Cancer Incidence for Bay Ridge & Dyker Heights, 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 712.0 457.4 442.2-473.1 332.8 477.1 454.1-501.0 379.2 455.9 434.8-477.8
Oral cavity and pharynx 14.8 9.6 7.5-12.1 10.8 15.4 11.5-20.2 4.0 4.8 2.9-7.6
Esophagus 5.2 3.0 1.9-4.4 4.6 6.1 3.9-9.3 0.6 0.6 0.1-2.1
Stomach 17.0 10.6 8.4-13.2 10.0 14.2 10.5-18.8 7.0 7.6 5.2-10.9
Colorectal 66.6 41.9 37.4-46.8 35.6 51.8 44.4-60.1 31.0 34.3 28.9-40.5
Colon excluding rectum 45.0 27.7 24.1-31.7 23.0 33.6 27.7-40.5 22.0 23.1 18.8-28.2
Rectum & rectosigmoid 21.6 14.2 11.6-17.3 12.6 18.1 13.9-23.3 9.0 11.2 8.0-15.2
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 16.4 10.5 8.3-13.1 13.2 18.6 14.3-23.8 3.2 3.7 2.0-6.2
Pancreas 19.8 12.0 9.7-14.7 8.4 12.3 8.8-16.7 11.4 11.3 8.5-15.0
Larynx 5.6 3.6 2.3-5.2 5.2 7.8 5.1-11.5 0.4 0.4 0.1-1.8
Lung and bronchus 90.6 55.2 50.2-60.7 49.0 69.7 61.1-79.2 41.6 45.7 39.6-52.6
Melanoma of the skin 21.4 14.3 11.7-17.4 11.0 16.3 12.3-21.4 10.4 13.0 9.6-17.3
Female breast             111.8 138.1 126.5-150.5
Cervix uteri             5.2 7.2 4.6-10.6
Corpus uterus and NOS             27.4 31.8 26.6-37.8
Ovary             9.0 11.0 7.9-14.9
Prostate       64.2 88.1 78.6-98.4      
Testis       3.8 5.7 3.4-9.0      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 28.2 17.1 14.4-20.3 22.0 31.7 26.0-38.3 6.2 6.9 4.7-10.0
Kidney and renal pelvis 23.8 15.6 12.9-18.8 16.2 23.4 18.5-29.2 7.6 9.1 6.4-12.6
Brain and other central nervous system 8.4 6.4 4.6-8.7 4.4 6.6 4.1-10.2 4.0 6.2 3.7-9.7
Thyroid 49.8 35.8 31.4-40.7 12.0 17.2 13.1-22.3 37.8 54.1 46.4-62.7
Hodgkin lymphoma 4.4 3.6 2.2-5.6 2.6 4.2 2.2-7.3 1.8 3.1 1.3-5.9
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 30.0 19.8 16.6-23.3 16.8 25.2 20.0-31.4 13.2 14.9 11.4-19.3
Myeloma 10.4 6.6 4.9-8.8 4.2 6.2 3.8-9.5 6.2 7.2 4.8-10.5
Leukemias 21.0 13.1 10.7-16.0 10.6 14.6 10.9-19.2 10.4 12.1 9.0-16.2

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.