Cancer Incidence for Canarsie and Flatlands Neighborhood, Brooklyn, 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 498.4 547.1 21.9 511.8 400.2 15.7
Oral cavity and pharynx 11.2 12.3 3.3 6.4 4.6 1.6
Esophagus 3.4 3.7 1.8 1.2 1.0 0.8
Stomach 13.4 15.2 3.7 11.0 8.7 2.3
Colorectal 50.2 56.6 7.1 51.0 39.6 4.9
Colon excluding rectum 35.6 40.3 6.0 39.0 29.7 4.2
Rectum & rectosigmoid 14.6 16.3 3.8 12.0 9.9 2.5
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 10.8 11.6 3.2 5.2 3.9 1.5
Pancreas 11.6 13.6 3.5 16.6 13.0 2.8
Larynx 3.6 3.9 1.8 1.6 1.2 0.8
Lung and bronchus 50.8 58.3 7.3 47.4 36.1 4.6
Melanoma of the skin 11.2 12.5 3.3 6.2 4.8 1.7
Female breast       145.8 115.1 8.5
Cervix uteri       14.6 12.0 2.8
Corpus uterus and NOS       44.8 33.9 4.5
Ovary       15.8 12.2 2.7
Prostate 194.6 204.4 13.1      
Testis 4.8 5.4 2.2      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 25.4 29.5 5.2 9.6 7.6 2.2
Kidney and renal pelvis 19.8 22.1 4.4 10.8 8.1 2.2
Brain and other nervous system 5.0 5.8 2.3 4.6 4.0 1.7
Thyroid 7.8 8.1 2.6 30.2 25.0 4.0
Hodgkin lymphoma 3.2 3.6 1.8 4.2 3.9 1.7
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 20.0 22.4 4.5 18.0 14.4 3.0
Myeloma 9.2 9.6 2.8 10.6 8.0 2.2
Leukemias 10.0 11.3 3.2 10.4 8.4 2.3

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.