Cancer Incidence and Mortality among Non-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 4873.8 542.6 7.0 5228.6 434.6 5.4 1559.8 183.1 4.1 1712.0 136.2 2.9
Oral cavity and pharynx 131.6 14.3 1.1 69.2 5.7 0.6 37.0 4.0 0.6 17.2 1.4 0.3
Esophagus 53.0 5.9 0.7 21.8 1.7 0.3 40.8 4.6 0.7 14.2 1.1 0.3
Stomach 144.0 16.7 1.2 114.0 9.2 0.8 68.6 8.2 0.9 51.0 3.9 0.5
Colorectal 490.0 55.8 2.3 489.0 39.6 1.6 172.8 20.4 1.4 174.2 13.4 0.9
Colon excluding rectum 339.0 39.0 1.9 371.6 29.9 1.4 144.0 17.2 1.3 150.6 11.6 0.8
Rectum & rectosigmoid 151.0 16.8 1.2 117.4 9.8 0.8 28.8 3.2 0.5 23.6 1.9 0.3
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 148.6 16.0 1.2 64.8 5.3 0.6 88.2 9.8 0.9 49.4 3.9 0.5
Pancreas 148.0 17.1 1.3 170.6 13.6 0.9 116.6 13.6 1.1 134.2 10.6 0.8
Larynx 52.6 5.7 0.7 14.4 1.2 0.3 18.0 2.0 0.4 5.6 0.5 0.2
Lung and bronchus 581.4 67.2 2.5 513.4 41.8 1.6 394.2 46.1 2.1 334.2 26.8 1.3
Melanoma of the skin 115.8 13.1 1.1 102.2 8.6 0.8 17.8 2.0 0.4 13.4 1.1 0.3
Female breast       1435.8 122.4 2.9       290.4 23.6 1.2
Cervix uteri       113.2 9.9 0.8       36.0 3.0 0.4
Corpus uterus and NOS       390.0 31.9 1.4       90.0 7.2 0.7
Ovary       149.2 12.6 0.9       89.6 7.3 0.7
Prostate 1423.4 153.1 3.6       186.8 23.4 1.5      
Testis 44.4 4.4 0.6       2.2 0.2 0.1      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 264.2 31.2 1.7 100.4 7.9 0.7 47.2 5.8 0.8 30.4 2.3 0.4
Kidney and renal pelvis 189.8 20.8 1.3 124.4 10.3 0.8 37.4 4.3 0.6 24.2 1.8 0.3
Brain and other nervous system 70.0 7.5 0.8 59.2 5.0 0.6 32.2 3.5 0.6 33.8 2.8 0.4
Thyroid 104.0 11.1 1.0 367.0 32.0 1.5 6.2 0.8 0.3 8.8 0.7 0.2
Hodgkin lymphoma 33.2 3.4 0.5 29.2 2.6 0.4 4.0 0.4 0.2 2.8 0.2 0.1
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 210.2 23.5 1.4 209.6 17.2 1.1 55.8 6.5 0.8 57.2 4.5 0.5
Myeloma 97.0 11.0 1.0 98.0 8.0 0.7 31.4 3.6 0.6 31.8 2.5 0.4
Leukemias 159.4 17.8 1.3 130.4 10.7 0.8 61.6 7.2 0.8 53.2 4.2 0.5

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.