Cancer Incidence for Flatbush 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 653.0 532.2 19.2 659.8 357.2 12.4
Oral cavity and pharynx 11.8 9.4 2.5 7.4 4.1 1.4
Esophagus 6.6 5.1 1.8 3.2 1.9 0.9
Stomach 15.6 13.7 3.2 16.8 9.4 2.0
Colorectal 61.6 52.8 6.2 62.0 34.3 3.9
Colon excluding rectum 47.2 40.5 5.4 45.4 25.0 3.3
Rectum & rectosigmoid 14.4 12.3 3.0 16.6 9.3 2.0
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 11.4 9.0 2.5 7.8 4.3 1.4
Pancreas 14.2 12.8 3.1 19.2 10.8 2.2
Larynx 5.0 4.2 1.7 1.8 0.9 0.6
Lung and bronchus 49.6 42.5 5.6 51.2 28.0 3.5
Melanoma of the skin 4.6 4.0 1.7 2.6 1.4 0.7
Female breast       197.6 105.6 6.7
Cervix uteri       22.8 12.4 2.3
Corpus uterus and NOS       65.4 33.1 3.7
Ovary       18.8 10.0 2.1
Prostate 316.4 248.3 12.8      
Testis 2.0 1.4 0.9      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 16.2 16.1 3.7 10.6 6.0 1.6
Kidney and renal pelvis 16.8 13.3 3.0 11.2 6.1 1.6
Brain and other nervous system 5.6 4.5 1.7 9.4 5.1 1.5
Thyroid 7.4 5.3 1.8 28.8 15.6 2.6
Hodgkin lymphoma 5.4 4.0 1.5 3.0 1.6 0.8
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 21.4 17.1 3.4 26.0 14.1 2.5
Myeloma 16.8 13.9 3.1 18.2 10.0 2.1
Leukemias 15.6 12.6 2.9 15.4 8.7 2.0

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.