Cancer Incidence and Mortality among Blacks, Kings County (Brooklyn), 2010-2014

Source: New York State Cancer Registry

Site of Cancer Incidence Mortality
Males Females Males Females
Average Annual Cases Rate per 100,000 Males 95% CI (+/-) Average Annual Cases Rate per 100,000 Females 95% CI (+/-) Average Annual Deaths Rate per 100,000 Males 95% CI (+/-) Average Annual Deaths Rate per 100,000 Females 95% CI (+/-)
All Invasive Malignant Tumors 1983.6 536.5 11.1 2165.0 378.1 7.2 629.6 194.2 7.2 765.4 135.2 4.3
Oral cavity and pharynx 49.6 12.5 1.6 26.2 4.6 0.8 14.4 3.7 0.9 9.0 1.5 0.5
Esophagus 22.2 6.5 1.3 11.2 1.9 0.5 14.0 4.0 1.0 7.8 1.4 0.4
Stomach 54.8 16.2 2.0 50.2 9.0 1.1 25.2 7.6 1.4 22.6 4.2 0.8
Colorectal 184.0 53.1 3.6 207.6 36.5 2.3 72.6 22.0 2.4 77.2 13.9 1.4
Colon excluding rectum 129.4 38.1 3.1 157.4 27.9 2.0 59.0 18.2 2.2 66.2 11.9 1.3
Rectum & rectosigmoid 54.6 15.0 1.9 50.2 8.5 1.1 13.6 3.9 1.0 11.0 2.0 0.5
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 63.2 15.6 1.8 31.4 5.4 0.9 35.4 9.2 1.4 24.0 4.2 0.8
Pancreas 52.2 14.8 1.9 73.4 13.2 1.4 36.6 10.7 1.6 56.6 10.3 1.2
Larynx 22.4 5.8 1.1 7.2 1.2 0.4 9.0 2.5 0.8 3.0 0.5 0.3
Lung and bronchus 199.2 56.7 3.7 192.8 33.7 2.2 141.4 41.8 3.3 128.2 22.6 1.8
Melanoma of the skin 4.4 1.2 0.5 5.6 1.0 0.4 1.6 0.5 0.3 2.2 0.4 0.2
Female breast       654.2 113.8 4.0       146.6 25.7 1.9
Cervix uteri       72.6 13.0 1.4       24.8 4.3 0.8
Corpus uterus and NOS       203.6 33.9 2.1       58.4 9.9 1.2
Ovary       56.8 9.8 1.2       33.8 5.9 0.9
Prostate 833.6 217.0 6.9       122.8 45.7 3.8      
Testis 5.6 1.3 0.5       0.4 0.1 0.1      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 48.6 15.0 2.0 28.2 5.1 0.8 13.8 4.8 1.2 10.8 2.0 0.5
Kidney and renal pelvis 62.6 16.1 1.9 45.2 7.9 1.0 10.4 3.0 0.9 6.8 1.2 0.4
Brain and other nervous system 21.0 5.2 1.0 18.2 3.3 0.7 9.8 2.5 0.7 8.8 1.6 0.5
Thyroid 14.0 3.6 0.9 83.6 14.6 1.4 2.0 0.7 0.4 3.6 0.6 0.3
Hodgkin lymphoma 15.8 3.9 0.9 10.6 1.9 0.5 1.8 0.5 0.3 1.0 0.2 0.2
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 71.2 18.7 2.0 78.4 13.6 1.4 16.4 4.4 1.0 21.6 3.8 0.7
Myeloma 54.8 15.9 2.0 67.6 11.8 1.3 18.6 5.3 1.1 20.6 3.7 0.7
Leukemias 49.8 13.9 1.8 41.8 7.5 1.0 21.4 6.7 1.3 18.2 3.3 0.7

Notes

  • Incidence data are provisional, November 2016.
  • 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 or deaths per year are unstable and should be used with caution. NOS = Not otherwise specified.
  • NYSCR mortality statistics might differ slightly from official mortality statistics due to the availability of additional demographic information.