Cancer Incidence for Canarsie & Flatlands, 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 1032.4 451.1 438.5-464.0 495.6 519.2 498.1-541.0 536.8 407.2 391.6-423.4
Oral cavity and pharynx 13.4 6.0 4.6-7.7 8.8 9.5 6.8-12.8 4.6 3.5 2.2-5.4
Esophagus 7.2 3.1 2.2-4.4 5.0 5.3 3.4-8.0 2.2 1.6 0.8-3.0
Stomach 24.8 11.4 9.4-13.6 12.6 14.5 11.0-18.7 12.2 9.4 7.1-12.1
Colorectal 90.0 39.6 36.0-43.6 42.4 46.1 39.9-53.1 47.6 35.7 31.2-40.7
Colon excluding rectum 61.6 27.3 24.3-30.7 27.0 29.9 24.9-35.7 34.6 26.0 22.1-30.3
Rectum & rectosigmoid 28.4 12.3 10.3-14.6 15.4 16.2 12.6-20.5 13.0 9.8 7.5-12.5
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 15.4 6.7 5.3-8.5 10.6 11.0 8.1-14.6 4.8 3.8 2.4-5.7
Pancreas 32.0 13.9 11.8-16.3 14.6 15.3 11.9-19.5 17.4 12.8 10.2-16.0
Larynx 5.6 2.5 1.7-3.7 4.8 5.5 3.5-8.3 0.8 0.5 0.1-1.5
Lung and bronchus 87.6 39.6 35.8-43.6 48.8 55.6 48.6-63.4 38.8 29.0 25.0-33.5
Melanoma of the skin 17.4 7.6 6.0-9.4 8.0 8.4 5.9-11.6 9.4 7.1 5.2-9.6
Female breast             174.4 132.5 123.6-141.9
Cervix uteri             10.6 8.6 6.4-11.4
Corpus uterus and NOS             48.0 34.2 29.9-38.9
Ovary             14.2 10.5 8.1-13.3
Prostate       182.4 177.2 165.4-189.7      
Testis       1.4 1.6 0.6-3.3      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 33.0 14.7 12.5-17.2 24.6 27.2 22.4-32.6 8.4 6.5 4.6-8.8
Kidney and renal pelvis 31.0 13.7 11.5-16.1 21.8 22.1 18.0-26.9 9.2 7.5 5.4-10.1
Brain and other central nervous system 11.0 5.1 3.8-6.7 6.4 6.5 4.4-9.3 4.6 4.3 2.7-6.5
Thyroid 35.6 16.4 14.0-19.0 9.0 10.0 7.2-13.5 26.6 21.5 17.9-25.6
Hodgkin lymphoma 5.8 2.7 1.8-3.8 2.6 2.6 1.4-4.5 3.2 2.7 1.5-4.5
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 46.4 20.0 17.4-22.8 24.2 24.6 20.2-29.6 22.2 16.5 13.5-20.0
Myeloma 33.0 14.5 12.3-17.0 16.8 18.2 14.4-22.8 16.2 12.0 9.5-15.1
Leukemias 25.4 11.7 9.7-14.0 12.6 14.8 11.3-19.1 12.8 9.7 7.4-12.6

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.