Colon & Rectum Cancer, Stage of Disease at Diagnosis by Year, Urban vs. Rural Counties, 2003-2010
2003^
Urban Counties
Stage at Diagnosis White Males White Females Black Males Black Females
In Situ 10.7% 9.1% 9.3% 13.1%
Localized 37.4% 36.1% 30.2% 30.3%
Regional 33.6% 33.6% 39.5% 28.3%
Distant 10.3% 13.7% 16.3% 13.1%
Unknown 8.0% 7.5% 4.7% 15.2%
Rural Counties
Stage at Diagnosis White Males White Females Black Males Black Females
In Situ 8.2% 8.8% 4.0% 10.1%
Localized 29.8% 31.7% 35.1% 24.7%
Regional 44.4% 41.5% 36.4% 36.0%
Distant 12.0% 10.8% 19.9% 20.8%
Unknown 5.6% 7.2% 4.6% 8.4%
2004
Urban Counties
Stage at Diagnosis White Males White Females Black Males Black Females
In Situ 9.8% 5.2% 15.5% 8.3%
Localized 38.6% 40.4% 28.2% 36.1%
Regional 31.4% 33.9% 34.0% 24.1%
Distant 16.3% 13.5% 14.6% 22.2%
Unknown 3.8% 7.0% 7.8% 9.3%
Rural Counties
Stage at Diagnosis White Males White Females Black Males Black Females
In Situ 7.0% 8.1% 4.5% 5.5%
Localized 42.6% 37.7% 36.3% 34.3%
Regional 29.6% 35.8% 28.0% 33.7%
Distant 15.4% 13.7% 15.9% 17.1%
Unknown 5.4% 4.7% 15.3% 9.4%
2005
Urban Counties
Stage at Diagnosis White Males White Females Black Males Black Females
In Situ 6.0% 7.6% 10.0% 9.6%
Localized 42.7% 39.0% 27.8% 38.3%
Regional 27.8% 28.1% 30.0% 25.5%
Distant 16.9% 18.1% 24.4% 18.1%
Unknown 6.5% 7.1% 7.8% 8.5%
Rural Counties
Stage at Diagnosis White Males White Females Black Males Black Females
In Situ 6.8% 9.0% 5.7% 4.2%
Localized 36.7% 35.7% 34.4% 29.5%
Regional 34.0% 27.3% 27.4% 34.2%
Distant 18.6% 19.3% 15.3% 16.3%
Unknown 3.8% 8.7% 17.2% 15.8%
2006
Urban Counties
Stage at Diagnosis White Males White Females Black Males Black Females
In Situ 5.3% 4.4% 6.5% 8.3%
Localized 35.8% 43.7% 32.6% 37.5%
Regional 33.7% 26.7% 38.0% 28.1%
Distant 17.3% 14.6% 19.6% 20.8%
Unknown 7.8% 10.7% 3.3% 5.2%
Rural Counties
Stage at Diagnosis White Males White Females Black Males Black Females
In Situ 5.2% 4.5% 6.1% 7.7%
Localized 37.0% 33.9% 31.8% 39.8%
Regional 32.6% 34.6% 29.1% 32.1%
Distant 19.3% 19.9% 24.0% 12.8%
Unknown 6.0% 7.2% 8.9% 7.7%
2007
Urban Counties
Stage at Diagnosis White Males White Females Black Males Black Females
In Situ 5.4% 3.9% 7.1% 6.9%
Localized 37.6% 40.0% 34.5% 30.4%
Regional 27.3% 32.6% 28.6% 36.3%
Distant 21.9% 17.8% 21.4% 20.6%
Unknown 7.9% 5.7% 8.3% 5.9%
Rural Counties
Stage at Diagnosis White Males White Females Black Males Black Females
In Situ 5.4% 2.5% 7.1% 3.4%
Localized 36.9% 40.0% 22.4% 32.8%
Regional 34.7% 36.4% 31.1% 29.4%
Distant 18.5% 16.1% 28.4% 24.9%
Unknown 4.5% 5.0% 10.9% 9.6%
2008
Urban Counties
Stage at Diagnosis White Males White Females Black Males Black Females
In Situ 6.0% 6.2% 6.4% 7.8%
Localized 38.9% 35.2% 41.5% 30.2%
Regional 27.4% 35.2% 28.7% 37.9%
Distant 19.2% 14.0% 18.1% 16.4%
Unknown 8.5% 9.3% 5.3% 7.8%
Rural Counties
Stage at Diagnosis White Males White Females Black Males Black Females
In Situ 3.5% 2.4% 8.5% 4.4%
Localized 37.8% 40.4% 34.3% 35.5%
Regional 38.0% 35.7% 23.9% 33.3%
Distant 18.5% 13.8% 25.9% 19.7%
Unknown 2.2% 7.7% 7.5% 7.1%
2009
Urban Counties
Stage at Diagnosis White Males White Females Black Males Black Females
In Situ 6.7% 3.4% 3.9% 2.9%
Localized 33.8% 32.3% 32.4% 37.3%
Regional 32.9% 37.1% 34.3% 25.5%
Distant 20.0% 16.4% 22.5% 24.5%
Unknown 6.7% 10.8% 6.9% 9.8%
Rural Counties
Stage at Diagnosis White Males White Females Black Males Black Females
In Situ 4.9% 3.8% 3.4% 7.7%
Localized 42.5% 31.3% 35.6% 34.6%
Regional 33.3% 35.8% 35.6% 31.9%
Distant 16.5% 21.9% 16.1% 20.3%
Unknown 2.8% 7.2% 9.2% 5.5%
2010
Urban Counties
Stage at Diagnosis White Males White Females Black Males Black Females
In Situ 3.8% 2.5% 5.4% 3.2%
Localized 39.4% 35.5% 37.0% 36.2%
Regional 32.4% 34.5% 23.9% 31.9%
Distant 20.2% 20.0% 22.8% 20.2%
Unknown 4.2% 7.5% 10.9% 8.5%
Rural Counties
Stage at Diagnosis White Males White Females Black Males Black Females
In Situ 2.0% 0.7% 5.0% 3.3%
Localized 35.6% 35.1% 35.3% 31.5%
Regional 34.5% 43.2% 31.8% 34.7%
Distant 22.3% 16.8% 21.9% 24.4%
Unknown 5.6% 4.2% 6.0% 6.1%
^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.