Cancer Incidence for Sunset Park 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 246.4 503.7 29.6 246.6 410.2 23.1
Oral cavity and pharynx 10.8 18.5 5.1 4.2 6.7 2.9
Esophagus 3.4 7.0 3.5 1.0 1.8 1.6
Stomach 13.6 26.6 6.7 7.2 12.1 4.0
Colorectal 29.8 62.1 10.5 24.4 41.9 7.5
Colon excluding rectum 19.2 43.2 9.1 16.6 28.7 6.2
Rectum & rectosigmoid 10.6 18.9 5.3 7.8 13.2 4.2
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 16.6 31.6 7.2 5.0 8.3 3.3
Pancreas 6.6 13.2 4.7 5.2 8.8 3.4
Larynx 3.4 5.9 2.9 0.4 0.7 1.0
Lung and bronchus 31.4 72.4 11.9 22.2 38.5 7.2
Melanoma of the skin 4.2 9.1 4.1 2.8 4.5 2.4
Female breast       58.8 97.0 11.2
Cervix uteri       7.2 11.4 3.8
Corpus uterus and NOS       16.2 26.0 5.7
Ovary       10.2 16.6 4.6
Prostate 40.4 85.9 12.4      
Testis 3.8 5.8 2.7      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 10.4 23.2 6.6 5.2 9.3 3.6
Kidney and renal pelvis 9.2 17.7 5.4 6.4 10.9 3.8
Brain and other nervous system 4.6 6.9 2.9 2.2 3.7 2.2
Thyroid 7.8 14.0 4.6 27.4 43.2 7.3
Hodgkin lymphoma 1.4 2.7 2.2 1.8 3.0 2.0
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 9.2 18.9 5.8 7.6 12.9 4.2
Myeloma 6.4 14.1 5.1 3.2 6.0 2.9
Leukemias 7.8 14.4 4.8 6.6 11.3 3.9

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.