Cancer Incidence and Mortality for Kings County (Brooklyn), 2008-2012

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 5558.0 533.9 6.4 5868.4 414.6 4.8 1774.4 181.4 3.9 1914.0 131.6 2.7
Oral cavity and pharynx 153.6 14.1 1.0 76.6 5.4 0.5 39.2 3.7 0.5 20.0 1.4 0.3
Esophagus 62.6 6.1 0.7 25.0 1.7 0.3 49.4 4.9 0.6 18.8 1.3 0.3
Stomach 163.0 16.5 1.2 132.0 9.2 0.7 80.0 8.3 0.8 58.8 4.0 0.5
Colorectal 561.2 55.2 2.1 574.8 40.0 1.5 206.6 21.3 1.3 210.2 14.2 0.9
Colon excluding rectum 387.2 38.7 1.8 434.6 30.1 1.3 175.2 18.3 1.2 180.2 12.2 0.8
Rectum & rectosigmoid 174.0 16.5 1.1 140.2 9.9 0.7 31.4 3.1 0.5 30.0 2.0 0.3
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 176.6 16.1 1.1 72.4 5.0 0.5 106.6 10.1 0.9 58.4 4.0 0.5
Pancreas 163.4 16.3 1.1 186.8 12.8 0.8 126.8 12.8 1.0 149.8 10.2 0.7
Larynx 63.0 5.9 0.7 19.2 1.3 0.3 21.6 2.2 0.4 7.4 0.5 0.2
Lung and bronchus 648.6 65.2 2.3 560.6 39.2 1.5 437.6 44.6 1.9 359.2 24.8 1.2
Melanoma of the skin 120.4 11.7 1.0 102.8 7.3 0.6 19.6 1.9 0.4 13.8 1.0 0.2
Female breast       1584.6 113.9 2.5       326.8 22.8 1.1
Cervix uteri       144.2 10.6 0.8       44.4 3.2 0.4
Corpus uterus and NOS       454.2 31.6 1.3       101.8 7.0 0.6
Ovary       169.2 12.0 0.8       99.6 6.8 0.6
Prostate 1666.0 155.7 3.4       213.0 23.8 1.4      
Testis 55.6 4.4 0.5       2.8 0.2 0.1      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 294.6 30.4 1.6 115.0 7.9 0.7 49.4 5.5 0.7 31.8 2.1 0.3
Kidney and renal pelvis 212.4 20.0 1.2 136.4 9.7 0.7 41.4 4.2 0.6 22.8 1.5 0.3
Brain and other nervous system 78.6 7.1 0.7 66.4 4.7 0.5 35.8 3.3 0.5 31.6 2.2 0.4
Thyroid 100.0 8.8 0.8 396.0 28.7 1.3 7.0 0.7 0.3 8.8 0.6 0.2
Hodgkin lymphoma 44.2 3.8 0.5 35.2 2.5 0.4 6.6 0.6 0.2 3.6 0.3 0.1
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 250.6 23.9 1.4 236.8 16.6 1.0 63.4 6.4 0.7 62.8 4.3 0.5
Myeloma 104.0 10.2 0.9 106.2 7.5 0.6 33.0 3.3 0.5 33.0 2.3 0.3
Leukemias 164.6 15.8 1.1 147.6 10.3 0.8 68.8 6.9 0.7 62.4 4.2 0.5

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