Colon & Rectum Cancer, Stage of Disease at Diagnosis, Delta Region Excluding DeSoto County vs. Delta Region, 2007-2011
Delta Region Excluding DeSoto 
Stage at Diagnosis White Males White Females Black Males Black Females
In Situ 3.7% 3.1% 6.5% 5.0%
Localized 40.7% 38.5% 38.0% 35.3%
Regional 32.6% 36.6% 25.8% 32.2%
Distant 20.5% 15.6% 21.1% 20.2%
Unknown 2.5% 6.1% 8.6% 7.3%
Delta Region
Stage at Diagnosis White Males White Females Black Males Black Females
In Situ 3.0% 2.0% 6.2% 4.6%
Localized 38.7% 39.4% 38.4% 35.3%
Regional 35.1% 33.1% 25.2% 32.2%
Distant 20.4% 18.2% 21.4% 20.3%
Unknown 2.8% 7.3% 8.7% 7.6%
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.