Cancer Incidence for Bay Ridge & Dyker Heights, 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 720.0 487.1 471.0-503.5 334.8 513.8 489.1-539.5 385.2 479.6 457.8-502.2
Oral cavity and pharynx 13.6 8.9 6.9-11.3 9.6 14.3 10.5-19.0 4.0 5.1 3.1-8.0
Esophagus 5.8 3.8 2.5-5.5 4.8 7.0 4.4-10.5 1.0 1.3 0.4-3.1
Stomach 18.4 12.1 9.7-14.9 10.6 16.5 12.3-21.7 7.8 8.8 6.2-12.2
Colorectal 67.8 44.3 39.6-49.3 35.4 53.3 45.6-61.9 32.4 37.4 31.7-43.9
Colon excluding rectum 47.4 30.8 26.9-35.1 23.6 36.5 30.1-43.8 23.8 26.6 21.9-32.1
Rectum & rectosigmoid 20.4 13.5 11.0-16.4 11.8 16.8 12.8-21.8 8.6 10.8 7.7-14.7
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 16.8 11.2 8.9-14.0 14.4 21.1 16.5-26.8 2.4 2.9 1.5-5.3
Pancreas 17.4 11.3 9.0-14.0 7.6 11.7 8.3-16.2 9.8 11.1 8.1-14.8
Larynx 6.2 4.0 2.7-5.7 5.2 7.5 4.9-11.2 1.0 1.1 0.4-2.8
Lung and bronchus 92.2 61.3 55.8-67.3 47.6 75.9 66.4-86.3 44.6 51.5 44.8-59.0
Melanoma of the skin 17.8 12.2 9.7-15.1 8.6 13.4 9.7-18.1 9.2 11.4 8.3-15.4
Female breast             108.4 141.6 129.7-154.4
Cervix uteri             5.8 7.9 5.2-11.5
Corpus uterus and NOS             24.8 29.9 24.8-35.8
Ovary             10.2 12.6 9.3-16.8
Prostate       65.2 96.3 86.0-107.6      
Testis       5.2 7.8 5.1-11.5      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 33.6 21.8 18.6-25.5 24.8 39.0 32.4-46.6 8.8 9.6 6.9-13.0
Kidney and renal pelvis 24.4 16.9 14.0-20.2 14.6 22.3 17.4-28.2 9.8 12.3 9.0-16.5
Brain and other nervous system 9.6 7.4 5.4-9.9 5.6 9.0 5.9-13.1 4.0 5.6 3.3-8.8
Thyroid 48.0 34.7 30.4-39.5 11.8 17.6 13.3-22.8 36.2 51.3 44.0-59.6
Hodgkin lymphoma 3.6 2.8 1.6-4.5 1.6 2.4 1.0-4.8 2.0 3.2 1.5-6.1
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 32.2 22.3 18.9-26.2 16.0 26.0 20.5-32.5 16.2 19.1 15.0-23.9
Myeloma 9.8 6.7 4.9-8.9 4.6 7.2 4.6-11.0 5.2 6.5 4.2-9.7
Leukemias 22.0 15.2 12.4-18.4 12.4 19.0 14.5-24.6 9.6 12.1 8.8-16.3

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.