Cancer Incidence for Sunset Park 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 238.8 494.4 29.5 238.4 401.9 23.0
Oral cavity and pharynx 8.8 16.4 5.1 4.4 7.3 3.1
Esophagus 3.4 7.2 3.6 1.0 1.8 1.6
Stomach 12.4 23.7 6.2 7.0 11.8 3.9
Colorectal 30.4 63.9 10.7 25.6 44.6 7.8
Colon excluding rectum 18.8 42.5 9.0 17.6 30.8 6.5
Rectum & rectosigmoid 11.6 21.5 5.8 8.0 13.8 4.3
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 14.8 28.5 6.8 4.0 6.5 2.9
Pancreas 6.2 12.1 4.4 4.8 8.3 3.3
Larynx 3.2 5.8 3.0 0.2 0.4 0.7
Lung and bronchus 29.6 69.1 11.6 20.4 36.1 7.1
Melanoma of the skin 3.4 7.4 3.7 3.2 5.2 2.6
Female breast       56.0 93.6 11.0
Cervix uteri       6.8 11.1 3.7
Corpus uterus and NOS       17.2 28.2 6.0
Ovary       10.4 17.2 4.7
Prostate 44.6 95.0 12.9      
Testis 3.2 5.0 2.5      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 9.6 22.4 6.6 4.8 8.6 3.5
Kidney and renal pelvis 10.0 18.9 5.5 5.8 9.9 3.6
Brain and other nervous system 3.8 5.7 2.6 1.6 2.7 1.9
Thyroid 7.2 13.2 4.5 26.0 41.9 7.3
Hodgkin lymphoma 1.4 2.7 2.2 1.2 2.1 1.7
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 10.4 21.2 6.0 8.0 13.6 4.2
Myeloma 6.0 12.5 4.7 3.2 5.8 2.9
Leukemias 7.4 14.3 4.8 5.4 9.4 3.6

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.