Cancer Incidence for Crown Heights North & Prospect Heights, 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 532.0 457.2 439.6-475.4 242.4 529.8 498.7-562.2 289.6 417.4 395.8-439.9
Oral cavity and pharynx 10.8 8.9 6.7-11.7 7.0 13.5 9.3-18.9 3.8 5.6 3.3-8.8
Esophagus 7.4 6.9 4.8-9.5 4.6 11.5 7.1-17.4 2.8 4.1 2.2-7.0
Stomach 14.0 13.3 10.3-16.8 6.8 18.0 12.2-25.4 7.2 10.8 7.5-15.0
Colorectal 48.8 43.1 37.7-49.0 24.2 53.9 44.2-64.9 24.6 36.6 30.3-43.8
Colon excluding rectum 34.6 31.1 26.6-36.2 17.2 40.2 31.7-50.2 17.4 26.1 20.8-32.3
Rectum & rectosigmoid 14.2 12.0 9.3-15.2 7.0 13.7 9.4-19.2 7.2 10.5 7.3-14.7
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 12.8 10.8 8.2-13.8 8.8 18.9 13.5-25.7 4.0 5.7 3.4-8.8
Pancreas 16.4 14.4 11.4-18.0 6.6 14.1 9.4-20.1 9.8 14.2 10.5-18.9
Larynx 4.2 3.8 2.3-5.8 3.6 8.3 4.8-13.3 0.6 0.8 0.2-2.4
Lung and bronchus 47.4 42.4 37.0-48.2 20.0 45.7 36.7-56.1 27.4 40.9 34.3-48.5
Melanoma of the skin 5.4 4.0 2.6-5.9 2.2 3.6 1.7-6.7 3.2 4.2 2.4-7.0
Female breast             84.4 121.1 109.7-133.4
Cervix uteri             8.6 12.3 8.9-16.7
Corpus uterus and NOS             26.4 37.1 30.9-44.1
Ovary             7.2 9.9 6.9-13.8
Prostate       82.0 179.7 161.9-198.9      
Testis       3.2 4.4 2.5-7.4      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 14.6 14.1 11.0-17.8 8.6 21.9 15.5-29.8 6.0 9.5 6.3-13.5
Kidney and renal pelvis 12.0 10.2 7.7-13.2 7.6 15.7 10.9-21.8 4.4 6.2 3.8-9.5
Brain and other nervous system 5.8 4.8 3.2-6.9 3.0 5.7 3.1-9.6 2.8 4.0 2.2-6.8
Thyroid 16.2 12.3 9.7-15.3 1.4 2.7 1.1-5.7 14.8 19.7 15.4-24.9
Hodgkin lymphoma 5.8 4.3 2.8-6.2 2.2 3.6 1.8-6.7 3.6 4.8 2.8-7.7
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 23.4 19.3 15.9-23.2 13.2 26.9 20.5-34.8 10.2 14.0 10.3-18.5
Myeloma 14.6 12.7 9.9-16.1 7.0 15.0 10.2-21.2 7.6 11.1 7.8-15.4
Leukemias 10.4 9.8 7.3-12.9 6.0 15.1 10.0-21.8 4.4 6.9 4.3-10.5

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.