Prostate Cancer, Stage of Disease at Diagnosis by Year, Urban vs. Rural Counties, 2003-2010 
2003^
Urban Counties
Stage at Diagnosis White Males Black Males
In Situ ** **
Localized 87.8% 81.5%
Regional 7.8% 10.1%
Distant 2.3% 6.7%
Unknown 2.1% 1.7%
Rural Counties
Stage at Diagnosis White Males Black Males
In Situ ** **
Localized 88.9% 84.7%
Regional 7.3% 6.8%
Distant 1.9% 4.7%
Unknown 2.0% 3.8%
2004
Urban Counties
Stage at Diagnosis White Males Black Males
In Situ ** **
Localized 82.9% 83.8%
Regional 11.9% 7.2%
Distant 3.2% 5.4%
Unknown 2.0% 3.6%
Rural Counties
Stage at Diagnosis White Males Black Males
In Situ ** **
Localized 86.7% 80.5%
Regional 7.2% 6.3%
Distant 2.6% 5.9%
Unknown 3.6% 7.2%
2005
Urban Counties
Stage at Diagnosis White Males Black Males
In Situ ** **
Localized 83.6% 81.4%
Regional 9.1% 7.4%
Distant 2.5% 5.8%
Unknown 4.7% 5.4%
Rural Counties
Stage at Diagnosis White Males Black Males
In Situ ** **
Localized 81.8% 75.2%
Regional 9.3% 9.1%
Distant 3.4% 4.3%
Unknown 5.5% 11.3%
2006
Urban Counties
Stage at Diagnosis White Males Black Males
In Situ ** **
Localized 83.4% 83.9%
Regional 11.2% 7.6%
Distant 1.9% 3.9%
Unknown 3.5% 4.5%
Rural Counties
Stage at Diagnosis White Males Black Males
In Situ ** **
Localized 87.8% 82.9%
Regional 7.1% 7.0%
Distant 3.1% 5.4%
Unknown 2.0% 4.7%
2007
Urban Counties
Stage at Diagnosis White Males Black Males
In Situ ** **
Localized 84.1% 82.3%
Regional 9.6% 8.7%
Distant 4.4% 6.0%
Unknown 1.9% 3.0%
Rural Counties
Stage at Diagnosis White Males Black Males
In Situ ** **
Localized 84.7% 81.2%
Regional 9.4% 6.5%
Distant 2.8% 5.8%
Unknown 3.1% 6.4%
2008
Urban Counties
Stage at Diagnosis White Males Black Males
In Situ ** **
Localized 85.3% 82.3%
Regional 9.0% 10.7%
Distant 2.9% 4.1%
Unknown 2.9% 2.9%
Rural Counties
Stage at Diagnosis White Males Black Males
In Situ ** **
Localized 82.2% 77.4%
Regional 9.1% 8.4%
Distant 4.2% 6.2%
Unknown 4.5% 8.0%
2009
Urban Counties
Stage at Diagnosis White Males Black Males
In Situ ** **
Localized 81.5% 80.1%
Regional 10.8% 8.9%
Distant 2.8% 5.5%
Unknown 4.9% 5.5%
Rural Counties
Stage at Diagnosis White Males Black Males
In Situ ** **
Localized 84.5% 82.6%
Regional 9.0% 7.6%
Distant 3.1% 6.2%
Unknown 3.4% 3.6%
2010
Urban Counties
Stage at Diagnosis White Males Black Males
In Situ ** **
Localized 85.1% 82.5%
Regional 8.1% 8.6%
Distant 4.2% 5.7%
Unknown 2.6% 3.2%
Rural Counties
Stage at Diagnosis White Males Black Males
In Situ ** **
Localized 83.1% 80.5%
Regional 9.6% 9.0%
Distant 4.1% 3.6%
Unknown 3.2% 6.9%
**The MCR does not collect in situ cases of Prostate Cancer.
^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.