Cancer Incidence for Sunset Park & Windsor Terrace, 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 593.4 458.3 441.5-475.6 295.8 518.9 491.1-547.8 297.6 426.3 404.6-449.0
Oral cavity and pharynx 22.8 16.9 13.9-20.4 15.2 23.5 18.4-29.7 7.6 10.5 7.4-14.5
Esophagus 5.4 4.6 3.0-6.7 4.4 8.2 5.0-12.6 1.0 1.7 0.5-3.9
Stomach 30.4 24.1 20.3-28.4 21.0 36.6 29.6-44.8 9.4 13.8 10.1-18.4
Colorectal 53.2 43.7 38.4-49.4 28.2 52.9 44.1-62.9 25.0 37.4 31.0-44.6
Colon excluding rectum 35.2 29.6 25.3-34.4 17.8 35.0 27.8-43.4 17.4 26.4 21.1-32.6
Rectum & rectosigmoid 18.0 14.0 11.2-17.3 10.4 17.9 13.1-23.8 7.6 11.0 7.7-15.1
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 24.4 18.6 15.4-22.3 18.2 28.8 22.8-35.7 6.2 9.6 6.5-13.6
Pancreas 15.2 13.3 10.4-16.7 7.6 14.5 10.0-20.2 7.6 12.4 8.7-17.0
Larynx 4.6 3.7 2.3-5.6 4.6 8.6 5.3-13.1 0.0 0.0 0.0-1.1
Lung and bronchus 60.2 50.7 45.0-56.9 35.0 67.3 57.2-78.5 25.2 39.0 32.4-46.5
Melanoma of the skin 6.6 5.2 3.5-7.3 4.4 8.0 4.8-12.3 2.2 3.3 1.6-5.8
Female breast             74.8 107.4 96.6-119.0
Cervix uteri             7.8 10.5 7.4-14.4
Corpus uterus and NOS             20.2 28.6 23.2-34.9
Ovary             7.4 10.8 7.6-15.0
Prostate       51.8 92.4 81.0-104.9      
Testis       4.0 5.1 3.0-8.1      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 16.6 13.9 11.0-17.2 13.4 27.7 21.2-35.6 3.2 4.7 2.7-7.7
Kidney and renal pelvis 17.0 13.0 10.3-16.1 10.4 18.1 13.2-24.1 6.6 9.4 6.4-13.2
Brain and other nervous system 9.4 6.4 4.7-8.6 4.4 6.1 3.7-9.5 5.0 6.6 4.2-9.9
Thyroid 51.0 32.9 28.9-37.4 11.6 16.5 12.3-21.6 39.4 50.5 43.6-58.3
Hodgkin lymphoma 4.2 2.8 1.7-4.3 2.2 2.7 1.3-5.0 2.0 2.7 1.3-5.0
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 23.4 17.3 14.2-20.9 14.8 23.7 18.2-30.2 8.6 12.2 8.8-16.5
Myeloma 9.8 7.7 5.6-10.2 6.4 11.5 7.7-16.4 3.4 4.9 2.9-8.0
Leukemias 21.6 15.5 12.7-18.9 11.4 17.6 13.0-23.2 10.2 14.0 10.3-18.4

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.