Cancer Incidence for East New York and New Lots 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 342.6 556.0 27.9 310.8 349.2 17.7
Oral cavity and pharynx 11.2 18.2 5.1 4.8 5.2 2.1
Esophagus 4.8 7.8 3.3 2.4 2.8 1.6
Stomach 8.8 16.0 5.1 6.4 7.6 2.7
Colorectal 35.4 60.1 9.4 32.4 36.8 5.8
Colon excluding rectum 25.0 44.5 8.3 24.8 28.3 5.1
Rectum & rectosigmoid 10.4 15.6 4.4 7.6 8.5 2.8
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 12.4 18.7 4.9 4.8 5.9 2.4
Pancreas 7.2 12.1 4.2 10.0 12.1 3.4
Larynx 6.0 8.5 3.1 2.2 2.6 1.5
Lung and bronchus 33.8 59.7 9.6 31.6 36.2 5.8
Melanoma of the skin 1.2 3.0 2.5 2.4 2.9 1.7
Female breast       86.8 96.4 9.2
Cervix uteri       11.0 12.2 3.3
Corpus uterus and NOS       23.8 25.8 4.7
Ovary       6.6 7.3 2.5
Prostate 134.6 216.6 17.2      
Testis 1.4 1.6 1.2      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 9.2 18.7 5.8 5.4 6.9 2.6
Kidney and renal pelvis 9.8 14.4 4.2 6.6 7.1 2.5
Brain and other nervous system 5.6 7.1 2.7 2.8 2.9 1.5
Thyroid 2.2 3.4 2.1 13.4 14.1 3.4
Hodgkin lymphoma 3.4 3.9 1.9 2.2 2.1 1.3
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 16.4 25.3 5.8 12.4 13.7 3.5
Myeloma 6.6 10.4 3.7 6.2 7.2 2.6
Leukemias 7.6 11.0 3.8 7.0 8.1 2.8

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.