Oral Cavity & Pharynx Cancer, Stage of Disease at Diagnosis, Delta vs. Non-Delta Regions, 2006-2010
Delta Region
Stage at Diagnosis White Males White Females Black Males Black Females
In Situ 0.7% 0.0% 1.2% 0.0%
Localized 30.5% 46.3% 8.4% 25.0%
Regional 53.2% 37.0% 47.0% 27.8%
Distant 9.9% 9.3% 36.1% 38.9%
Unknown 5.7% 7.4% 7.2% 8.3%
Non-Delta Region
Stage at Diagnosis White Males White Females Black Males Black Females
In Situ 1.4% 2.8% 1.5% 1.1%
Localized 36.7% 47.0% 17.5% 26.3%
Regional 42.5% 34.0% 46.8% 38.9%
Distant 14.2% 11.8% 29.5% 25.3%
Unknown 5.2% 4.5% 4.6% 8.4%
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 04/30/2013.