Oral Cavity & Pharynx Cancer, Stage of Disease at Diagnosis, Delta vs. Non-Delta Regions, 2007-2011
Delta Region
Stage at Diagnosis White Males White Females Black Males Black Females
In Situ 1.9% 0.0% 1.1% 0.0%
Localized 28.5% 56.9% 10.9% 31.3%
Regional 53.2% 29.4% 46.7% 28.1%
Distant 11.4% 9.8% 37.0% 40.6%
Unknown 5.1% 3.9% 4.3% 0.0%
Non-Delta Region
Stage at Diagnosis White Males White Females Black Males Black Females
In Situ 1.7% 2.3% 1.6% 1.0%
Localized 36.2% 46.0% 18.6% 26.0%
Regional 43.3% 35.5% 44.7% 40.4%
Distant 15.1% 12.1% 31.8% 30.8%
Unknown 3.7% 4.1% 3.5% 1.9%
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.