Cancer Incidence for Canarsie and Flatlands 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 501.8 553.2 22.1 515.4 406.0 15.9
Oral cavity and pharynx 10.2 11.4 3.2 4.6 3.2 1.3
Esophagus 3.0 3.5 1.8 1.2 0.9 0.8
Stomach 13.4 15.4 3.8 10.0 8.0 2.3
Colorectal 48.8 55.5 7.1 49.6 38.6 4.9
Colon excluding rectum 34.4 39.5 6.0 38.2 29.0 4.2
Rectum & rectosigmoid 14.4 16.0 3.8 11.4 9.6 2.5
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 10.4 11.2 3.1 5.0 3.7 1.5
Pancreas 12.6 14.7 3.7 16.4 13.0 2.8
Larynx 3.8 4.0 1.8 1.8 1.3 0.9
Lung and bronchus 53.8 62.4 7.6 45.2 34.7 4.6
Melanoma of the skin 10.6 12.3 3.4 7.2 5.5 1.8
Female breast       152.0 120.8 8.7
Cervix uteri       15.0 12.2 2.8
Corpus uterus and NOS       48.0 36.1 4.6
Ovary       14.6 11.5 2.7
Prostate 194.4 202.9 13.0      
Testis 4.6 5.2 2.2      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 23.8 27.7 5.1 8.8 7.0 2.1
Kidney and renal pelvis 18.6 20.7 4.3 10.2 7.9 2.2
Brain and other nervous system 5.0 5.7 2.3 5.0 4.4 1.8
Thyroid 8.2 8.8 2.7 30.4 25.2 4.1
Hodgkin lymphoma 3.4 3.8 1.8 3.6 3.4 1.6
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 21.8 24.4 4.7 17.0 13.7 3.0
Myeloma 10.6 11.4 3.1 12.0 9.1 2.3
Leukemias 12.2 14.1 3.6 11.0 9.1 2.5

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