Cancer Incidence for Greenpoint & Williamsburg, Kings (Brooklyn) County, 2014-2018

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 507.4 384.3 369.0-400.0 247.6 424.7 400.3-450.1 259.8 362.9 342.7-384.0
Oral cavity and pharynx 11.0 8.7 6.5-11.4 7.2 12.9 9.0-18.0 3.8 5.5 3.2-8.6
Esophagus 1.8 1.5 0.7-2.8 1.6 2.9 1.2-5.7 0.2 0.3 0.0-1.7
Stomach 14.6 11.5 8.9-14.5 10.0 18.6 13.7-24.7 4.6 6.4 4.0-9.8
Colorectal 42.8 32.3 28.0-37.0 22.6 38.1 31.2-46.2 20.2 27.2 22.0-33.2
Colon excluding rectum 30.0 22.5 18.9-26.5 14.4 23.9 18.5-30.4 15.6 20.7 16.2-26.0
Rectum & rectosigmoid 12.8 9.8 7.5-12.6 8.2 14.2 10.1-19.5 4.6 6.5 4.0-9.9
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 13.0 10.2 7.9-13.1 9.2 16.2 11.7-21.7 3.8 5.4 3.2-8.5
Pancreas 18.0 13.8 11.0-17.0 8.2 14.7 10.4-20.1 9.8 13.0 9.5-17.3
Larynx 4.0 3.0 1.8-4.6 2.8 4.5 2.4-7.6 1.2 1.7 0.6-3.6
Lung and bronchus 50.4 39.8 34.9-45.1 25.4 47.4 39.3-56.6 25.0 33.9 28.2-40.5
Melanoma of the skin 14.4 10.2 7.9-13.1 6.8 10.7 7.1-15.3 7.6 10.2 7.0-14.3
Female breast             63.8 94.6 84.1-106.0
Cervix uteri             6.4 9.2 6.1-13.2
Corpus uterus and NOS             19.8 28.7 23.2-35.1
Ovary             9.4 13.5 9.8-18.2
Prostate       50.2 89.2 78.2-101.2      
Testis       8.6 7.5 5.3-10.6      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 20.8 16.1 13.1-19.6 16.0 28.7 22.5-36.0 4.8 7.0 4.4-10.4
Kidney and renal pelvis 17.4 13.3 10.6-16.5 13.0 21.7 16.6-27.8 4.4 6.0 3.7-9.1
Brain and other central nervous system 10.4 7.9 5.8-10.4 5.0 8.3 5.3-12.5 5.4 7.7 5.0-11.4
Thyroid 23.6 15.5 12.6-18.8 5.6 7.3 4.7-10.9 18.0 23.7 18.7-29.6
Hodgkin lymphoma 5.8 3.2 2.1-4.8 3.2 3.7 1.9-6.4 2.6 2.9 1.4-5.2
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 26.6 20.5 17.0-24.4 13.6 23.7 18.2-30.4 13.0 18.1 13.8-23.3
Myeloma 8.2 6.5 4.6-8.9 4.8 8.2 5.1-12.3 3.4 5.0 2.9-8.1
Leukemias 16.4 12.4 9.7-15.4 10.2 17.6 12.9-23.4 6.2 8.3 5.5-11.8

Notes

  • Incidence data are provisional, November 2020.
  • 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.