Cancer Incidence and Mortality among Non-Hispanic Whites, 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 2478.8 538.3 9.6 2722.4 485.8 8.6 789.0 170.3 5.4 884.0 138.1 4.3
Oral cavity and pharynx 55.4 12.3 1.5 30.0 5.1 0.9 14.6 3.2 0.7 7.0 1.1 0.4
Esophagus 24.6 5.3 1.0 9.4 1.4 0.4 19.6 4.3 0.9 7.0 1.0 0.3
Stomach 65.6 14.4 1.6 51.2 8.1 1.1 32.2 7.0 1.1 26.2 3.8 0.7
Colorectal 259.2 56.5 3.1 251.6 41.1 2.4 86.2 18.5 1.8 89.0 12.7 1.3
Colon excluding rectum 178.6 38.6 2.6 191.8 30.3 2.0 73.0 15.6 1.6 76.8 10.9 1.2
Rectum & rectosigmoid 80.6 17.9 1.8 59.8 10.8 1.3 13.2 2.9 0.7 12.2 1.9 0.5
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 54.4 11.7 1.4 24.2 4.2 0.8 35.2 7.6 1.1 21.4 3.4 0.7
Pancreas 90.6 19.7 1.8 91.4 14.2 1.4 74.2 16.0 1.7 74.2 11.0 1.2
Larynx 25.8 5.5 1.0 6.0 1.1 0.4 6.8 1.4 0.5 2.0 0.3 0.2
Lung and bronchus 310.0 68.1 3.4 286.8 47.4 2.6 205.2 44.9 2.8 185.4 29.5 2.0
Melanoma of the skin 103.8 22.6 2.0 90.2 17.1 1.7 15.8 3.4 0.8 11.2 1.9 0.5
Female breast       702.2 134.3 4.6       139.0 23.1 1.8
Cervix uteri       33.4 6.9 1.1       9.8 1.8 0.5
Corpus uterus and NOS       181.4 33.2 2.2       34.4 5.8 0.9
Ovary       81.2 15.1 1.5       50.0 8.2 1.1
Prostate 507.0 108.3 4.3       64.2 13.6 1.5      
Testis 35.8 7.3 1.1       1.4 0.3 0.2      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 199.6 43.2 2.7 66.8 10.7 1.2 33.2 7.0 1.1 19.2 2.6 0.5
Kidney and renal pelvis 116.8 25.7 2.1 73.8 13.3 1.4 23.0 4.8 0.9 16.8 2.4 0.5
Brain and other nervous system 42.8 9.3 1.3 35.2 6.5 1.0 18.8 4.2 0.9 22.4 3.8 0.7
Thyroid 73.0 16.1 1.7 216.2 44.9 2.8 3.8 0.8 0.4 3.8 0.6 0.3
Hodgkin lymphoma 16.2 3.6 0.8 18.6 3.7 0.8 2.0 0.4 0.3 1.8 0.4 0.3
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 129.6 28.5 2.2 121.0 20.4 1.7 31.6 6.8 1.1 33.6 4.8 0.8
Myeloma 40.6 8.9 1.2 31.2 5.1 0.8 12.2 2.7 0.7 11.6 1.7 0.5
Leukemias 99.4 21.4 1.9 81.4 13.7 1.4 37.6 8.0 1.2 32.2 4.9 0.8

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.