Cancer Incidence for Canarsie & Flatlands, 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 967.6 446.6 433.7-459.8 467.6 524.1 502.1-546.9 500.0 396.6 380.9-412.9
Oral cavity and pharynx 12.8 5.7 4.4-7.4 8.6 9.3 6.6-12.7 4.2 3.2 1.9-5.0
Esophagus 6.2 3.1 2.1-4.4 4.6 5.7 3.6-8.7 1.6 1.3 0.5-2.6
Stomach 23.2 10.9 8.9-13.1 14.0 16.3 12.6-20.9 9.2 7.2 5.2-9.7
Colorectal 87.2 41.2 37.3-45.4 41.0 49.4 42.6-56.9 46.2 36.0 31.4-41.1
Colon excluding rectum 62.0 29.5 26.2-33.1 27.2 33.3 27.7-39.7 34.8 27.3 23.3-31.8
Rectum & rectosigmoid 25.2 11.7 9.7-14.0 13.8 16.1 12.4-20.5 11.4 8.7 6.6-11.4
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 15.2 6.8 5.3-8.6 9.8 10.7 7.8-14.3 5.4 4.1 2.7-6.1
Pancreas 29.8 14.4 12.1-16.9 12.0 14.1 10.7-18.4 17.8 14.5 11.5-17.9
Larynx 6.6 3.1 2.1-4.4 5.4 6.5 4.2-9.6 1.2 0.8 0.3-1.8
Lung and bronchus 90.8 43.5 39.5-47.8 49.2 58.9 51.5-67.1 41.6 33.5 29.0-38.6
Melanoma of the skin 15.8 7.5 5.9-9.4 7.0 9.1 6.3-12.8 8.8 6.8 4.9-9.2
Female breast             150.8 119.2 110.7-128.3
Cervix uteri             14.4 11.9 9.2-15.1
Corpus uterus and NOS             43.8 32.6 28.3-37.3
Ovary             13.6 10.7 8.2-13.6
Prostate       171.2 174.0 161.9-186.6      
Testis       3.4 4.0 2.3-6.4      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 30.0 14.6 12.3-17.2 22.6 28.2 23.0-34.1 7.4 5.9 4.2-8.3
Kidney and renal pelvis 28.2 13.2 11.0-15.6 19.0 20.7 16.6-25.5 9.2 7.8 5.7-10.5
Brain and other nervous system 12.2 5.9 4.5-7.6 7.2 8.0 5.5-11.3 5.0 4.4 2.8-6.6
Thyroid 36.6 17.0 14.6-19.7 8.4 9.0 6.4-12.3 28.2 23.3 19.5-27.6
Hodgkin lymphoma 3.4 1.7 1.0-2.7 1.6 1.6 0.7-3.3 1.8 1.7 0.8-3.3
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 40.6 18.5 16.0-21.3 21.0 23.1 18.8-28.2 19.6 15.0 12.1-18.4
Myeloma 25.6 11.8 9.8-14.2 13.0 14.3 10.9-18.5 12.6 10.2 7.8-13.1
Leukemias 26.8 13.0 10.9-15.5 14.4 17.8 13.8-22.6 12.4 10.1 7.7-13.0

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.