Cancer Incidence and Mortality among Non-Hispanics, Kings County (Brooklyn), 2007-2011

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 4835.0 557.3 7.1 5067.2 429.5 5.4 1513.4 182.5 4.2 1682.0 136.6 3.0
Oral cavity and pharynx 123.0 13.7 1.1 70.8 6.0 0.6 34.6 3.9 0.6 16.4 1.3 0.3
Esophagus 56.4 6.5 0.8 24.4 2.0 0.4 46.4 5.4 0.7 16.8 1.3 0.3
Stomach 135.6 16.3 1.2 112.2 9.2 0.8 66.8 8.2 0.9 51.2 4.1 0.5
Colorectal 499.6 58.9 2.3 525.0 43.3 1.7 179.8 21.9 1.5 179.6 14.2 0.9
Colon excluding rectum 346.8 41.2 2.0 400.8 32.8 1.5 152.4 18.7 1.3 155.0 12.3 0.9
Rectum & rectosigmoid 152.8 17.7 1.3 124.2 10.5 0.8 27.4 3.2 0.5 24.6 1.9 0.3
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 138.0 15.2 1.2 56.6 4.7 0.6 83.2 9.4 0.9 47.8 3.9 0.5
Pancreas 138.4 16.5 1.2 157.6 12.6 0.9 108.4 13.0 1.1 126.8 10.0 0.8
Larynx 51.8 5.8 0.7 16.8 1.4 0.3 19.2 2.3 0.5 7.6 0.6 0.2
Lung and bronchus 569.6 67.8 2.5 498.8 41.3 1.6 379.4 45.6 2.1 329.8 26.9 1.3
Melanoma of the skin 116.2 13.5 1.1 97.2 8.4 0.8 16.0 1.9 0.4 14.4 1.2 0.3
Female breast       1359.6 118.1 2.8       292.2 24.2 1.3
Cervix uteri       117.6 10.6 0.9       38.0 3.3 0.5
Corpus uterus and NOS       385.2 32.3 1.5       86.6 7.1 0.7
Ovary       151.0 12.9 0.9       83.8 6.8 0.7
Prostate 1496.0 168.1 3.9       181.0 23.3 1.5      
Testis 43.4 4.5 0.6       1.6 0.2 0.1      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 264.0 32.1 1.8 102.8 8.3 0.7 43.4 5.6 0.8 28.6 2.2 0.4
Kidney and renal pelvis 189.8 21.6 1.4 114.4 9.7 0.8 36.0 4.3 0.6 21.4 1.7 0.3
Brain and other nervous system 63.4 7.1 0.8 57.2 5.0 0.6 30.6 3.4 0.6 29.6 2.6 0.4
Thyroid 85.4 9.3 0.9 321.0 28.6 1.4 6.6 0.8 0.3 9.4 0.8 0.2
Hodgkin lymphoma 36.2 3.8 0.6 31.6 2.8 0.4 6.2 0.7 0.2 3.4 0.3 0.2
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 206.4 23.7 1.5 198.2 16.6 1.1 52.8 6.3 0.8 57.4 4.6 0.5
Myeloma 82.4 9.6 0.9 86.2 7.2 0.7 28.4 3.4 0.6 30.8 2.5 0.4
Leukemias 139.0 16.1 1.2 126.2 10.6 0.8 59.0 7.1 0.8 53.6 4.4 0.5

Notes

  • Incidence data are provisional, November 2013.
  • 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.