Cancer Incidence and Mortality among Hispanics, Kings County (Brooklyn), 2009-2013

Source: New York State Cancer Registry

Site of Cancer Incidence Mortality
Males Females Males Females
Average Annual Cases Rate per 100,000 Males 95% CI (+/-) Average Annual Cases Rate per 100,000 Females 95% CI (+/-) Average Annual Deaths Rate per 100,000 Males 95% CI (+/-) Average Annual Deaths Rate per 100,000 Females 95% CI (+/-)
All Invasive Malignant Tumors 698.6 433.7 15.5 730.2 320.8 10.6 241.8 167.9 10.3 231.6 107.8 6.3
Oral cavity and pharynx 25.0 14.7 2.7 8.2 3.6 1.1 6.0 3.3 1.2 1.8 0.8 0.5
Esophagus 10.0 6.7 2.0 3.8 1.8 0.8 7.8 4.6 1.5 2.8 1.2 0.7
Stomach 27.0 18.0 3.3 18.8 8.7 1.8 10.4 7.3 2.2 8.6 3.9 1.2
Colorectal 76.0 47.3 5.1 66.4 30.1 3.3 28.4 19.4 3.4 29.4 14.0 2.3
Colon excluding rectum 47.2 30.8 4.3 46.8 21.5 2.8 24.8 17.1 3.3 26.0 12.5 2.2
Rectum & rectosigmoid 28.8 16.5 2.9 19.6 8.6 1.7 3.6 2.3 1.1 3.4 1.6 0.8
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 39.4 22.3 3.3 15.2 7.0 1.6 23.0 14.0 2.7 12.2 5.6 1.4
Pancreas 19.4 11.8 2.5 20.8 9.8 1.9 16.0 10.1 2.4 14.4 6.9 1.6
Larynx 10.4 6.4 1.8 2.4 1.0 0.6 5.2 3.3 1.3 0.8 0.4 0.4
Lung and bronchus 67.0 46.4 5.3 56.0 25.6 3.0 45.8 32.9 4.6 31.4 14.7 2.3
Melanoma of the skin 4.0 2.3 1.1 4.8 2.2 0.9 1.8 1.4 1.0 0.8 0.4 0.4
Female breast       196.4 85.3 5.4       39.6 18.4 2.6
Cervix uteri       27.2 11.6 2.0       8.6 3.8 1.2
Corpus uterus and NOS       60.6 25.7 2.9       11.6 5.3 1.4
Ovary       18.4 7.8 1.6       12.2 5.6 1.4
Prostate 195.0 123.1 8.2       29.6 26.2 4.5      
Testis 11.4 4.3 1.2       0.6 0.2 0.2      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 27.2 20.7 3.7 10.4 5.0 1.4 4.8 4.1 1.7 2.8 1.5 0.8
Kidney and renal pelvis 23.0 12.9 2.5 16.4 7.2 1.6 4.6 2.9 1.3 2.4 1.1 0.6
Brain and other nervous system 10.6 5.1 1.5 9.4 3.9 1.1 4.8 2.5 1.1 2.6 1.1 0.6
Thyroid 6.4 3.3 1.2 53.0 21.6 2.6 1.2 1.0 0.8 1.0 0.4 0.4
Hodgkin lymphoma 7.4 3.6 1.2 6.4 2.5 0.9 1.6 1.1 0.8 1.0 0.4 0.3
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 38.4 21.8 3.3 33.4 14.5 2.2 9.8 6.6 2.0 8.2 3.9 1.2
Myeloma 12.2 7.6 2.1 15.0 7.0 1.6 4.4 3.2 1.4 3.0 1.4 0.7
Leukemias 21.0 12.3 2.6 19.6 8.6 1.7 9.8 6.3 2.0 9.8 4.7 1.3

Notes

  • Incidence data are provisional, November 2015.
  • Rates are per 100,000 persons, age-adjusted to the 2000 US standard population, with 95% confidence intervals.
  • Rates based on fewer than 4 cases or deaths per year are unstable and should be used with caution. NOS = Not otherwise specified.
  • NYSCR mortality statistics might differ slightly from official mortality statistics due to the availability of additional demographic information.