Cancer Incidence for Flatbush 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 646.0 534.1 19.3 685.0 378.4 12.9
Oral cavity and pharynx 11.4 9.4 2.6 7.2 4.1 1.4
Esophagus 6.2 4.9 1.8 3.4 2.0 1.0
Stomach 16.4 15.1 3.4 16.6 9.6 2.1
Colorectal 60.6 53.0 6.3 65.6 37.0 4.1
Colon excluding rectum 46.0 40.5 5.5 48.0 27.0 3.5
Rectum & rectosigmoid 14.6 12.4 3.0 17.6 9.9 2.1
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 13.4 10.5 2.7 8.8 4.9 1.5
Pancreas 15.8 13.8 3.2 21.8 12.6 2.4
Larynx 5.8 5.0 1.9 1.6 0.8 0.6
Lung and bronchus 51.0 44.5 5.8 52.2 29.0 3.6
Melanoma of the skin 4.6 4.2 1.8 2.4 1.3 0.8
Female breast       204.2 111.6 7.0
Cervix uteri       24.0 13.4 2.4
Corpus uterus and NOS       66.4 33.9 3.7
Ovary       19.8 11.0 2.2
Prostate 307.0 243.9 12.7      
Testis 1.6 1.0 0.7      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 16.2 16.1 3.7 10.8 6.1 1.7
Kidney and renal pelvis 16.8 13.3 3.0 11.8 6.5 1.7
Brain and other nervous system 5.6 4.4 1.7 7.0 3.8 1.3
Thyroid 7.6 5.5 1.8 31.4 17.4 2.8
Hodgkin lymphoma 6.2 4.7 1.7 2.8 1.6 0.8
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 17.0 13.1 2.9 27.2 15.1 2.6
Myeloma 17.2 15.0 3.4 19.6 10.9 2.2
Leukemias 16.4 13.5 3.1 17.0 9.8 2.1

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.