Cancer Incidence and Mortality among Non-Hispanic Whites, 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 2450.4 530.5 9.6 2692.8 483.2 8.6 800.6 172.8 5.4 875.8 137.0 4.3
Oral cavity and pharynx 54.8 12.0 1.4 30.0 5.1 0.9 15.4 3.4 0.8 7.4 1.1 0.4
Esophagus 25.4 5.6 1.0 9.2 1.5 0.4 19.4 4.2 0.9 7.6 1.1 0.4
Stomach 63.2 13.8 1.5 50.6 8.0 1.0 34.2 7.4 1.1 25.6 3.7 0.7
Colorectal 249.8 54.4 3.1 233.6 38.7 2.3 80.4 17.2 1.7 87.6 12.7 1.3
Colon excluding rectum 174.0 37.7 2.5 176.2 28.2 2.0 67.8 14.5 1.6 74.8 10.7 1.1
Rectum & rectosigmoid 75.8 16.7 1.7 57.4 10.5 1.3 12.6 2.7 0.7 12.8 2.0 0.5
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 50.4 10.8 1.4 27.2 4.7 0.8 36.8 7.9 1.2 21.4 3.3 0.7
Pancreas 87.4 19.0 1.8 90.6 14.1 1.4 71.2 15.4 1.6 75.0 11.3 1.2
Larynx 25.4 5.5 1.0 5.2 0.9 0.4 6.2 1.3 0.5 0.8 0.2 0.2
Lung and bronchus 314.0 68.9 3.5 279.8 46.9 2.6 210.0 45.9 2.8 178.0 28.4 2.0
Melanoma of the skin 95.2 20.5 1.9 89.4 16.8 1.6 16.0 3.3 0.7 9.2 1.6 0.5
Female breast       698.8 134.2 4.6       136.6 22.5 1.8
Cervix uteri       33.2 6.8 1.1       10.6 2.0 0.6
Corpus uterus and NOS       179.0 32.8 2.2       34.8 5.9 0.9
Ovary       79.2 14.6 1.5       51.0 8.4 1.1
Prostate 490.2 104.0 4.2       63.8 13.6 1.5      
Testis 37.6 7.6 1.1       1.2 0.2 0.2      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 198.2 42.9 2.7 64.0 10.3 1.2 35.2 7.4 1.1 19.0 2.6 0.6
Kidney and renal pelvis 122.8 26.9 2.2 73.8 13.4 1.4 23.2 4.8 0.9 19.0 2.8 0.6
Brain and other nervous system 43.0 9.3 1.3 36.2 6.8 1.0 21.0 4.6 0.9 22.6 3.8 0.7
Thyroid 75.0 16.5 1.7 223.2 46.2 2.8 3.6 0.8 0.4 4.2 0.7 0.3
Hodgkin lymphoma 16.8 3.7 0.8 19.6 3.9 0.8 1.6 0.3 0.2 2.2 0.5 0.3
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 130.8 28.5 2.2 116.2 19.7 1.7 31.2 6.8 1.1 32.2 4.7 0.8
Myeloma 42.2 9.1 1.3 32.4 5.4 0.9 12.6 2.7 0.7 12.4 1.8 0.5
Leukemias 97.6 21.0 1.9 80.4 13.8 1.4 39.4 8.5 1.2 32.4 4.9 0.8

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.