Cancer Incidence for Park Slope, Carroll Gardens & Red Hook, 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 468.2 461.6 442.3-481.6 212.2 485.1 454.7-516.9 256.0 456.3 430.7-483.1
Oral cavity and pharynx 10.8 10.0 7.5-13.2 7.8 16.2 11.3-22.5 3.0 5.2 2.8-8.8
Esophagus 3.0 3.1 1.7-5.1 1.6 4.1 1.7-8.2 1.4 2.3 0.9-5.0
Stomach 8.8 9.2 6.6-12.5 4.8 11.9 7.4-18.0 4.0 7.5 4.5-11.8
Colorectal 30.0 30.9 26.0-36.5 14.6 35.5 27.5-45.1 15.4 28.0 21.9-35.4
Colon excluding rectum 21.0 22.1 17.9-26.9 10.2 26.5 19.5-35.2 10.8 19.7 14.6-26.1
Rectum & rectosigmoid 9.0 8.8 6.3-11.9 4.4 9.0 5.5-13.9 4.6 8.3 5.2-12.7
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 10.6 10.2 7.6-13.5 7.6 16.0 11.1-22.3 3.0 5.3 2.9-9.0
Pancreas 13.8 14.4 11.1-18.3 7.0 16.8 11.4-23.7 6.8 12.4 8.5-17.6
Larynx 2.2 2.0 1.0-3.7 2.0 4.1 1.9-7.9 0.2 0.3 0.0-2.1
Lung and bronchus 43.8 47.0 40.8-53.9 19.4 49.4 39.6-60.8 24.4 46.3 38.2-55.7
Melanoma of the skin 15.0 14.5 11.2-18.3 7.0 15.7 10.7-22.2 8.0 13.9 9.8-19.3
Female breast             83.0 149.4 135.0-165.0
Cervix uteri             4.2 7.0 4.2-11.0
Corpus uterus and NOS             18.0 33.6 26.8-41.6
Ovary             6.8 11.9 8.1-16.9
Prostate       55.4 122.8 108.1-138.8      
Testis       4.2 6.3 3.8-10.1      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 20.2 21.7 17.6-26.6 15.6 40.6 31.7-51.2 4.6 8.3 5.1-12.6
Kidney and renal pelvis 15.2 15.6 12.2-19.7 11.8 28.0 21.1-36.6 3.4 5.8 3.3-9.6
Brain and other central nervous system 7.8 7.2 4.9-10.2 3.6 7.5 4.2-12.3 4.2 7.0 4.0-11.2
Thyroid 26.4 20.6 17.0-24.8 5.2 8.5 5.4-12.9 21.2 31.7 25.6-39.0
Hodgkin lymphoma 3.2 2.6 1.3-4.7 1.4 2.8 0.8-6.5 1.8 2.4 1.0-5.0
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 20.8 19.8 16.0-24.3 10.4 22.6 16.5-30.2 10.4 17.9 13.2-23.9
Myeloma 7.2 7.6 5.3-10.7 4.2 10.4 6.3-16.2 3.0 5.4 3.0-9.1
Leukemias 15.6 15.4 12.0-19.4 8.6 17.7 12.6-24.3 7.0 13.8 9.5-19.4

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.