Cancer Incidence for Borough Park, Kensington & Ocean Parkway, 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 310.4 471.6 24.4 325.0 426.7 21.9
Oral cavity and pharynx 8.6 14.1 4.4 5.8 7.0 2.7
Esophagus 3.8 6.5 3.0 1.0 0.9 0.8
Stomach 12.6 19.8 5.1 5.6 7.1 2.8
Colorectal 32.2 50.6 8.1 31.8 39.0 6.5
Colon excluding rectum 21.2 33.1 6.5 22.6 26.2 5.2
Rectum & rectosigmoid 11.0 17.5 4.8 9.2 12.7 3.9
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 8.2 13.6 4.3 4.0 5.2 2.4
Pancreas 11.8 18.1 4.8 11.4 13.5 3.8
Larynx 3.0 4.2 2.2 0.8 0.8 0.9
Lung and bronchus 32.4 51.7 8.2 25.4 31.9 5.8
Melanoma of the skin 6.6 9.7 3.5 6.8 9.0 3.2
Female breast       80.8 115.0 11.7
Cervix uteri       4.8 7.3 3.1
Corpus uterus and NOS       23.2 32.2 6.0
Ovary       11.4 15.4 4.2
Prostate 60.6 93.7 11.0      
Testis 3.4 4.6 2.3      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 25.2 38.5 7.0 7.8 8.2 2.8
Kidney and renal pelvis 12.8 19.1 4.9 10.2 13.4 3.9
Brain and other nervous system 7.2 9.2 3.2 5.4 6.6 2.6
Thyroid 10.4 16.4 4.6 30.0 44.8 7.4
Hodgkin lymphoma 3.6 4.9 2.4 3.0 4.2 2.2
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 19.6 27.9 5.8 14.4 18.2 4.4
Myeloma 5.0 7.6 3.1 4.0 5.2 2.4
Leukemias 14.4 20.2 4.9 9.8 10.9 3.3

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.