Colon & Rectum Cancer, Stage of Disease at Diagnosis, Applalchian vs. Non-Appalachian Regions, 2007-2011
Appalachian Region
Stage at Diagnosis White Males White Females Black Males Black Females
In Situ 2.0% 1.4% 2.3% 1.9%
Localized 36.0% 39.0% 26.9% 37.4%
Regional 37.2% 38.0% 35.6% 34.4%
Distant 22.4% 16.4% 30.1% 20.6%
Unknown 2.4% 5.2% 5.0% 5.7%
Non-Appalachian Region
Stage at Diagnosis White Males White Females Black Males Black Females
In Situ 5.2% 3.5% 6.2% 5.3%
Localized 38.6% 36.7% 35.5% 33.4%
Regional 32.9% 36.6% 29.7% 34.1%
Distant 20.1% 18.6% 22.3% 21.5%
Unknown 3.2% 4.7% 6.3% 5.7%
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.