Colon & Rectum Cancer, Stage of Disease at Diagnosis, Applalchian vs. Non-Appalachian Regions, 2006-2010
Appalachian Region
Stage at Diagnosis White Males White Females Black Males Black Females
In Situ 2.8% 1.8% 2.2% 1.5%
Localized 36.0% 36.4% 27.0% 34.7%
Regional 35.7% 37.9% 35.7% 36.2%
Distant 20.9% 17.6% 27.8% 20.3%
Unknown 4.6% 6.2% 7.4% 7.4%
Non-Appalachian Region
Stage at Diagnosis White Males White Females Black Males Black Females
In Situ 5.3% 3.8% 6.7% 6.4%
Localized 38.1% 36.8% 34.4% 34.5%
Regional 32.2% 34.7% 29.4% 31.4%
Distant 18.8% 17.0% 21.5% 20.4%
Unknown 5.6% 7.7% 8.0% 7.2%
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 04/30/2013.