Melanoma (Skin) Cancer, Stage of Disease at Diagnosis, Public Health Districts, 2007-2011
Public Health District I
Stage at Diagnosis White Males White Females
In Situ 39.3% 27.9%
Localized 49.0% 59.6%
Regional 6.2% 6.7%
Distant 2.1% 3.8%
Unknown 3.4% 1.9%
Public Health District II
Stage at Diagnosis White Males White Females
In Situ 34.8% 29.8%
Localized 53.3% 61.9%
Regional 5.9% 4.7%
Distant 4.2% 2.3%
Unknown 1.7% 1.4%
Public Health District III
Stage at Diagnosis White Males White Females
In Situ 43.5% 33.9%
Localized 40.9% 55.4%
Regional 8.7% 7.1%
Distant 1.7% 1.8%
Unknown 5.2% 1.8%
Public Health District IV
Stage at Diagnosis White Males White Females
In Situ 27.2% 33.3%
Localized 49.2% 57.1%
Regional 10.6% 6.7%
Distant 12.1% 1.9%
Unknown 0.8% 1.0%
Public Health District V
Stage at Diagnosis White Males White Females
In Situ 32.6% 30.9%
Localized 55.4% 56.7%
Regional 6.5% 5.5%
Distant 2.9% 2.7%
Unknown 2.7% 4.2%
Public Health District VI
Stage at Diagnosis White Males White Females
In Situ 34.4% 29.9%
Localized 54.7% 62.7%
Regional 5.2% 0.7%
Distant 4.7% 6.0%
Unknown 1.0% 0.7%
Public Health District VII
Stage at Diagnosis White Males White Females
In Situ 46.5% 27.7%
Localized 43.4% 63.4%
Regional 5.0% 5.9%
Distant 3.8% 1.0%
Unknown 1.3% 2.0%
Public Health District VIII
Stage at Diagnosis White Males White Females
In Situ 47.4% 39.4%
Localized 44.1% 51.7%
Regional 6.3% 5.4%
Distant 1.4% 3.0%
Unknown 0.8% 0.5%
Public Health District IX
Stage at Diagnosis White Males White Females
In Situ 44.3% 42.8%
Localized 46.6% 49.5%
Regional 4.9% 4.3%
Distant 2.5% 0.9%
Unknown 1.7% 2.5%
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.