Cancer Incidence for Crown Heights North & Prospect Heights, 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 541.8 445.7 428.7-463.2 249.2 513.8 484.3-544.5 292.6 407.8 386.8-429.6
Oral cavity and pharynx 12.6 10.2 7.8-13.1 7.6 15.3 10.6-21.2 5.0 7.0 4.5-10.3
Esophagus 6.4 5.8 3.9-8.2 4.4 10.2 6.3-15.6 2.0 2.8 1.3-5.3
Stomach 11.2 9.5 7.1-12.4 6.2 14.3 9.5-20.5 5.0 6.8 4.4-10.1
Colorectal 51.0 43.0 37.8-48.8 25.0 56.0 46.2-67.2 26.0 35.7 29.7-42.5
Colon excluding rectum 37.8 32.1 27.6-37.2 17.2 40.7 32.2-50.6 20.6 28.1 22.8-34.2
Rectum & rectosigmoid 13.2 10.9 8.4-13.9 7.8 15.3 10.7-21.1 5.4 7.6 5.0-11.2
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 10.8 8.3 6.2-10.9 7.4 13.8 9.6-19.3 3.4 4.4 2.5-7.2
Pancreas 17.4 14.4 11.4-17.8 6.8 13.2 8.9-18.7 10.6 14.9 11.1-19.6
Larynx 3.6 3.0 1.8-4.9 2.6 6.0 3.1-10.4 1.0 1.3 0.4-3.1
Lung and bronchus 45.4 39.0 34.0-44.5 20.8 45.8 37.1-55.9 24.6 35.0 29.0-41.9
Melanoma of the skin 5.4 3.7 2.4-5.5 3.6 5.6 3.3-9.1 1.8 2.2 1.0-4.4
Female breast             92.4 129.0 117.3-141.5
Cervix uteri             7.6 10.8 7.6-14.9
Corpus uterus and NOS             28.4 39.1 32.8-46.2
Ovary             9.2 13.3 9.7-17.8
Prostate       81.4 164.1 147.9-181.5      
Testis       4.0 5.7 3.4-9.0      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 15.0 13.4 10.5-16.8 11.4 25.7 19.2-33.6 3.6 5.8 3.4-9.1
Kidney and renal pelvis 14.0 11.3 8.8-14.4 8.0 16.3 11.5-22.4 6.0 7.8 5.2-11.2
Brain and other central nervous system 7.8 6.2 4.4-8.5 4.0 7.2 4.3-11.2 3.8 5.6 3.3-8.8
Thyroid 18.4 14.1 11.3-17.4 3.6 6.7 3.9-10.8 14.8 19.9 15.6-25.2
Hodgkin lymphoma 5.2 4.0 2.6-5.9 2.4 4.0 2.0-7.1 2.8 4.1 2.2-6.9
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 20.4 16.5 13.4-20.1 11.6 23.6 17.7-30.8 8.8 11.5 8.3-15.6
Myeloma 15.6 12.7 10.0-16.0 7.8 16.0 11.1-22.1 7.8 10.7 7.6-14.7
Leukemias 11.4 9.8 7.4-12.8 6.4 14.0 9.4-20.0 5.0 6.8 4.4-10.2

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.