Cancer Incidence for Borough Park Neighborhood, Brooklyn, 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 712.6 482.7 16.1 758.2 410.4 13.5
Oral cavity and pharynx 17.8 11.9 2.5 11.8 6.4 1.7
Esophagus 6.4 4.3 1.5 3.2 1.4 0.7
Stomach 26.0 18.1 3.1 15.8 7.7 1.8
Colorectal 71.2 48.6 5.1 75.0 37.6 4.0
Colon excluding rectum 47.8 32.5 4.2 55.8 27.3 3.3
Rectum & rectosigmoid 23.4 16.0 2.9 19.2 10.3 2.1
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 27.2 18.4 3.1 9.4 5.3 1.5
Pancreas 23.2 15.7 2.9 28.2 13.3 2.3
Larynx 7.0 4.7 1.6 1.6 0.8 0.6
Lung and bronchus 92.2 64.4 6.0 69.0 35.2 3.8
Melanoma of the skin 20.2 13.4 2.6 14.8 7.8 1.8
Female breast       185.0 105.8 7.0
Cervix uteri       13.0 8.4 2.1
Corpus uterus and NOS       54.8 30.7 3.7
Ovary       23.4 13.4 2.5
Prostate 152.0 103.3 7.4      
Testis 7.8 5.0 1.6      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 54.2 37.3 4.5 15.0 7.1 1.7
Kidney and renal pelvis 31.6 21.4 3.4 20.2 11.1 2.2
Brain and other nervous system 16.8 10.8 2.3 11.2 6.1 1.6
Thyroid 17.8 11.7 2.5 70.4 44.2 4.7
Hodgkin lymphoma 5.2 3.4 1.3 4.4 2.7 1.1
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 36.0 24.0 3.6 32.6 16.6 2.6
Myeloma 10.8 7.2 2.0 6.6 3.5 1.2
Leukemias 28.4 18.5 3.1 24.8 12.6 2.3

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.