Cancer Incidence for Canarsie & Flatlands, Brooklyn, 2010-2014

Source: New York State Cancer Registry

Site of Cancer Males Females
Average Annual Cases Rate per 100,000 Males 95% CI (+/-) Average Annual Cases Rate per 100,000 Females 95% CI (+/-)
All Invasive Malignant Tumors 466.4 531.9 22.6 482.6 388.8 15.9
Oral cavity and pharynx 8.6 9.4 2.9 4.2 3.0 1.3
Esophagus 3.6 4.3 2.1 1.4 1.1 0.8
Stomach 12.2 14.2 3.7 8.0 6.6 2.1
Colorectal 41.8 51.4 7.2 43.0 34.7 4.7
Colon excluding rectum 28.0 35.2 6.1 33.8 27.4 4.2
Rectum & rectosigmoid 13.8 16.1 4.0 9.2 7.3 2.2
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 9.6 11.1 3.3 5.4 4.1 1.6
Pancreas 11.0 13.3 3.7 17.0 14.3 3.1
Larynx 4.2 4.7 2.1 1.0 0.7 0.6
Lung and bronchus 49.6 61.1 8.0 39.2 31.7 4.5
Melanoma of the skin 8.0 10.1 3.3 7.4 5.7 1.9
Female breast       146.6 118.3 8.8
Cervix uteri       15.0 12.6 2.9
Corpus uterus and NOS       43.2 32.9 4.5
Ovary       15.0 11.8 2.7
Prostate 177.2 185.2 12.8      
Testis 3.4 4.0 1.9      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 23.0 28.9 5.5 5.8 4.6 1.7
Kidney and renal pelvis 20.2 22.1 4.5 9.0 7.4 2.2
Brain and other nervous system 6.2 7.2 2.6 5.6 4.9 1.8
Thyroid 8.8 9.5 2.9 29.2 24.4 4.0
Hodgkin lymphoma 1.8 2.0 1.3 1.8 1.8 1.2
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 19.6 22.4 4.6 17.4 13.6 2.9
Myeloma 10.4 11.6 3.3 12.0 9.6 2.5
Leukemias 15.0 18.7 4.4 11.2 9.1 2.5

Notes

  • Incidence data are provisional, November 2016.
  • 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.