Cancer Incidence and Mortality among Non-Hispanics, Kings County (Brooklyn), 2008-2012

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 4865.2 551.7 7.1 5149.2 432.8 5.4 1537.0 183.4 4.2 1691.2 136.3 3.0
Oral cavity and pharynx 128.2 14.1 1.1 68.4 5.8 0.6 32.8 3.7 0.6 17.8 1.4 0.3
Esophagus 53.4 6.0 0.7 21.2 1.7 0.3 41.4 4.8 0.7 16.4 1.3 0.3
Stomach 137.6 16.4 1.2 113.8 9.3 0.8 69.6 8.5 0.9 50.8 4.0 0.5
Colorectal 484.4 56.3 2.3 508.4 41.6 1.6 179.0 21.6 1.4 180.6 14.2 0.9
Colon excluding rectum 337.8 39.6 1.9 388.6 31.6 1.4 150.2 18.3 1.3 154.4 12.1 0.9
Rectum & rectosigmoid 146.6 16.6 1.2 119.8 10.1 0.8 28.8 3.3 0.5 26.2 2.1 0.4
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 142.4 15.5 1.2 58.8 4.8 0.6 83.8 9.4 0.9 48.2 3.9 0.5
Pancreas 144.8 17.0 1.3 166.8 13.4 0.9 110.6 13.0 1.1 135.6 10.7 0.8
Larynx 52.6 5.8 0.7 16.6 1.4 0.3 17.4 2.1 0.4 6.6 0.6 0.2
Lung and bronchus 580.2 68.1 2.5 504.2 41.5 1.6 393.4 46.7 2.1 326.6 26.4 1.3
Melanoma of the skin 116.6 13.5 1.1 98.0 8.4 0.8 17.8 2.1 0.4 12.8 1.0 0.3
Female breast       1393.6 120.2 2.9       292.4 24.1 1.3
Cervix uteri       117.4 10.4 0.9       36.0 3.0 0.5
Corpus uterus and NOS       392.8 32.6 1.5       89.8 7.3 0.7
Ovary       150.6 12.8 0.9       87.2 7.1 0.7
Prostate 1470.2 161.7 3.8       182.0 23.2 1.5      
Testis 45.2 4.5 0.6       2.0 0.2 0.1      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 264.8 31.7 1.7 103.6 8.3 0.7 44.6 5.6 0.7 29.2 2.2 0.4
Kidney and renal pelvis 189.4 21.2 1.4 119.4 10.0 0.8 36.4 4.3 0.6 20.4 1.5 0.3
Brain and other nervous system 67.0 7.4 0.8 56.4 4.8 0.6 31.2 3.5 0.6 28.8 2.4 0.4
Thyroid 94.0 10.1 0.9 346.2 30.5 1.5 6.2 0.8 0.3 7.8 0.6 0.2
Hodgkin lymphoma 37.2 3.9 0.6 29.6 2.6 0.4 5.6 0.6 0.2 2.6 0.2 0.1
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 211.6 24.0 1.5 202.6 16.9 1.1 53.4 6.3 0.8 54.6 4.3 0.5
Myeloma 92.6 10.7 1.0 92.0 7.6 0.7 29.0 3.4 0.6 30.0 2.4 0.4
Leukemias 144.2 16.4 1.2 128.4 10.6 0.8 60.0 7.1 0.8 54.0 4.3 0.5

Notes

  • Incidence data are provisional, November 2014.
  • 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.