Melanoma (Skin) Cancer, Stage of Disease at Diagnosis by Year, Public Health Districts, 2003-2010
Public Health District I
2003^
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males White Females
In Situ 15.4% 36.8%
Localized 61.5% 52.6%
Regional 11.5% 5.3%
Distant 3.8% 0.0%
Unknown 7.7% 5.3%
2004
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males White Females
In Situ 31.0% 25.0%
Localized 51.7% 62.5%
Regional 3.4% 6.3%
Distant 6.9% 6.3%
Unknown 6.9% 0.0%
2005
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males White Females
In Situ 45.9% 24.0%
Localized 43.2% 68.0%
Regional 5.4% 0.0%
Distant 2.7% 0.0%
Unknown 2.7% 8.0%
2006
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males White Females
In Situ 35.3% 40.0%
Localized 47.1% 46.7%
Regional 8.8% 6.7%
Distant 2.9% 6.7%
Unknown 5.9% 0.0%
2007
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males White Females
In Situ 36.4% 38.1%
Localized 57.6% 47.6%
Regional 6.1% 0.0%
Distant 0.0% 14.3%
Unknown 0.0% 0.0%
2008
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males White Females
In Situ 36.7% 40.0%
Localized 46.7% 48.0%
Regional 10.0% 4.0%
Distant 0.0% 4.0%
Unknown 6.7% 4.0%
2009
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males White Females
In Situ 52.4% 26.3%
Localized 33.3% 52.6%
Regional 4.8% 21.1%
Distant 0.0% 0.0%
Unknown 9.5% 0.0%
2010
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males White Females
In Situ 42.9% *
Localized 50.0% *
Regional 0.0% *
Distant 3.6% *
Unknown 3.6% *
Public Health District II
2003^
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males White Females
In Situ 28.6% 29.3%
Localized 62.9% 58.5%
Regional 2.9% 4.9%
Distant 0.0% 4.9%
Unknown 5.7% 2.4%
2004
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males White Females
In Situ 35.3% 23.4%
Localized 41.2% 61.7%
Regional 13.7% 10.6%
Distant 3.9% 0.0%
Unknown 5.9% 4.3%
2005
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males White Females
In Situ 37.1% 28.6%
Localized 41.9% 66.7%
Regional 6.5% 4.8%
Distant 9.7% 0.0%
Unknown 4.8% 0.0%
2006
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males White Females
In Situ 36.5% 13.7%
Localized 51.9% 70.6%
Regional 3.8% 9.8%
Distant 3.8% 2.0%
Unknown 3.8% 3.9%
2007
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males White Females
In Situ 30.4% 21.1%
Localized 54.3% 65.8%
Regional 4.3% 10.5%
Distant 4.3% 0.0%
Unknown 6.5% 2.6%
2008
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males White Females
In Situ 28.6% 40.0%
Localized 60.3% 52.5%
Regional 6.3% 2.5%
Distant 4.8% 5.0%
Unknown 0.0% 0.0%
2009
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males White Females
In Situ 36.8% 20.8%
Localized 49.1% 64.6%
Regional 7.0% 4.2%
Distant 1.8% 6.3%
Unknown 5.3% 4.2%
2010
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males White Females
In Situ 48.0% 26.7%
Localized 42.0% 70.0%
Regional 4.0% 0.0%
Distant 6.0% 0.0%
Unknown 0.0% 3.3%
Public Health District III
2003^
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males White Females
In Situ 54.5% *
Localized 40.9% *
Regional 0.0% *
Distant 0.0% *
Unknown 4.5% *
2004
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males White Females
In Situ 32.0% *
Localized 32.0% *
Regional 8.0% *
Distant 8.0% *
Unknown 20.0% *
2005
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males White Females
In Situ 42.1% *
Localized 36.8% *
Regional 5.3% *
Distant 10.5% *
Unknown 5.3% *
2006
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males White Females
In Situ 58.8% *
Localized 23.5% *
Regional 5.9% *
Distant 11.8% *
Unknown 0.0% *
2007
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males White Females
In Situ 33.3% *
Localized 33.3% *
Regional 28.6% *
Distant 4.8% *
Unknown 0.0% *
2008
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males White Females
In Situ 36.7% *
Localized 43.3% *
Regional 10.0% *
Distant 0.0% *
Unknown 10.0% *
2009
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males White Females
In Situ 50.0% *
Localized 41.7% *
Regional 4.2% *
Distant 0.0% *
Unknown 4.2% *
2010
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males White Females
In Situ * *
Localized * *
Regional * *
Distant * *
Unknown * *
Public Health District IV
2003^
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males White Females
In Situ * 33.3%
Localized * 53.3%
Regional * 13.3%
Distant * 0.0%
Unknown * 0.0%
2004
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males White Females
In Situ 11.8% *
Localized 64.7% *
Regional 17.6% *
Distant 5.9% *
Unknown 0.0% *
2005
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males White Females
In Situ 5.9% *
Localized 64.7% *
Regional 5.9% *
Distant 17.6% *
Unknown 5.9% *
2006
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males White Females
In Situ * 25.0%
Localized * 62.5%
Regional * 0.0%
Distant * 6.3%
Unknown * 6.3%
2007
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males White Females
In Situ 19.0% 46.7%
Localized 38.1% 46.7%
Regional 9.5% 0.0%
Distant 19.0% 6.7%
Unknown 14.3% 0.0%
2008
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males White Females
In Situ 23.8% *
Localized 38.1% *
Regional 9.5% *
Distant 28.6% *
Unknown 0.0% *
2009
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males White Females
In Situ 25.0% 23.1%
Localized 62.5% 69.2%
Regional 8.3% 7.7%
Distant 4.2% 0.0%
Unknown 0.0% 0.0%
2010
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males White Females
In Situ 36.7% 23.8%
Localized 50.0% 66.7%
Regional 10.0% 4.8%
Distant 3.3% 4.8%
Unknown 0.0% 0.0%
Public Health District V
2003^
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males White Females
In Situ 37.7% 27.7%
Localized 44.9% 63.8%
Regional 5.8% 2.1%
Distant 2.9% 0.0%
Unknown 8.7% 6.4%
2004
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males White Females
In Situ 43.1% 31.1%
Localized 44.8% 51.1%
Regional 5.2% 4.4%
Distant 3.4% 4.4%
Unknown 3.4% 8.9%
2005
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males White Females
In Situ 29.9% 30.4%
Localized 50.7% 60.7%
Regional 7.5% 3.6%
Distant 6.0% 3.6%
Unknown 6.0% 1.8%
2006
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males White Females
In Situ 32.5% 40.5%
Localized 58.4% 52.4%
Regional 5.2% 4.8%
Distant 3.9% 2.4%
Unknown 0.0% 0.0%
2007
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males White Females
In Situ 34.8% 39.0%
Localized 53.0% 52.5%
Regional 4.5% 1.7%
Distant 4.5% 1.7%
Unknown 3.0% 5.1%
2008
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males White Females
In Situ 34.5% 31.2%
Localized 51.2% 57.1%
Regional 7.1% 9.1%
Distant 2.4% 2.6%
Unknown 4.8% 0.0%
2009
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males White Females
In Situ 29.5% 27.3%
Localized 59.0% 60.0%
Regional 6.7% 0.0%
Distant 2.9% 5.5%
Unknown 1.9% 7.3%
2010
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males White Females
In Situ 39.1% 34.4%
Localized 47.8% 51.6%
Regional 6.5% 6.3%
Distant 3.3% 1.6%
Unknown 3.3% 6.3%
Public Health District VI
2003^
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males White Females
In Situ 25.0% 10.5%
Localized 58.3% 73.7%
Regional 16.7% 21.1%
Distant 4.2% 5.3%
Unknown 8.3% 0.0%
2004
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males White Females
In Situ 14.3% 18.8%
Localized 57.1% 62.5%
Regional 14.3% 6.3%
Distant 14.3% 6.3%
Unknown 0.0% 6.3%
2005
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males White Females
In Situ 18.8% 20.8%
Localized 68.8% 75.0%
Regional 3.1% 0.0%
Distant 0.0% 0.0%
Unknown 9.4% 4.2%
2006
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males White Females
In Situ 32.4% 27.6%
Localized 58.8% 62.1%
Regional 0.0% 10.3%
Distant 5.9% 0.0%
Unknown 2.9% 0.0%
2007
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males White Females
In Situ 44.4% 15.0%
Localized 50.0% 75.0%
Regional 0.0% 0.0%
Distant 5.6% 10.0%
Unknown 0.0% 0.0%
2008
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males White Females
In Situ 40.0% 24.0%
Localized 45.7% 76.0%
Regional 8.6% 0.0%
Distant 0.0% 0.0%
Unknown 5.7% 0.0%
2009
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males White Females
In Situ 20.6% 26.9%
Localized 67.6% 65.4%
Regional 5.9% 0.0%
Distant 5.9% 3.8%
Unknown 0.0% 3.8%
2010
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males White Females
In Situ 37.2% 38.5%
Localized 51.2% 53.8%
Regional 9.3% 0.0%
Distant 2.3% 7.7%
Unknown 0.0% 0.0%
Public Health District VII
2003^
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males White Females
In Situ * *
Localized * *
Regional * *
Distant * *
Unknown * *
2004
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males White Females
In Situ 41.2% 37.5%
Localized 41.2% 56.3%
Regional 11.8% 0.0%
Distant 0.0% 0.0%
Unknown 5.9% 6.3%
2005
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males White Females
In Situ 28.1% *
Localized 68.8% *
Regional 3.1% *
Distant 0.0% *
Unknown 0.0% *
2006
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males White Females
In Situ 33.3% *
Localized 48.1% *
Regional 3.7% *
Distant 11.1% *
Unknown 3.7% *
2007
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males White Females
In Situ 57.1% 20.0%
Localized 35.7% 70.0%
Regional 7.1% 5.0%
Distant 0.0% 0.0%
Unknown 0.0% 5.0%
2008
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males White Females
In Situ 57.6% 31.6%
Localized 36.4% 57.9%
Regional 0.0% 5.3%
Distant 3.0% 0.0%
Unknown 3.0% 5.3%
2009
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males White Females
In Situ 45.8% 30.4%
Localized 41.7% 65.2%
Regional 4.2% 4.3%
Distant 8.3% 0.0%
Unknown 0.0% 0.0%
2010
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males White Females
In Situ 28.2% 33.3%
Localized 56.4% 58.3%
Regional 7.7% 8.3%
Distant 5.1% 0.0%
Unknown 2.6% 0.0%
Public Health District VIII
2003^
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males White Females
In Situ 38.7% 19.2%
Localized 51.6% 69.2%
Regional 3.2% 7.7%
Distant 3.2% 3.8%
Unknown 3.2% 0.0%
2004
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males White Females
In Situ 25.6% 31.4%
Localized 58.1% 51.4%
Regional 9.3% 8.6%
Distant 0.0% 5.7%
Unknown 7.0% 2.9%
2005
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males White Females
In Situ 25.6% *
Localized 61.5% *
Regional 5.1% *
Distant 5.1% *
Unknown 2.6% *
2006
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males White Females
In Situ 43.3% 31.3%
Localized 50.0% 59.4%
Regional 0.0% 6.3%
Distant 3.3% 0.0%
Unknown 3.3% 3.1%
2007
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males White Females
In Situ 45.1% 40.5%
Localized 46.5% 48.6%
Regional 7.0% 5.4%
Distant 1.4% 5.4%
Unknown 0.0% 0.0%
2008
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males White Females
In Situ 58.8% 30.6%
Localized 35.3% 58.3%
Regional 5.9% 5.6%
Distant 0.0% 5.6%
Unknown 0.0% 0.0%
2009
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males White Females
In Situ 40.5% 46.5%
Localized 44.6% 51.2%
Regional 9.5% 2.3%
Distant 2.7% 0.0%
Unknown 2.7% 0.0%
2010
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males White Females
In Situ 48.9% 35.6%
Localized 44.6% 60.0%
Regional 3.3% 4.4%
Distant 1.1% 0.0%
Unknown 2.2% 0.0%
Public Health District IX
2003^
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males White Females
In Situ 25.6% 26.9%
Localized 48.7% 38.5%
Regional 5.1% 11.5%
Distant 10.3% 3.8%
Unknown 10.3% 19.2%
2004
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males White Females
In Situ 46.9% 6.7%
Localized 28.1% 63.3%
Regional 7.8% 6.7%
Distant 4.7% 10.0%
Unknown 12.5% 13.3%
2005
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males White Females
In Situ 24.5% 24.2%
Localized 50.9% 57.6%
Regional 11.3% 9.1%
Distant 3.8% 3.0%
Unknown 9.4% 6.1%
2006
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males White Females
In Situ 51.5% 51.1%
Localized 39.4% 40.4%
Regional 1.0% 4.3%
Distant 5.1% 0.0%
Unknown 3.0% 4.3%
2007
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males White Females
In Situ 39.8% 39.7%
Localized 46.6% 52.4%
Regional 11.4% 3.2%
Distant 1.1% 1.6%
Unknown 1.1% 3.2%
2008
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males White Females
In Situ 42.4% 33.9%
Localized 48.8% 53.2%
Regional 3.2% 3.2%
Distant 1.6% 1.6%
Unknown 4.0% 8.1%
2009
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males White Females
In Situ 51.4% 41.3%
Localized 37.5% 52.0%
Regional 3.5% 5.3%
Distant 3.5% 1.3%
Unknown 4.2% 0.0%
2010
Stage at
Diagnosis
White Males White Females
In Situ 41.2% 48.1%
Localized 50.9% 50.0%
Regional 5.3% 1.9%
Distant 2.6% 0.0%
Unknown 0.0% 0.0%
*Too few cases to report percentages.
^Use caution when comparing 2003 data to later years.  The staging system changed between 2003 and 2004.
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.