Cancer Incidence for Park Slope, Carroll Gardens & Red Hook, Kings (Brooklyn) County, 2015-2019

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 482.6 472.8 453.3-492.8 217.4 490.6 460.3-522.3 265.2 472.3 446.3-499.6
Oral cavity and pharynx 10.8 10.3 7.7-13.6 7.8 16.4 11.5-22.8 3.0 5.6 3.1-9.4
Esophagus 3.4 3.7 2.1-6.0 2.2 5.7 2.8-10.3 1.2 2.2 0.8-4.9
Stomach 9.2 9.7 7.1-13.1 4.8 11.9 7.4-18.0 4.4 8.3 5.1-12.8
Colorectal 34.0 34.2 29.0-39.9 17.6 39.9 31.6-49.7 16.4 30.2 23.8-37.8
Colon excluding rectum 23.2 23.6 19.4-28.5 10.8 26.3 19.5-34.7 12.4 22.5 17.1-29.2
Rectum & rectosigmoid 10.8 10.5 7.8-13.9 6.8 13.6 9.2-19.4 4.0 7.7 4.6-12.0
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 12.0 11.6 8.8-15.1 7.8 16.0 11.2-22.2 4.2 7.8 4.7-12.1
Pancreas 13.8 13.7 10.6-17.5 7.2 16.4 11.3-23.1 6.6 11.5 7.8-16.3
Larynx 2.0 1.8 0.9-3.5 1.8 3.9 1.7-7.7 0.2 0.3 0.0-2.1
Lung and bronchus 44.4 47.0 40.9-53.9 19.8 50.0 40.2-61.3 24.6 46.1 38.0-55.3
Melanoma of the skin 20.2 20.1 16.3-24.7 10.0 22.6 16.5-30.2 10.2 18.8 13.8-25.0
Female breast             86.8 155.0 140.4-170.8
Cervix uteri             5.0 8.4 5.3-12.7
Corpus uterus and NOS             17.4 32.2 25.6-40.0
Ovary             6.2 10.5 7.1-15.2
Prostate       54.8 119.7 105.3-135.4      
Testis       4.4 6.4 3.9-10.2      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 18.0 19.0 15.2-23.5 13.6 34.9 26.8-44.7 4.4 7.9 4.9-12.2
Kidney and renal pelvis 15.6 15.8 12.3-19.8 11.8 27.2 20.4-35.4 3.8 6.5 3.8-10.4
Brain and other central nervous system 7.8 7.9 5.4-11.0 3.6 8.2 4.7-13.4 4.2 7.7 4.5-12.3
Thyroid 25.2 20.1 16.5-24.3 4.8 8.2 5.2-12.6 20.4 31.0 24.9-38.3
Hodgkin lymphoma 3.8 3.2 1.7-5.4 1.6 3.0 1.0-6.8 2.2 3.2 1.5-6.2
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 22.8 21.5 17.6-26.1 11.0 23.1 17.1-30.7 11.8 20.1 15.1-26.3
Myeloma 7.2 7.6 5.3-10.7 4.2 10.7 6.5-16.6 3.0 5.6 3.1-9.4
Leukemias 14.4 14.6 11.3-18.5 7.8 17.1 11.9-23.7 6.6 13.1 8.9-18.6

Notes

  • Incidence data are provisional, November 2021.
  • 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.