Lung & Bronchus Cancer, Stage of Disease at Diagnosis, Delta vs. Non-Delta Regions, 2007-2011
Core Delta Region
Stage at Diagnosis White Males White Females Black Males Black Females
In Situ 0.9% 0.0% 0.4% 0.0%
Localized 18.8% 25.7% 24.9% 26.8%
Regional 24.2% 18.3% 19.3% 15.9%
Distant 47.1% 47.1% 45.0% 45.2%
Unknown 9.0% 8.9% 10.4% 12.1%
Buffer Delta Region
Stage at Diagnosis White Males White Females Black Males Black Females
In Situ 0.0% 0.2% 0.0% 0.0%
Localized 21.0% 21.5% 19.2% 12.6%
Regional 23.9% 26.8% 17.3% 19.3%
Distant 51.4% 45.6% 59.6% 63.0%
Unknown 3.7% 5.8% 3.8% 5.2%
Non-Delta Region
Stage at Diagnosis White Males White Females Black Males Black Females
In Situ 0.2% 0.1% 0.2% 0.1%
Localized 17.9% 21.9% 12.6% 18.4%
Regional 24.0% 26.5% 22.7% 24.6%
Distant 55.2% 49.0% 61.8% 53.8%
Unknown 2.7% 2.5% 2.7% 3.2%
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.