Cancer Incidence for Flatbush & Midwood, 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 746.0 441.0 426.7-455.7 348.6 481.7 458.6-505.6 397.4 416.4 397.9-435.6
Oral cavity and pharynx 14.0 8.2 6.3-10.4 8.4 10.9 7.8-14.8 5.6 5.8 3.8-8.5
Esophagus 5.8 3.4 2.3-4.9 4.8 6.8 4.3-10.2 1.0 1.1 0.3-2.5
Stomach 17.2 10.4 8.3-13.0 10.2 14.9 11.0-19.7 7.0 6.9 4.7-9.6
Colorectal 73.2 43.7 39.3-48.5 34.2 49.6 42.2-57.9 39.0 40.1 34.5-46.3
Colon excluding rectum 54.0 32.2 28.4-36.4 25.0 36.2 29.9-43.3 29.0 29.9 25.1-35.3
Rectum & rectosigmoid 19.2 11.5 9.3-14.1 9.2 13.4 9.7-18.0 10.0 10.2 7.6-13.6
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 13.6 7.6 5.9-9.7 10.2 12.5 9.2-16.5 3.4 3.7 2.1-6.0
Pancreas 21.8 12.9 10.5-15.6 10.2 13.9 10.2-18.5 11.6 12.1 9.1-15.7
Larynx 3.6 2.0 1.2-3.2 3.2 4.1 2.3-6.7 0.4 0.4 0.0-1.5
Lung and bronchus 61.8 36.9 32.8-41.4 31.0 45.5 38.4-53.4 30.8 31.5 26.6-37.0
Melanoma of the skin 17.2 10.4 8.3-12.9 9.2 13.0 9.4-17.5 8.0 8.5 6.1-11.7
Female breast             111.8 119.0 109.1-129.5
Cervix uteri             9.6 10.9 8.0-14.6
Corpus uterus and NOS             36.8 36.2 31.1-42.0
Ovary             10.4 11.1 8.2-14.6
Prostate       105.4 137.9 126.0-150.7      
Testis       2.8 3.5 1.9-6.0      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 26.0 16.1 13.4-19.2 19.0 29.7 23.9-36.4 7.0 7.3 5.0-10.2
Kidney and renal pelvis 24.0 14.0 11.6-16.9 15.8 21.8 17.1-27.3 8.2 8.4 6.0-11.5
Brain and other nervous system 9.6 5.6 4.1-7.5 5.8 7.4 4.9-10.7 3.8 4.1 2.4-6.4
Thyroid 36.8 22.1 19.0-25.6 8.8 12.2 8.8-16.5 28.0 30.5 25.6-36.1
Hodgkin lymphoma 4.2 2.7 1.7-4.2 2.4 3.3 1.6-5.8 1.8 2.2 1.0-4.1
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 31.0 18.5 15.6-21.7 14.4 19.7 15.3-25.0 16.6 17.3 13.7-21.5
Myeloma 20.2 11.8 9.5-14.4 10.0 14.2 10.4-18.8 10.2 10.2 7.6-13.6
Leukemias 26.8 16.2 13.5-19.2 13.4 18.6 14.3-23.8 13.4 14.0 10.8-17.9

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.