Prostate Cancer, Stage of Disease at Diagnosis by Year, Appalachia vs. Non-Appalachia 2003-2011
2003^
Appalachian Region
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males Black Males 
In Situ ** **
Localized 88.8% 84.4%
Regional 7.6% 9.0%
Distant 2.4% 5.7%
Unknown 1.2% 0.8%
Non-Appalachian Region
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males Black Males 
In Situ ** **
Localized 88.3% 83.1%
Regional 7.5% 7.9%
Distant 2.0% 5.6%
Unknown 2.3% 3.4%
2004
Appalachian Region
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males Black Males 
In Situ ** **
Localized 90.2% 84.1%
Regional 5.4% 7.1%
Distant 3.5% 7.1%
Unknown 0.9% 1.6%
Non-Appalachian Region
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males Black Males 
In Situ ** **
Localized 84.4% 84.8%
Regional 10.6% 7.0%
Distant 2.7% 5.6%
Unknown 2.4% 2.6%
2005
Appalachian Region
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males Black Males 
In Situ ** **
Localized 86.9% 83.3%
Regional 7.7% 9.1%
Distant 4.5% 4.5%
Unknown 0.9% 3.0%
Non-Appalachian Region
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males Black Males 
In Situ ** **
Localized 82.9% 80.8%
Regional 10.0% 8.9%
Distant 2.8% 5.2%
Unknown 4.3% 5.1%
2006
Appalachian Region
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males Black Males 
In Situ ** **
Localized 89.5% 87.0%
Regional 6.2% 5.4%
Distant 2.8% 4.9%
Unknown 1.4% 2.7%
Non-Appalachian Region
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males Black Males 
In Situ ** **
Localized 85.8% 83.9%
Regional 9.7% 7.8%
Distant 2.5% 4.9%
Unknown 2.0% 3.4%
2007
Appalachian Region
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males Black Males 
In Situ ** **
Localized 87.7% 82.4%
Regional 7.4% 9.3%
Distant 2.9% 7.1%
Unknown 2.0% 1.1%
Non-Appalachian Region
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males Black Males 
In Situ ** **
Localized 84.4% 83.5%
Regional 10.4% 7.0%
Distant 3.7% 5.7%
Unknown 1.6% 3.7%
2008
Appalachian Region
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males Black Males 
In Situ ** **
Localized 84.4% 83.8%
Regional 9.5% 9.9%
Distant 4.7% 6.4%
Unknown 1.4% 0.0%
Non-Appalachian Region
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males Black Males 
In Situ ** **
Localized 84.7% 82.3%
Regional 9.1% 9.6%
Distant 3.5% 5.4%
Unknown 2.8% 2.7%
2009
Appalachian Region
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males Black Males 
In Situ ** **
Localized 85.7% 85.9%
Regional 10.8% 6.5%
Distant 3.1% 6.5%
Unknown 0.3% 1.1%
Non-Appalachian Region
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males Black Males 
In Situ ** **
Localized 85.2% 83.3%
Regional 9.8% 8.8%
Distant 3.0% 6.0%
Unknown 2.0% 2.0%
2010
Appalachian Region
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males Black Males 
In Situ ** **
Localized 83.2% 85.3%
Regional 11.1% 9.4%
Distant 4.7% 3.5%
Unknown 0.9% 1.8%
Non-Appalachian Region
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males Black Males 
In Situ ** **
Localized 84.5% 82.1%
Regional 9.6% 9.6%
Distant 4.0% 4.9%
Unknown 2.0% 3.5%
2011
Appalachian Region
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males Black Males 
In Situ ** **
Localized 84.0% 87.8%
Regional 10.3% 6.4%
Distant 4.8% 5.2%
Unknown 0.9% 0.6%
Non-Appalachian Region
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males Black Males 
In Situ ** **
Localized 83.8% 83.4%
Regional 11.4% 6.8%
Distant 3.4% 7.7%
Unknown 1.4% 2.2%
**The MCR does not collect in situ cases of Prostate Cancer.
^Use caution when comparing 2003 data to later years.  The staging system changed between 2003 and 2004.
These data were collected by the Mississippi Cancer Registry which participates in the National Program of Cancer Registries (NPCR) of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).  These data were generated and posted on 04/02/2014.