Cancer Incidence for Sheepshead Bay, Gerritsen Beach & Homecrest, 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 976.0 472.6 458.8-486.7 466.2 491.5 471.2-512.5 509.8 465.3 446.3-485.0
Oral cavity and pharynx 23.2 11.4 9.3-13.8 13.4 14.8 11.3-19.0 9.8 8.1 5.8-11.0
Esophagus 5.2 2.2 1.4-3.3 3.6 3.6 2.1-5.9 1.6 1.0 0.4-2.3
Stomach 23.8 11.5 9.4-13.9 12.0 12.7 9.6-16.5 11.8 10.7 8.0-14.1
Colorectal 85.4 39.6 35.8-43.8 44.6 46.0 40.0-52.8 40.8 34.5 29.7-40.0
Colon excluding rectum 65.0 29.6 26.4-33.2 33.4 34.0 28.9-39.8 31.6 26.2 22.1-31.0
Rectum & rectosigmoid 20.4 10.0 8.1-12.2 11.2 12.1 9.0-15.9 9.2 8.3 5.9-11.3
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 16.0 7.4 5.8-9.3 10.8 10.9 8.1-14.5 5.2 4.3 2.7-6.4
Pancreas 32.6 14.1 12.0-16.6 16.0 16.2 12.8-20.4 16.6 12.1 9.5-15.2
Larynx 4.4 2.1 1.3-3.3 4.0 4.1 2.5-6.5 0.4 0.3 0.0-1.5
Lung and bronchus 113.4 51.0 46.8-55.5 63.6 66.0 58.8-73.8 49.8 39.4 34.5-44.9
Melanoma of the skin 31.4 15.5 13.1-18.3 17.6 19.1 15.3-23.7 13.8 12.8 9.8-16.5
Female breast             137.8 132.5 122.2-143.5
Cervix uteri             6.2 6.6 4.3-9.5
Corpus uterus and NOS             37.0 33.6 28.7-39.1
Ovary             14.6 13.8 10.6-17.6
Prostate       95.2 94.3 85.9-103.4      
Testis       3.6 5.2 3.1-8.2      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 52.4 23.6 20.8-26.8 41.8 43.7 37.9-50.2 10.6 8.5 6.3-11.3
Kidney and renal pelvis 37.0 18.8 16.1-21.9 22.8 24.7 20.3-30.0 14.2 13.9 10.7-17.8
Brain and other central nervous system 12.8 7.1 5.4-9.1 6.4 7.7 5.2-11.0 6.4 6.4 4.3-9.3
Thyroid 52.0 30.7 26.9-34.8 12.8 14.7 11.2-19.0 39.2 45.7 39.3-52.9
Hodgkin lymphoma 5.8 3.7 2.5-5.4 3.0 4.1 2.2-6.8 2.8 3.4 1.8-5.8
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 46.8 23.9 20.8-27.3 25.0 28.5 23.6-34.2 21.8 19.6 15.9-24.0
Myeloma 12.6 5.5 4.2-7.1 7.6 7.5 5.2-10.4 5.0 3.9 2.5-5.9
Leukemias 33.0 16.1 13.6-18.9 16.6 18.3 14.5-22.9 16.4 14.8 11.5-18.7

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.