Cancer Incidence for Borough Park, Kensington & Ocean Parkway, 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 655.4 431.8 416.5-447.6 316.0 444.3 421.9-467.6 339.4 434.2 412.6-456.6
Oral cavity and pharynx 14.8 10.1 7.8-12.7 9.4 13.8 10.0-18.6 5.4 6.5 4.2-9.6
Esophagus 3.8 2.5 1.5-4.0 2.6 4.0 2.1-6.9 1.2 1.2 0.4-2.8
Stomach 15.6 10.7 8.4-13.4 11.0 16.2 12.1-21.2 4.6 5.9 3.7-9.0
Colorectal 61.2 38.7 34.3-43.5 33.6 47.0 39.9-55.0 27.6 32.3 26.8-38.5
Colon excluding rectum 42.6 26.8 23.1-30.8 23.4 33.0 27.0-39.7 19.2 21.9 17.5-27.0
Rectum & rectosigmoid 18.6 11.9 9.5-14.7 10.2 14.1 10.4-18.7 8.4 10.4 7.3-14.4
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 14.2 8.9 6.9-11.3 10.2 14.0 10.3-18.5 4.0 4.3 2.6-6.8
Pancreas 22.4 14.5 11.8-17.5 11.6 16.7 12.5-21.7 10.8 12.9 9.5-17.1
Larynx 4.2 2.8 1.7-4.3 2.8 4.1 2.2-7.0 1.4 1.7 0.6-3.6
Lung and bronchus 69.8 46.4 41.5-51.8 38.8 56.5 48.5-65.3 31.0 38.0 32.0-44.8
Melanoma of the skin 12.6 8.4 6.4-10.8 7.4 10.1 7.0-14.0 5.2 7.0 4.4-10.5
Female breast             84.4 116.9 105.4-129.2
Cervix uteri             5.0 6.8 4.3-10.2
Corpus uterus and NOS             25.0 32.1 26.4-38.5
Ovary             7.8 10.0 6.9-14.0
Prostate       55.8 79.3 69.9-89.5      
Testis       3.2 4.3 2.3-7.1      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 28.6 18.2 15.2-21.6 21.0 30.3 24.5-36.9 7.6 8.9 6.1-12.6
Kidney and renal pelvis 22.4 15.1 12.3-18.2 14.0 20.0 15.4-25.4 8.4 10.7 7.6-14.7
Brain and other central nervous system 15.0 8.8 6.9-11.2 8.8 10.3 7.3-14.0 6.2 7.7 5.2-11.1
Thyroid 51.4 36.8 32.3-41.7 14.0 20.0 15.4-25.4 37.4 54.5 46.7-63.2
Hodgkin lymphoma 5.0 3.0 1.9-4.5 2.4 2.6 1.3-4.8 2.6 3.4 1.8-5.8
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 34.2 22.4 19.0-26.2 18.0 25.5 20.4-31.5 16.2 19.3 15.1-24.3
Myeloma 11.2 7.4 5.5-9.7 6.6 9.5 6.5-13.5 4.6 5.8 3.6-8.8
Leukemias 23.6 15.0 12.3-18.1 11.6 15.9 12.0-20.8 12.0 14.1 10.6-18.5

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.