Prostate Cancer, Stage of Disease at Diagnosis by Year, Urban vs. Rural Counties, 2003-2011 
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% 84.5%
Regional 7.3% 6.7%
Distant 1.9% 4.9%
Unknown 2.0% 3.8%
2004
Urban Counties
Stage at Diagnosis White Males Black Males
In Situ ** **
Localized 83.2% 85.3%
Regional 11.8% 7.3%
Distant 3.2% 5.5%
Unknown 1.8% 1.8%
Rural Counties
Stage at Diagnosis White Males Black Males
In Situ ** **
Localized 88.0% 84.2%
Regional 7.3% 6.8%
Distant 2.6% 6.1%
Unknown 2.2% 2.8%
2005
Urban Counties
Stage at Diagnosis White Males Black Males
In Situ ** **
Localized 84.5% 83.7%
Regional 9.4% 7.6%
Distant 2.7% 6.0%
Unknown 3.4% 2.8%
Rural Counties
Stage at Diagnosis White Males Black Males
In Situ ** **
Localized 83.5% 80.0%
Regional 9.5% 9.7%
Distant 3.6% 4.6%
Unknown 3.4% 5.8%
2006
Urban Counties
Stage at Diagnosis White Males Black Males
In Situ ** **
Localized 84.5% 85.0%
Regional 11.3% 7.6%
Distant 1.9% 4.0%
Unknown 2.3% 3.4%
Rural Counties
Stage at Diagnosis White Males Black Males
In Situ ** **
Localized 88.1% 84.3%
Regional 7.2% 7.1%
Distant 3.0% 5.5%
Unknown 1.6% 3.2%
2007
Urban Counties
Stage at Diagnosis White Males Black Males
In Situ ** **
Localized 85.2% 83.8%
Regional 9.7% 8.9%
Distant 4.5% 6.1%
Unknown 0.6% 1.2%
Rural Counties
Stage at Diagnosis White Males Black Males
In Situ ** **
Localized 85.3% 83.0%
Regional 9.5% 6.7%
Distant 2.8% 6.0%
Unknown 2.5% 4.3%
2008
Urban Counties
Stage at Diagnosis White Males Black Males
In Situ ** **
Localized 86.4% 83.6%
Regional 9.1% 10.9%
Distant 2.9% 4.1%
Unknown 1.6% 1.5%
Rural Counties
Stage at Diagnosis White Males Black Males
In Situ ** **
Localized 83.2% 81.9%
Regional 9.2% 8.9%
Distant 4.5% 6.5%
Unknown 3.1% 2.8%
2009
Urban Counties
Stage at Diagnosis White Males Black Males
In Situ ** **
Localized 83.6% 82.2%
Regional 11.3% 8.9%
Distant 2.8% 5.2%
Unknown 2.3% 3.7%
Rural Counties
Stage at Diagnosis White Males Black Males
In Situ ** **
Localized 86.7% 84.9%
Regional 9.0% 7.8%
Distant 3.2% 6.7%
Unknown 1.1% 0.6%
2010
Urban Counties
Stage at Diagnosis White Males Black Males
In Situ ** **
Localized 84.9% 83.7%
Regional 9.6% 9.8%
Distant 4.0% 5.9%
Unknown 1.4% 0.6%
Rural Counties
Stage at Diagnosis White Males Black Males
In Situ ** **
Localized 83.6% 82.0%
Regional 10.1% 9.4%
Distant 4.3% 3.8%
Unknown 2.0% 4.9%
2011
Urban Counties
Stage at Diagnosis White Males Black Males
In Situ ** **
Localized 81.6% 80.4%
Regional 13.0% 8.3%
Distant 4.1% 9.8%
Unknown 1.3% 1.5%
Rural Counties
Stage at Diagnosis White Males Black Males
In Situ ** **
Localized 85.5% 86.7%
Regional 9.6% 5.7%
Distant 3.6% 5.5%
Unknown 1.3% 2.1%
**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 04/02/2014.