Colon & Rectum Cancer, Stage of Disease at Diagnosis, Core Delta, Buffer Delta vs. Non-Delta Regions, 2006-2010
Core Delta Region
Stage at Diagnosis White Males White Females Black Males Black Females
In Situ 6.6% 3.1% 7.4% 4.5%
Localized 39.5% 40.9% 37.9% 36.6%
Regional 30.9% 33.9% 24.6% 30.9%
Distant 20.4% 16.5% 20.3% 20.2%
Unknown 2.6% 5.5% 9.8% 7.8%
Buffer Delta Region
Stage at Diagnosis White Males White Females Black Males Black Females
In Situ 1.3% 1.5% 4.1% 4.6%
Localized 38.4% 38.7% 39.3% 33.1%
Regional 37.1% 32.7% 26.2% 34.4%
Distant 20.4% 19.0% 23.4% 20.5%
Unknown 2.8% 8.2% 6.9% 7.3%
Non-Delta Region
Stage at Diagnosis White Males White Females Black Males Black Females
In Situ 4.6% 3.2% 5.4% 4.8%
Localized 37.8% 36.9% 32.5% 33.7%
Regional 33.7% 37.7% 32.7% 34.9%
Distant 20.8% 18.0% 24.3% 21.7%
Unknown 3.0% 4.3% 5.1% 5.0%
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.