Cancer Incidence for Brookhaven, Suffolk County, 2007-2011

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 1403.2 640.4 15.0 1426.0 535.9 12.4
Oral cavity and pharynx 33.2 13.9 2.1 17.4 6.6 1.4
Esophagus 19.6 8.8 1.7 6.6 2.5 0.9
Stomach 24.0 11.1 2.0 14.4 5.5 1.3
Colorectal 126.2 60.6 4.7 114.2 43.0 3.5
Colon excluding rectum 89.4 44.1 4.1 85.0 32.1 3.1
Rectum & rectosigmoid 36.8 16.5 2.4 29.2 10.9 1.8
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 34.0 14.5 2.2 7.4 2.8 0.9
Pancreas 35.8 16.4 2.4 35.0 13.3 2.0
Larynx 14.2 5.9 1.4 5.4 2.1 0.8
Lung and bronchus 189.0 91.0 5.8 211.8 79.1 4.8
Melanoma of the skin 69.4 32.3 3.4 49.6 19.1 2.4
Female breast       393.4 145.9 6.4
Cervix uteri       18.2 7.3 1.5
Corpus uterus and NOS       91.8 33.2 3.0
Ovary       39.8 14.7 2.0
Prostate 369.0 159.0 7.3      
Testis 16.8 7.1 1.5      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 94.0 45.8 4.1 35.2 13.3 2.0
Kidney and renal pelvis 63.6 28.1 3.1 39.8 15.4 2.1
Brain and other nervous system 21.2 9.4 1.8 13.8 5.4 1.3
Thyroid 34.4 14.3 2.1 89.2 35.1 3.3
Hodgkin lymphoma 8.2 3.5 1.1 9.4 3.9 1.1
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 60.0 27.8 3.1 48.8 18.4 2.3
Myeloma 20.2 9.7 1.9 19.6 7.3 1.4
Leukemias 53.0 24.8 3.0 39.0 14.8 2.1

Notes

  • Incidence data are provisional, November 2013.
  • 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.