Cancer Incidence for Borough Park, Kensington & Ocean Parkway, 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 642.8 442.1 426.3-458.3 312.2 465.3 441.6-489.9 330.6 433.6 411.8-456.2
Oral cavity and pharynx 13.0 9.5 7.2-12.2 8.0 12.9 9.1-17.7 5.0 6.1 3.9-9.3
Esophagus 5.4 3.7 2.4-5.5 4.2 6.6 4.0-10.2 1.2 1.4 0.5-3.2
Stomach 18.0 12.6 10.0-15.6 12.0 18.8 14.2-24.3 6.0 7.6 5.0-11.0
Colorectal 61.6 41.9 37.1-47.0 31.8 47.9 40.5-56.2 29.8 36.7 30.7-43.5
Colon excluding rectum 41.4 27.5 23.7-31.7 19.4 29.1 23.4-35.7 22.0 26.1 21.2-31.9
Rectum & rectosigmoid 20.2 14.4 11.6-17.6 12.4 18.8 14.3-24.3 7.8 10.6 7.4-14.7
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 13.4 9.7 7.4-12.4 9.2 14.5 10.5-19.4 4.2 5.5 3.3-8.4
Pancreas 23.4 15.5 12.7-18.7 11.4 17.6 13.2-22.9 12.0 13.7 10.2-18.0
Larynx 4.2 2.6 1.6-4.1 3.4 4.8 2.7-7.7 0.8 0.8 0.2-2.2
Lung and bronchus 60.0 41.5 36.7-46.6 34.2 52.4 44.5-61.1 25.8 32.1 26.6-38.5
Melanoma of the skin 12.4 8.5 6.4-10.9 6.0 8.7 5.7-12.5 6.4 8.9 5.9-12.6
Female breast             81.8 116.3 104.8-128.6
Cervix uteri             5.0 7.4 4.7-11.1
Corpus uterus and NOS             23.6 31.9 26.2-38.4
Ovary             9.8 13.2 9.6-17.7
Prostate       58.6 89.1 78.8-100.3      
Testis       3.8 5.2 3.1-8.2      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 31.2 19.9 16.7-23.4 23.2 35.0 28.7-42.2 8.0 8.3 5.8-11.6
Kidney and renal pelvis 23.0 16.2 13.2-19.5 13.2 19.7 15.1-25.3 9.8 12.7 9.3-17.0
Brain and other nervous system 13.8 8.7 6.7-11.1 7.4 9.4 6.5-13.2 6.4 8.2 5.5-11.6
Thyroid 44.2 33.0 28.7-37.8 11.2 17.4 13.0-22.7 33.0 49.2 41.7-57.6
Hodgkin lymphoma 7.0 4.5 3.1-6.3 3.6 4.8 2.8-7.8 3.4 4.3 2.5-7.0
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 35.2 23.9 20.4-27.9 20.4 28.9 23.4-35.4 14.8 19.3 14.9-24.5
Myeloma 10.0 6.8 4.9-9.0 5.4 8.2 5.3-12.0 4.6 5.7 3.5-8.7
Leukemias 25.2 16.0 13.2-19.2 15.4 21.9 17.1-27.6 9.8 10.9 7.8-14.7

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.