Childhood and Adolescent Cancer Incidence by New York City Neighborhood, 0-19 Years Old, 2008-2012

Source: New York State Cancer Registry

Borough/Neighborhood Average Annual Cases Rate per 1,000,000 95% CI (+/-)
New York State 954.6 193.0 5.5
New York City 382.4 188.6 8.5
Bronx
All of Bronx 78.6 187.1 18.5
Central Bronx 12.2 161.0 40.5
Bronx Park and Fordham 16.6 203.5 43.9
High Bridge and Morrisania 11.4 157.4 40.9
Hunts Point and Mott Haven 8.6 171.2 51.4
Kingsbridge and Riverdale 4.8 223.5 89.6
Northeast Bronx 9.6 186.4 52.8
Southeast Bronx 16.8 197.1 42.2
Kings
All of Kings (Brooklyn) 118.0 175.0 14.2
Central Brooklyn 13.6 134.5 32.0
Southwest Brooklyn 9.4 224.5 64.3
Borough Park 20.0 204.3 40.4
Canarsie and Flatlands 8.2 154.5 47.4
Southern Brooklyn 13.6 208.3 49.6
Northwest Brooklyn 8.0 158.2 49.1
Flatbush 12.2 136.1 34.3
East New York and New Lots 9.6 148.3 42.1
Greenpoint 4.6 122.3 50.3
Sunset Park 8.4 228.1 69.4
Bushwick and Williamsburg 9.8 135.2 38.1
New York
All of New York (Manhattan) 62.0 213.9 24.1
Central Harlem 8.4 172.7 53.1
Chelsea and Clinton 3.8 245.4 113.0
East Harlem 5.0 156.0 62.3
Gramercy Park and Murray Hill 5.2 382.9 151.1
Greenwich Village and Soho 1.8 156.8 103.4
Lower Manhattan 2.6 306.6 168.1
Lower East Side 4.6 129.0 53.7
Upper East Side 12.0 353.3 92.5
Upper West Side 5.8 151.5 55.8
Inwood and Washington Heights 11.4 152.2 40.4
Queens
All of Queens 99.2 190.2 16.8
Northeast Queens 3.8 213.4 96.1
North Queens 9.6 175.9 49.8
Central Queens 5.6 237.6 88.2
Jamaica 14.0 178.9 42.0
Northwest Queens 7.6 158.6 50.6
West Central Queens 8.8 164.7 48.8
Rockaway 6.8 203.0 68.4
Southeast Queens 9.4 188.6 54.0
Southwest Queens 14.4 200.6 46.4
West Queens 19.4 172.4 34.4
Richmond
All of Richmond (Staten Island) 24.6 202.5 35.8
Port Richmond 3.2 153.3 75.1
South Shore 11.4 229.0 59.5
Stapleton and St. George 6.2 182.2 64.2
Mid-Island 3.8 171.8 77.3

Notes

  • Incidence data are provisional, November 2014.
  • Rates are per 1,000,000 children, age-adjusted to the 2000 US standard population, with 95% confidence intervals.
  • Rates based on fewer than 4 cases per year are unstable and should be used with caution.