Cancer Incidence for East New York & Starrett City, 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 682.0 443.9 428.8-459.4 334.0 526.3 500.3-553.2 348.0 391.4 373.0-410.5
Oral cavity and pharynx 13.6 8.5 6.6-10.8 9.4 14.0 10.2-18.7 4.2 4.5 2.8-6.9
Esophagus 7.2 4.8 3.3-6.7 4.4 7.4 4.6-11.3 2.8 3.1 1.7-5.2
Stomach 16.6 11.2 8.9-13.9 9.4 16.0 11.6-21.5 7.2 8.1 5.7-11.3
Colorectal 64.0 43.8 39.0-49.0 32.2 53.6 45.3-62.8 31.8 37.4 31.8-43.8
Colon excluding rectum 44.6 30.7 26.7-35.1 21.2 35.4 28.7-43.1 23.4 27.6 22.8-33.1
Rectum & rectosigmoid 19.4 13.1 10.6-16.0 11.0 18.2 13.5-23.8 8.4 9.8 7.1-13.3
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 19.4 12.5 10.1-15.3 13.2 20.3 15.6-26.0 6.2 6.8 4.6-9.8
Pancreas 26.2 17.7 14.8-21.1 12.6 20.8 15.8-26.9 13.6 15.5 12.0-19.7
Larynx 4.8 2.8 1.8-4.3 3.4 4.8 2.8-7.8 1.4 1.4 0.6-3.0
Lung and bronchus 69.4 45.8 41.0-51.0 39.6 63.5 54.6-73.4 29.8 34.1 28.8-40.2
Melanoma of the skin 4.6 3.2 2.0-4.9 2.2 4.0 1.9-7.2 2.4 2.8 1.4-4.9
Female breast             92.2 102.1 92.8-112.0
Cervix uteri             12.2 14.1 10.7-18.2
Corpus uterus and NOS             31.8 34.0 28.8-39.8
Ovary             10.0 11.2 8.3-14.9
Prostate       104.0 156.6 142.9-171.2      
Testis       1.6 2.2 0.9-4.5      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 18.4 12.8 10.3-15.8 13.6 24.9 19.1-31.8 4.8 5.3 3.3-7.9
Kidney and renal pelvis 19.0 11.9 9.6-14.6 11.0 16.6 12.4-21.8 8.0 8.7 6.2-12.0
Brain and other central nervous system 7.8 4.8 3.4-6.6 3.8 5.3 3.2-8.4 4.0 4.5 2.7-6.9
Thyroid 28.4 18.9 15.8-22.3 6.0 8.9 6.0-12.8 22.4 26.3 21.6-31.7
Hodgkin lymphoma 4.6 2.9 1.8-4.4 2.0 3.0 1.4-5.6 2.6 3.0 1.6-5.1
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 25.0 16.3 13.5-19.5 14.4 22.6 17.5-28.6 10.6 11.9 8.9-15.6
Myeloma 18.8 12.3 9.9-15.2 9.2 14.4 10.4-19.4 9.6 10.8 7.9-14.4
Leukemias 19.0 12.9 10.4-15.8 10.4 16.9 12.5-22.4 8.6 10.0 7.2-13.6

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.