Cancer Incidence for Bushwick, 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 421.4 416.0 397.6-434.9 206.2 482.8 451.1-515.9 215.2 376.6 353.9-400.2
Oral cavity and pharynx 9.8 10.4 7.6-13.8 6.6 15.5 10.3-22.2 3.2 6.4 3.6-10.3
Esophagus 5.2 5.7 3.7-8.5 3.6 10.5 5.9-16.8 1.6 2.9 1.3-5.8
Stomach 11.8 12.6 9.5-16.4 6.6 16.9 11.2-24.2 5.2 9.6 6.2-14.1
Colorectal 36.4 36.7 31.3-42.6 20.6 47.6 38.1-58.5 15.8 28.7 22.6-35.8
Colon excluding rectum 25.2 25.7 21.2-30.7 12.8 30.6 23.0-39.8 12.4 22.4 17.1-28.8
Rectum & rectosigmoid 11.2 11.0 8.2-14.4 7.8 17.0 11.7-23.6 3.4 6.3 3.6-10.0
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 12.0 12.4 9.3-16.0 7.2 17.0 11.5-24.1 4.8 9.1 5.8-13.5
Pancreas 10.8 11.9 8.8-15.6 5.0 11.2 7.0-17.0 5.8 11.5 7.6-16.4
Larynx 1.8 1.9 0.9-3.7 1.4 3.9 1.5-8.0 0.4 0.7 0.1-2.5
Lung and bronchus 46.6 49.0 42.6-55.9 25.8 69.4 57.0-83.6 20.8 37.4 30.4-45.4
Melanoma of the skin 3.2 2.4 1.3-4.1 1.6 2.2 0.9-4.8 1.6 2.6 1.0-5.2
Female breast             59.6 104.0 92.3-116.7
Cervix uteri             8.0 12.8 9.1-17.6
Corpus uterus and NOS             20.4 34.6 28.1-42.1
Ovary             5.0 8.7 5.5-12.8
Prostate       60.4 139.3 123.1-157.0      
Testis       3.8 4.2 2.4-7.0      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 11.4 11.9 8.9-15.6 8.2 20.6 14.3-28.4 3.2 5.9 3.3-9.6
Kidney and renal pelvis 13.0 12.7 9.7-16.3 6.8 15.5 10.3-22.4 6.2 11.0 7.4-15.7
Brain and other nervous system 4.4 3.8 2.3-5.9 3.0 5.2 2.8-9.0 1.4 2.3 0.9-4.9
Thyroid 12.4 10.5 8.0-13.6 2.6 5.4 2.8-9.5 9.8 15.6 11.4-20.7
Hodgkin lymphoma 4.2 3.2 1.9-5.0 2.4 4.3 2.1-7.8 1.8 2.3 1.0-4.6
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 20.6 17.7 14.3-21.7 11.8 21.9 16.3-28.9 8.8 14.0 10.1-18.9
Myeloma 9.4 10.5 7.7-14.1 3.8 9.5 5.6-15.0 5.6 10.8 7.1-15.7
Leukemias 11.8 11.2 8.3-14.6 5.4 11.1 7.0-16.8 6.4 10.9 7.3-15.5

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.