Cancer Incidence for Greenpoint 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 189.2 367.0 24.4 218.4 331.2 19.9
Oral cavity and pharynx 6.2 10.7 3.9 3.2 5.0 2.5
Esophagus 1.0 2.3 2.1 1.0 1.5 1.4
Stomach 5.4 11.8 4.6 4.6 6.6 2.7
Colorectal 22.2 44.3 8.6 20.8 31.0 6.0
Colon excluding rectum 14.6 29.7 7.1 14.6 21.7 5.0
Rectum & rectosigmoid 7.6 14.6 4.8 6.2 9.3 3.3
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 7.4 13.8 4.6 3.0 4.9 2.5
Pancreas 7.0 14.7 5.0 5.4 8.1 3.1
Larynx 3.8 6.6 3.1 0.4 0.6 0.9
Lung and bronchus 21.6 44.9 8.7 23.0 34.6 6.4
Melanoma of the skin 4.6 7.6 3.2 7.8 11.8 3.8
Female breast       56.2 87.6 10.3
Cervix uteri       3.8 5.8 2.6
Corpus uterus and NOS       13.8 21.0 5.0
Ovary       8.4 12.5 3.8
Prostate 41.0 79.7 11.3      
Testis 4.8 6.1 2.5      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 13.2 29.7 7.4 6.4 9.9 3.5
Kidney and renal pelvis 9.2 16.4 4.9 5.0 7.4 2.9
Brain and other nervous system 3.2 6.2 3.2 3.0 4.3 2.2
Thyroid 2.4 3.4 1.9 14.0 20.9 4.9
Hodgkin lymphoma 1.2 1.7 1.4 2.4 3.0 1.7
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 8.8 15.2 4.7 11.0 17.4 4.7
Myeloma 2.2 4.1 2.5 2.8 4.4 2.3
Leukemias 6.8 13.9 4.8 4.2 6.0 2.6

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.