Cancer Incidence for Brookhaven, Suffolk County, 2008-2012

Source: New York State Cancer Registry

Site of Cancer Males Females
Average Annual Cases Rate per 100,000 Males 95% CI (+/-) Average Annual Cases Rate per 100,000 Females 95% CI (+/-)
All Invasive Malignant Tumors 1422.2 635.0 14.8 1451.8 538.2 12.4
Oral cavity and pharynx 35.2 14.4 2.1 16.6 6.1 1.3
Esophagus 20.8 9.1 1.7 6.6 2.4 0.8
Stomach 24.8 11.2 2.0 14.2 5.4 1.3
Colorectal 132.0 61.3 4.7 109.2 40.5 3.4
Colon excluding rectum 92.6 43.9 4.0 80.4 30.0 2.9
Rectum & rectosigmoid 39.4 17.4 2.4 28.8 10.5 1.7
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 34.4 14.4 2.2 8.2 3.0 0.9
Pancreas 36.4 16.6 2.4 36.0 13.5 2.0
Larynx 15.2 6.2 1.4 4.8 1.9 0.8
Lung and bronchus 187.8 88.5 5.7 216.6 79.9 4.8
Melanoma of the skin 72.0 32.9 3.4 50.6 19.3 2.4
Female breast       406.6 148.7 6.5
Cervix uteri       17.2 6.9 1.5
Corpus uterus and NOS       97.8 34.8 3.1
Ovary       40.2 14.6 2.0
Prostate 357.8 148.7 6.9      
Testis 18.0 7.8 1.6      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 101.0 48.6 4.2 37.6 14.0 2.0
Kidney and renal pelvis 64.6 27.9 3.0 42.4 16.3 2.2
Brain and other nervous system 20.2 8.7 1.7 14.0 5.5 1.3
Thyroid 34.2 13.9 2.1 92.2 36.0 3.3
Hodgkin lymphoma 9.4 3.9 1.1 9.2 3.8 1.1
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 63.4 29.2 3.2 49.2 18.2 2.3
Myeloma 20.8 10.0 1.9 21.2 7.6 1.4
Leukemias 55.4 25.4 3.0 38.4 14.4 2.0

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 per year are unstable and should be used with caution. NOS = Not otherwise specified.