Cancer Incidence for Flatbush & Midwood, 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 751.4 422.3 408.6-436.4 353.8 459.4 437.7-482.0 397.6 398.7 380.9-417.1
Oral cavity and pharynx 12.2 6.9 5.3-9.0 6.4 8.3 5.6-11.8 5.8 5.8 3.8-8.4
Esophagus 5.0 2.8 1.8-4.2 3.8 4.8 2.9-7.7 1.2 1.3 0.5-3.0
Stomach 20.0 11.2 9.1-13.7 11.4 15.3 11.5-20.0 8.6 8.0 5.7-10.9
Colorectal 64.0 35.3 31.5-39.5 29.2 37.3 31.3-44.1 34.8 33.8 28.9-39.4
Colon excluding rectum 42.4 23.5 20.4-27.0 18.4 23.8 19.0-29.3 24.0 23.4 19.3-28.1
Rectum & rectosigmoid 21.6 11.8 9.6-14.3 10.8 13.5 10.1-17.8 10.8 10.4 7.8-13.7
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 15.6 8.4 6.6-10.5 10.8 12.5 9.4-16.5 4.8 4.7 3.0-7.2
Pancreas 23.6 13.1 10.8-15.8 11.0 14.2 10.6-18.7 12.6 12.0 9.2-15.4
Larynx 3.4 1.7 1.0-2.8 2.6 3.1 1.6-5.4 0.8 0.7 0.2-1.9
Lung and bronchus 65.8 37.1 33.1-41.4 34.2 47.0 40.0-54.8 31.6 30.7 26.0-36.0
Melanoma of the skin 16.2 9.5 7.5-11.9 8.4 11.4 8.2-15.6 7.8 8.0 5.6-11.1
Female breast             108.2 113.5 103.9-123.8
Cervix uteri             9.8 10.4 7.7-13.8
Corpus uterus and NOS             38.0 36.0 31.0-41.7
Ovary             9.4 8.9 6.5-12.0
Prostate       106.0 130.5 119.3-142.5      
Testis       3.6 4.5 2.6-7.2      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 29.4 16.8 14.1-19.8 22.0 30.7 25.1-37.1 7.4 7.4 5.2-10.3
Kidney and renal pelvis 28.4 15.7 13.2-18.6 18.0 23.2 18.5-28.7 10.4 10.1 7.5-13.3
Brain and other central nervous system 10.4 6.1 4.5-8.1 6.0 7.7 5.2-11.1 4.4 4.8 3.0-7.4
Thyroid 32.0 18.7 15.9-21.9 6.4 8.6 5.8-12.2 25.6 27.3 22.7-32.6
Hodgkin lymphoma 4.8 3.0 1.9-4.4 2.8 3.8 2.0-6.4 2.0 2.2 1.1-4.2
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 36.2 20.6 17.6-23.9 17.8 23.3 18.6-28.8 18.4 18.4 14.8-22.7
Myeloma 14.0 7.7 6.0-9.8 7.8 10.1 7.1-13.9 6.2 5.9 4.0-8.5
Leukemias 25.8 14.9 12.4-17.7 14.0 19.3 15.0-24.5 11.8 11.3 8.5-14.7

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.