Cancer Incidence for Greenpoint & Williamsburg, Brooklyn, 2011-2015

Source: New York State Cancer Registry

Site of Cancer Males and Females Males Females
Average Annual Cases Rate per 100,000 Population 95% CI Average Annual Cases Rate per 100,000 Males 95% CI Average Annual Cases Rate per 100,000 Females 95% CI
All Invasive Malignant Tumors 505.4 402.0 386.0-418.5 241.4 442.3 416.5-469.2 264.0 380.2 359.4-402.0
Oral cavity and pharynx 13.6 10.9 8.4-13.8 9.2 17.1 12.3-23.0 4.4 6.3 3.9-9.6
Esophagus 1.8 1.5 0.7-2.9 1.6 2.9 1.2-5.8 0.2 0.4 0.0-2.0
Stomach 13.6 11.4 8.8-14.5 8.4 16.8 11.9-22.8 5.2 7.5 4.8-11.0
Colorectal 50.0 40.1 35.2-45.5 27.0 47.7 39.7-56.8 23.0 33.8 27.8-40.7
Colon excluding rectum 33.0 26.8 22.8-31.3 15.8 28.6 22.4-35.8 17.2 25.3 20.1-31.3
Rectum & rectosigmoid 17.0 13.3 10.6-16.6 11.2 19.2 14.3-25.1 5.8 8.5 5.6-12.4
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 11.2 9.4 7.0-12.2 8.8 16.0 11.5-21.6 2.4 3.9 2.0-6.7
Pancreas 16.0 12.9 10.2-16.2 9.2 17.7 12.8-23.8 6.8 9.2 6.3-13.0
Larynx 4.0 3.1 1.8-4.7 3.2 5.7 3.2-9.3 0.8 1.0 0.3-2.7
Lung and bronchus 48.0 40.7 35.7-46.3 23.4 47.6 39.1-57.2 24.6 35.9 29.7-42.9
Melanoma of the skin 14.6 10.2 7.9-13.1 6.6 10.2 6.7-14.7 8.0 10.8 7.5-15.0
Female breast             66.4 100.4 89.6-112.1
Cervix uteri             5.4 7.2 4.6-10.6
Corpus uterus and NOS             19.6 28.3 22.9-34.6
Ovary             10.0 14.7 10.8-19.5
Prostate       51.6 98.4 86.3-111.6      
Testis       6.8 6.8 4.5-9.9      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 21.6 18.1 14.8-21.9 15.2 30.4 23.7-38.2 6.4 9.6 6.5-13.7
Kidney and renal pelvis 16.0 12.7 10.0-15.9 10.4 18.5 13.7-24.5 5.6 8.0 5.3-11.6
Brain and other nervous system 6.4 4.4 2.9-6.3 3.4 5.1 2.8-8.4 3.0 3.7 2.0-6.2
Thyroid 27.8 19.5 16.2-23.3 6.4 9.4 6.3-13.6 21.4 29.4 23.8-36.0
Hodgkin lymphoma 4.6 2.6 1.5-4.1 2.8 3.7 1.8-6.5 1.8 1.5 0.6-3.3
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 23.4 18.7 15.4-22.6 11.2 20.6 15.3-27.0 12.2 17.6 13.4-22.8
Myeloma 8.2 6.8 4.8-9.3 4.6 9.2 5.7-13.9 3.6 4.8 2.8-7.7
Leukemias 15.6 11.6 9.1-14.6 8.4 13.9 9.8-19.1 7.2 9.6 6.6-13.4

Notes

  • Incidence data are provisional, November 2017.
  • 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.
  • NYC neighborhoods were defined in terms of Public Use Microdata Areas (PUMAs). PUMAs approximate NYC Community Districts (CDs).
  • For more information about PUMAs, please refer to http://www1.nyc.gov/site/planning/data-maps/nyc-population/geographic-reference.page.