Cancer Incidence for Bensonhurst & Bath Beach, Brooklyn, 2010-2014

Source: New York State Cancer Registry

Site of Cancer Males Females
Average Annual Cases Rate per 100,000 Males 95% CI (+/-) Average Annual Cases Rate per 100,000 Females 95% CI (+/-)
All Invasive Malignant Tumors 458.4 467.1 19.3 500.8 420.2 16.9
Oral cavity and pharynx 16.4 16.1 3.5 8.8 7.2 2.2
Esophagus 4.4 4.4 1.9 1.4 0.9 0.7
Stomach 13.8 14.5 3.4 10.2 7.9 2.3
Colorectal 48.8 50.2 6.4 45.0 34.5 4.6
Colon excluding rectum 35.4 36.3 5.4 33.0 25.0 3.9
Rectum & rectosigmoid 13.4 13.9 3.4 12.0 9.5 2.5
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 19.8 19.6 3.9 7.0 5.7 1.9
Pancreas 16.2 16.7 3.7 14.4 10.8 2.5
Larynx 3.8 3.8 1.7 1.0 0.9 0.7
Lung and bronchus 76.4 77.9 7.9 54.2 41.8 5.1
Melanoma of the skin 8.8 8.6 2.6 8.8 7.8 2.4
Female breast       133.8 116.9 9.1
Cervix uteri       9.4 9.3 2.7
Corpus uterus and NOS       30.0 26.1 4.2
Ovary       13.0 10.7 2.7
Prostate 80.8 80.4 7.9      
Testis 4.6 4.9 2.0      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 32.8 34.4 5.3 9.4 6.8 2.0
Kidney and renal pelvis 22.0 22.1 4.2 12.4 10.5 2.7
Brain and other nervous system 7.2 7.6 2.5 6.0 5.4 2.0
Thyroid 14.0 14.3 3.4 50.2 48.8 6.2
Hodgkin lymphoma 2.2 2.4 1.5 1.4 1.6 1.2
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 22.8 23.6 4.4 19.8 15.6 3.1
Myeloma 5.8 5.8 2.1 6.0 5.0 1.8
Leukemias 15.8 16.3 3.6 13.8 11.5 2.8

Notes

  • Incidence data are provisional, November 2016.
  • 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.