Cancer Incidence and Mortality for Kings County (Brooklyn), 2007-2011

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 5539.2 541.9 6.5 5789.2 413.6 4.8 1748.6 181.2 3.9 1899.4 132.0 2.7
Oral cavity and pharynx 149.4 14.0 1.0 79.6 5.7 0.6 41.6 4.0 0.5 18.6 1.3 0.3
Esophagus 64.4 6.4 0.7 28.6 2.0 0.3 53.0 5.3 0.6 19.0 1.3 0.3
Stomach 160.4 16.4 1.2 132.4 9.3 0.7 77.6 8.2 0.8 58.8 4.0 0.5
Colorectal 579.2 58.1 2.2 598.4 42.1 1.5 206.8 21.7 1.3 209.0 14.3 0.9
Colon excluding rectum 398.6 40.6 1.8 453.2 31.7 1.3 176.8 18.7 1.3 180.2 12.4 0.8
Rectum & rectosigmoid 180.6 17.6 1.2 145.2 10.4 0.8 30.0 3.0 0.5 28.8 2.0 0.3
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 172.6 16.0 1.1 67.6 4.8 0.5 105.4 10.1 0.9 56.4 3.9 0.5
Pancreas 157.6 16.1 1.1 177.8 12.2 0.8 122.8 12.7 1.0 142.2 9.7 0.7
Larynx 64.0 6.1 0.7 19.8 1.4 0.3 23.4 2.4 0.4 8.2 0.6 0.2
Lung and bronchus 640.4 65.4 2.3 553.4 39.1 1.5 427.4 44.2 1.9 362.8 25.3 1.2
Melanoma of the skin 119.6 11.8 1.0 102.2 7.3 0.6 17.0 1.7 0.4 15.4 1.1 0.2
Female breast       1555.6 113.0 2.5       326.2 22.9 1.1
Cervix uteri       144.2 10.7 0.8       45.8 3.3 0.4
Corpus uterus and NOS       445.0 31.4 1.3       97.6 6.8 0.6
Ovary       170.0 12.1 0.8       95.2 6.6 0.6
Prostate 1699.6 162.6 3.5       211.2 23.9 1.5      
Testis 54.0 4.4 0.5       2.2 0.2 0.1      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 289.6 30.5 1.6 114.8 8.0 0.7 46.4 5.3 0.7 31.4 2.1 0.3
Kidney and renal pelvis 211.6 20.3 1.2 131.8 9.5 0.7 41.8 4.3 0.6 24.0 1.6 0.3
Brain and other nervous system 75.8 6.9 0.7 67.6 4.9 0.5 36.2 3.4 0.5 32.2 2.3 0.4
Thyroid 93.0 8.3 0.8 366.0 26.9 1.2 7.2 0.8 0.3 10.2 0.7 0.2
Hodgkin lymphoma 42.8 3.7 0.5 37.8 2.7 0.4 7.2 0.7 0.2 4.8 0.4 0.1
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 244.2 23.6 1.4 232.2 16.5 1.0 62.4 6.4 0.7 66.8 4.6 0.5
Myeloma 93.8 9.2 0.9 98.8 7.0 0.6 32.6 3.3 0.5 33.8 2.3 0.4
Leukemias 161.2 15.7 1.1 144.0 10.2 0.8 67.6 6.9 0.7 62.4 4.3 0.5

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