Cancer Incidence for East New York and New Lots 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 350.8 561.5 27.9 315.8 350.3 17.6
Oral cavity and pharynx 10.4 16.8 4.9 5.4 5.7 2.2
Esophagus 5.0 8.3 3.5 2.2 2.6 1.6
Stomach 8.6 15.6 5.0 9.0 10.4 3.1
Colorectal 37.2 61.8 9.4 30.0 33.6 5.5
Colon excluding rectum 25.4 44.2 8.2 22.6 25.5 4.8
Rectum & rectosigmoid 11.8 17.6 4.7 7.4 8.2 2.7
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 13.2 19.5 4.9 4.8 6.0 2.4
Pancreas 7.0 12.0 4.3 10.2 12.6 3.5
Larynx 5.0 7.0 2.8 1.8 2.0 1.3
Lung and bronchus 36.2 62.7 9.8 30.2 34.6 5.6
Melanoma of the skin 1.4 3.2 2.6 2.2 2.5 1.5
Female breast       90.0 98.6 9.3
Cervix uteri       10.8 12.1 3.3
Corpus uterus and NOS       25.8 27.6 4.8
Ovary       6.0 6.5 2.4
Prostate 136.4 212.6 16.7      
Testis 1.6 1.8 1.3      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 9.8 19.8 6.0 5.0 6.1 2.4
Kidney and renal pelvis 10.4 15.2 4.3 6.8 7.4 2.5
Brain and other nervous system 4.4 5.7 2.4 2.8 2.9 1.5
Thyroid 2.0 3.2 2.1 14.4 14.6 3.4
Hodgkin lymphoma 3.8 4.1 1.9 2.4 2.3 1.3
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 16.2 25.8 6.0 12.0 12.7 3.3
Myeloma 6.8 11.1 3.9 9.0 10.3 3.1
Leukemias 7.0 11.0 4.0 6.6 7.6 2.7

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.