Cancer Incidence for East New York & Starrett City, 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 660.6 452.2 436.5-468.2 323.6 550.9 523.0-579.7 337.0 392.8 374.0-412.3
Oral cavity and pharynx 13.6 8.9 6.9-11.4 7.4 11.8 8.2-16.4 6.2 7.0 4.7-10.0
Esophagus 4.8 3.4 2.2-5.1 2.8 5.2 2.8-8.9 2.0 2.3 1.1-4.2
Stomach 17.8 12.7 10.1-15.7 11.0 20.4 15.1-26.8 6.8 8.0 5.5-11.2
Colorectal 62.0 43.9 39.1-49.2 31.8 55.9 47.1-65.7 30.2 36.2 30.6-42.5
Colon excluding rectum 42.8 31.0 26.9-35.6 21.4 38.7 31.4-47.1 21.4 26.2 21.4-31.7
Rectum & rectosigmoid 19.2 12.9 10.4-15.8 10.4 17.2 12.6-22.7 8.8 10.0 7.2-13.5
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 20.8 13.5 11.0-16.4 14.6 22.2 17.3-28.2 6.2 7.0 4.7-10.1
Pancreas 21.8 16.1 13.1-19.4 10.8 20.0 14.8-26.3 11.0 13.5 10.2-17.7
Larynx 4.0 2.4 1.5-3.8 3.0 4.5 2.5-7.6 1.0 1.1 0.3-2.5
Lung and bronchus 69.2 49.5 44.3-55.1 38.8 70.7 60.6-81.9 30.4 36.4 30.8-42.7
Melanoma of the skin 4.2 3.0 1.9-4.7 2.2 4.1 2.0-7.3 2.0 2.4 1.1-4.4
Female breast             93.4 107.0 97.4-117.4
Cervix uteri             8.2 9.8 7.0-13.4
Corpus uterus and NOS             30.8 34.8 29.5-40.9
Ovary             8.0 9.1 6.5-12.4
Prostate       108.8 178.2 162.9-194.5      
Testis       1.2 1.6 0.6-3.6      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 15.8 11.9 9.3-14.9 10.8 22.0 16.3-29.0 5.0 6.0 3.8-8.9
Kidney and renal pelvis 21.0 14.0 11.4-17.0 11.2 18.1 13.5-23.7 9.8 11.3 8.3-14.9
Brain and other nervous system 6.2 4.1 2.8-5.9 2.6 4.2 2.2-7.2 3.6 4.3 2.5-6.8
Thyroid 23.0 15.1 12.5-18.2 4.2 6.8 4.1-10.4 18.8 21.7 17.5-26.6
Hodgkin lymphoma 4.6 2.8 1.8-4.3 2.4 3.3 1.6-6.0 2.2 2.4 1.2-4.3
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 24.2 16.1 13.3-19.3 13.2 22.0 16.8-28.3 11.0 12.3 9.3-16.1
Myeloma 18.6 13.2 10.6-16.3 8.6 14.9 10.6-20.3 10.0 12.2 9.0-16.1
Leukemias 17.6 12.4 9.9-15.3 9.4 15.7 11.3-21.1 8.2 10.1 7.2-13.8

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.