Colon & Rectum Cancer, Stage of Disease at Diagnosis, Delta Region Excluding DeSoto County vs. Delta Region, 2006-2010
Delta Region Excluding DeSoto 
Stage at Diagnosis White Males White Females Black Males Black Females
In Situ 5.5% 3.8% 6.8% 6.4%
Localized 37.3% 36.6% 35.6% 35.0%
Regional 31.2% 37.7% 26.8% 30.0%
Distant 21.6% 12.8% 19.5% 19.0%
Unknown 4.4% 9.1% 11.2% 9.5%
Delta Region
Stage at Diagnosis White Males White Females Black Males Black Females
In Situ 4.3% 2.8% 6.6% 5.9%
Localized 35.7% 37.9% 36.2% 34.9%
Regional 33.9% 33.9% 26.5% 29.7%
Distant 21.1% 15.8% 19.4% 19.5%
Unknown 5.0% 9.5% 11.3% 10.0%
Non-Delta Region
Stage at Diagnosis White Males White Females Black Males Black Females
In Situ 4.7% 3.4% 5.8% 5.3%
Localized 37.9% 36.5% 32.0% 34.5%
Regional 32.9% 35.8% 31.8% 33.2%
Distant 19.0% 17.4% 23.7% 20.7%
Unknown 5.4% 6.9% 6.7% 6.3%
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.