Cancer Incidence for Bedford-Stuyvesant, 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 482.4 408.5 391.9-425.6 223.4 458.5 430.5-487.7 259.0 378.7 358.0-400.3
Oral cavity and pharynx 9.4 7.9 5.8-10.6 6.2 12.6 8.4-18.1 3.2 4.5 2.5-7.4
Esophagus 5.2 4.5 2.9-6.6 3.0 6.2 3.3-10.4 2.2 3.3 1.6-5.9
Stomach 8.0 7.9 5.6-10.8 5.2 12.8 8.1-18.9 2.8 4.8 2.6-8.0
Colorectal 41.8 36.4 31.5-41.8 20.2 44.0 35.4-53.9 21.6 31.7 25.9-38.3
Colon excluding rectum 31.0 27.0 22.8-31.7 14.4 31.0 23.9-39.4 16.6 24.5 19.5-30.5
Rectum & rectosigmoid 10.8 9.4 7.0-12.3 5.8 13.0 8.5-18.8 5.0 7.2 4.6-10.6
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 12.6 10.3 7.8-13.3 8.8 16.8 12.0-22.8 3.8 5.7 3.4-8.9
Pancreas 13.4 11.6 8.9-14.8 5.6 11.9 7.7-17.4 7.8 11.4 8.1-15.7
Larynx 5.6 4.6 3.0-6.7 3.4 7.1 4.0-11.5 2.2 2.9 1.4-5.3
Lung and bronchus 47.0 41.0 35.8-46.8 23.2 49.4 40.4-59.7 23.8 35.4 29.2-42.5
Melanoma of the skin 2.4 1.9 1.0-3.4 0.4 0.7 0.1-2.7 2.0 2.8 1.3-5.2
Female breast             74.8 109.4 98.4-121.2
Cervix uteri             6.6 9.4 6.4-13.2
Corpus uterus and NOS             24.6 35.4 29.3-42.3
Ovary             6.4 9.3 6.3-13.2
Prostate       77.0 156.3 140.4-173.4      
Testis       2.6 3.6 1.9-6.4      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 11.4 10.6 8.0-13.8 8.0 18.5 12.9-25.6 3.4 5.6 3.2-8.9
Kidney and renal pelvis 14.6 12.1 9.5-15.3 8.8 17.1 12.2-23.1 5.8 8.5 5.6-12.2
Brain and other central nervous system 5.8 4.5 3.0-6.6 3.0 5.6 3.0-9.4 2.8 3.9 2.1-6.6
Thyroid 14.6 11.1 8.6-14.0 2.4 4.7 2.4-8.2 12.2 16.1 12.3-20.9
Hodgkin lymphoma 4.2 3.0 1.8-4.7 1.8 2.6 1.1-5.1 2.4 3.3 1.7-5.9
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 15.4 12.4 9.8-15.6 7.2 14.2 9.8-20.0 8.2 11.3 8.1-15.4
Myeloma 14.2 13.4 10.4-17.0 7.6 17.5 12.1-24.3 6.6 10.5 7.2-14.8
Leukemias 15.2 12.5 9.7-15.7 8.8 17.0 12.1-23.2 6.4 9.2 6.2-13.0

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.