Oral Cavity & Pharynx 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 1.1% 0.0% 3.3% *
Localized 44.0% 50.0% 26.7% *
Regional 47.3% 30.8% 53.3% *
Distant 2.2% 11.5% 10.0% *
Unknown 5.5% 7.7% 6.7% *
Rural Counties
Stage at Diagnosis White Males White Females Black Males Black Females
In Situ 1.1% 2.6% 0.0% 0.0%
Localized 41.4% 48.7% 26.1% 53.3%
Regional 46.0% 35.9% 67.4% 33.3%
Distant 4.6% 5.1% 4.3% 6.7%
Unknown 6.9% 7.7% 2.2% 6.7%
2004
Urban Counties
Stage at Diagnosis White Males White Females Black Males Black Females
In Situ 2.3% 3.8% 0.0% *
Localized 33.0% 34.6% 25.0% *
Regional 40.9% 46.2% 35.7% *
Distant 15.9% 7.7% 21.4% *
Unknown 8.0% 7.7% 17.9% *
Rural Counties
Stage at Diagnosis White Males White Females Black Males Black Females
In Situ 1.1% 2.6% 0.0% 0.0%
Localized 39.8% 38.5% 10.4% 40.0%
Regional 35.5% 35.9% 47.9% 26.7%
Distant 11.8% 15.4% 22.9% 13.3%
Unknown 11.8% 7.7% 18.8% 20.0%
2005
Urban Counties
Stage at Diagnosis White Males White Females Black Males Black Females
In Situ 2.2% 2.4% 0.0% *
Localized 36.3% 46.3% 13.6% *
Regional 38.5% 31.7% 40.9% *
Distant 14.3% 9.8% 36.4% *
Unknown 8.8% 9.8% 9.1% *
Rural Counties
Stage at Diagnosis White Males White Females Black Males Black Females
In Situ 0.0% 2.4% 1.9% 0.0%
Localized 39.8% 43.9% 9.6% 38.9%
Regional 40.8% 34.1% 44.2% 44.4%
Distant 17.3% 7.3% 26.9% 11.1%
Unknown 2.0% 12.2% 17.3% 5.6%
2006
Urban Counties
Stage at Diagnosis White Males White Females Black Males Black Females
In Situ 0.0% 2.2% 0.0% *
Localized 32.2% 34.8% 3.2% *
Regional 46.0% 45.7% 58.1% *
Distant 16.1% 10.9% 35.5% *
Unknown 5.7% 6.5% 3.2% *
Rural Counties
Stage at Diagnosis White Males White Females Black Males Black Females
In Situ 0.9% 2.1% 0.0% *
Localized 42.5% 50.0% 18.2% *
Regional 40.6% 25.0% 52.3% *
Distant 11.3% 14.6% 25.0% *
Unknown 4.7% 8.3% 4.5% *
2007
Urban Counties
Stage at Diagnosis White Males White Females Black Males Black Females
In Situ 2.1% 5.7% 0.0% *
Localized 33.7% 34.3% 21.7% *
Regional 44.2% 31.4% 56.5% *
Distant 13.7% 28.6% 17.4% *
Unknown 6.3% 0.0% 4.3% *
Rural Counties
Stage at Diagnosis White Males White Females Black Males Black Females
In Situ 0.9% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
Localized 41.0% 52.1% 9.8% 50.0%
Regional 38.5% 33.3% 39.2% 16.7%
Distant 10.3% 6.3% 37.3% 27.8%
Unknown 9.4% 8.3% 13.7% 5.6%
2008
Urban Counties
Stage at Diagnosis White Males White Females Black Males Black Females
In Situ 0.0% 2.5% 4.2% *
Localized 33.6% 52.5% 16.7% *
Regional 50.9% 32.5% 37.5% *
Distant 10.9% 10.0% 37.5% *
Unknown 4.5% 2.5% 4.2% *
Rural Counties
Stage at Diagnosis White Males White Females Black Males Black Females
In Situ 0.9% 4.8% 3.8% 0.0%
Localized 38.2% 50.0% 17.3% 20.0%
Regional 41.8% 35.7% 46.2% 66.7%
Distant 13.6% 4.8% 28.8% 13.3%
Unknown 5.5% 4.8% 3.8% 0.0%
2009
Urban Counties
Stage at Diagnosis White Males White Females Black Males Black Females
In Situ 0.0% 2.4% 0.0% *
Localized 29.5% 57.1% 16.2% *
Regional 50.5% 31.0% 45.9% *
Distant 15.8% 9.5% 37.8% *
Unknown 4.2% 0.0% 0.0% *
Rural Counties
Stage at Diagnosis White Males White Females Black Males Black Females
In Situ 1.7% 1.8% 0.0% 4.8%
Localized 39.7% 43.9% 18.6% 23.8%
Regional 41.4% 42.1% 39.0% 38.1%
Distant 12.9% 8.8% 37.3% 33.3%
Unknown 4.3% 3.5% 5.1% 0.0%
2010
Urban Counties
Stage at Diagnosis White Males White Females Black Males Black Females
In Situ 3.8% 3.8% 0.0% *
Localized 34.6% 43.4% 14.3% *
Regional 46.2% 35.8% 50.0% *
Distant 10.6% 11.3% 28.6% *
Unknown 4.8% 5.7% 7.1% *
Rural Counties
Stage at Diagnosis White Males White Females Black Males Black Females
In Situ 2.7% 0.0% 5.1% 0.0%
Localized 31.8% 51.2% 18.6% 18.8%
Regional 40.9% 27.9% 50.8% 12.5%
Distant 21.8% 14.0% 22.0% 62.5%
Unknown 2.7% 7.0% 3.4% 6.3%
* Too few cases to report percentages.
^Use caution when comparing 2003 data to other 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.