Cancer Incidence and Mortality among Non-Hispanic 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 1827.6 548.8 11.8 2004.4 387.8 7.7 599.4 204.5 7.7 729.2 142.1 4.7
Oral cavity and pharynx 44.4 12.6 1.7 25.0 4.8 0.9 13.6 3.9 1.0 8.6 1.6 0.5
Esophagus 19.8 6.4 1.3 11.0 2.0 0.5 13.0 4.1 1.0 7.4 1.4 0.5
Stomach 48.4 16.0 2.1 46.6 9.2 1.2 24.0 8.0 1.5 20.6 4.2 0.8
Colorectal 168.4 53.8 3.8 191.2 37.1 2.4 69.8 23.3 2.6 71.8 14.2 1.5
Colon excluding rectum 118.8 38.6 3.3 146.4 28.7 2.1 57.0 19.4 2.4 62.0 12.3 1.4
Rectum & rectosigmoid 49.6 15.2 2.0 44.8 8.4 1.1 12.8 4.0 1.0 9.8 2.0 0.6
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 55.2 15.2 1.9 28.8 5.4 0.9 33.2 9.6 1.5 21.4 4.1 0.8
Pancreas 47.4 14.9 2.0 69.0 13.7 1.5 34.8 11.3 1.8 54.0 10.8 1.3
Larynx 20.0 5.7 1.2 6.6 1.2 0.4 8.8 2.7 0.9 3.0 0.6 0.3
Lung and bronchus 184.8 58.1 3.9 181.4 34.9 2.3 137.4 45.0 3.5 123.6 24.0 1.9
Melanoma of the skin 3.2 0.9 0.5 5.0 0.9 0.4 1.6 0.5 0.4 2.0 0.4 0.2
Female breast       603.4 116.7 4.2       140.0 27.2 2.1
Cervix uteri       67.8 13.6 1.5       23.8 4.6 0.8
Corpus uterus and NOS       190.0 35.1 2.3       56.8 10.6 1.3
Ovary       53.6 10.3 1.3       32.4 6.2 1.0
Prostate 783.8 226.0 7.4       115.2 47.1 4.0      
Testis 4.8 1.3 0.5       0.4 0.1 0.1      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 44.2 15.2 2.1 26.0 5.1 0.9 13.2 5.1 1.3 10.2 2.1 0.6
Kidney and renal pelvis 58.2 16.8 2.0 42.2 8.2 1.1 10.0 3.2 0.9 6.4 1.3 0.4
Brain and other nervous system 18.4 5.2 1.1 16.2 3.2 0.7 9.0 2.6 0.8 8.6 1.7 0.5
Thyroid 12.8 3.7 0.9 74.4 14.6 1.5 1.8 0.6 0.4 3.6 0.7 0.3
Hodgkin lymphoma 14.6 4.1 1.0 9.4 1.9 0.6 1.8 0.6 0.4 1.0 0.2 0.2
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 62.8 18.5 2.1 72.4 14.0 1.5 15.6 4.7 1.1 21.2 4.1 0.8
Myeloma 51.4 16.6 2.1 62.6 12.1 1.4 17.4 5.4 1.2 19.8 3.9 0.8
Leukemias 45.2 14.2 1.9 36.2 7.2 1.1 20.0 7.0 1.4 16.6 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.