Female Breast Cancer, Stage of Disease at Diagnosis, Appalachian Region vs. Non-Appalachian Region, 2007-2011
Appalachian Region
Stage at Diagnosis White Females Black Females
In Situ 15.5% 15.5%
Localized 52.9% 40.1%
Regional 25.1% 33.8%
Distant 5.1% 9.4%
Unknown 1.4% 1.3%
Non-Appalachian Region
Stage at Diagnosis White Females Black Females
In Situ 17.3% 16.1%
Localized 50.4% 40.9%
Regional 26.1% 32.5%
Distant 4.5% 8.2%
Unknown 1.6% 2.2%
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 04/02/2014.