Prostate Cancer, Stage of Disease at Diagnosis by Year, Delta Core Counties vs. Delta Buffer Counties, 2003-2011
2003^
Core Delta Region
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males Black Males
In Situ ** **
Localized 76.9% 88.0%
Regional 13.5% 5.3%
Distant 5.8% 0.0%
Unknown 3.8% 6.7%
Buffer Delta Region
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males Black Males
In Situ ** **
Localized 81.6% 84.8%
Regional 12.2% 9.1%
Distant 3.1% 4.5%
Unknown 3.1% 1.5%
Non-Delta Region
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males Black Males
In Situ ** **
Localized 89.5% 82.6%
Regional 6.8% 8.3%
Distant 1.8% 6.5%
Unknown 1.9% 2.7%
2004
Core Delta Region
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males Black Males
In Situ ** **
Localized 83.0% 88.1%
Regional 6.4% 6.0%
Distant 4.3% 3.0%
Unknown 6.4% 3.0%
Buffer Delta Region
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males Black Males
In Situ ** **
Localized 81.9% 85.3%
Regional 14.3% 5.9%
Distant 3.8% 4.4%
Unknown 0.0% 4.4%
Non-Delta Region
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males Black Males
In Situ ** **
Localized 86.3% 84.2%
Regional 8.9% 7.3%
Distant 2.7% 6.4%
Unknown 2.0% 2.1%
2005
Core Delta Region
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males Black Males
In Situ ** **
Localized 60.9% 71.0%
Regional 15.2% 9.7%
Distant 4.3% 6.5%
Unknown 19.6% 12.9%
Buffer Delta Region
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males Black Males
In Situ ** **
Localized 81.1% 72.4%
Regional 13.2% 7.9%
Distant 1.9% 6.6%
Unknown 3.8% 13.2%
Non-Delta Region
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males Black Males
In Situ ** **
Localized 85.0% 83.7%
Regional 8.9% 9.0%
Distant 3.3% 4.8%
Unknown 2.8% 2.6%
2006
Core Delta Region
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males Black Males
In Situ ** **
Localized 86.7% 81.7%
Regional 5.0% 8.6%
Distant 1.7% 3.2%
Unknown 6.7% 6.5%
Buffer Delta Region
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males Black Males
In Situ ** **
Localized 86.3% 81.4%
Regional 8.9% 5.8%
Distant 2.4% 10.5%
Unknown 2.4% 2.3%
Non-Delta Region
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males Black Males
In Situ ** **
Localized 86.7% 85.3%
Regional 9.0% 7.3%
Distant 2.6% 4.5%
Unknown 1.6% 2.9%
2007
Core Delta Region
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males Black Males
In Situ ** **
Localized 74.2% 81.4%
Regional 12.1% 2.9%
Distant 3.0% 4.9%
Unknown 10.6% 10.8%
Buffer Delta Region
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males Black Males
In Situ ** **
Localized 94.0% 83.8%
Regional 3.4% 5.9%
Distant 2.6% 2.9%
Unknown 0.0% 7.4%
Non-Delta Region
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males Black Males
In Situ ** **
Localized 85.0% 83.5%
Regional 10.0% 8.3%
Distant 3.6% 6.5%
Unknown 1.4% 1.7%
2008
Core Delta Region
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males Black Males
In Situ ** **
Localized 77.3% 82.8%
Regional 4.5% 3.4%
Distant 4.5% 3.4%
Unknown 13.6% 10.3%
Buffer Delta Region    
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males Black Males
In Situ ** **
Localized 87.3% 84.3%
Regional 8.5% 5.7%
Distant 2.1% 4.3%
Unknown 2.1% 5.7%
Non-Delta Region    
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males Black Males
In Situ ** **
Localized 84.6% 82.3%
Regional 9.4% 10.9%
Distant 3.9% 5.9%
Unknown 2.1% 0.9%
2009
Core Delta Region
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males Black Males
In Situ ** **
Localized 94.4% 88.6%
Regional 1.9% 5.7%
Distant 3.7% 3.4%
Unknown 0.0% 2.3%
Buffer Delta Region
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males Black Males
In Situ ** **
Localized 84.2% 84.1%
Regional 7.9% 4.8%
Distant 5.0% 9.5%
Unknown 3.0% 1.6%
Non-Delta Region
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males Black Males
In Situ ** **
Localized 85.0% 83.2%
Regional 10.6% 8.9%
Distant 2.8% 6.1%
Unknown 1.6% 1.8%
2010
Core Delta Region
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males Black Males
In Situ ** **
Localized 75.4% 75.0%
Regional 11.5% 5.4%
Distant 4.9% 5.4%
Unknown 8.2% 14.1%
Buffer Delta Region
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males Black Males
In Situ ** **
Localized 83.8% 75.8%
Regional 12.0% 9.1%
Distant 0.7% 6.1%
Unknown 3.5% 9.1%
Non-Delta Region
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males Black Males
In Situ ** **
Localized 84.7% 84.3%
Regional 9.6% 10.1%
Distant 4.5% 4.4%
Unknown 1.2% 1.2%
2011
Core Delta Region
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males Black Males
In Situ ** **
Localized 79.2% 79.3%
Regional 14.6% 5.4%
Distant 2.1% 6.5%
Unknown 4.2% 8.7%
Buffer Delta Region
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males Black Males
In Situ ** **
Localized 75.5% 81.3%
Regional 18.7% 10.0%
Distant 5.8% 8.8%
Unknown 0.0% 0.0%
Non-Delta Region
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males Black Males
In Situ ** **
Localized 85.1% 85.3%
Regional 10.0% 6.5%
Distant 3.6% 7.1%
Unknown 1.3% 1.2%
**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.