Colon & Rectum Cancer, Stage of Disease at Diagnosis,Urban vs. Rural Regions, 2006-2010
Urban Region
Stage at Diagnosis White Males White Females Black Males Black Females
In Situ 5.4% 4.1% 5.8% 5.9%
Localized 37.1% 37.3% 35.6% 34.1%
Regional 30.6% 33.3% 30.8% 32.2%
Distant 19.7% 16.6% 20.9% 20.4%
Unknown 7.1% 8.8% 6.9% 7.5%
Rural Region
Stage at Diagnosis White Males White Females Black Males Black Females
In Situ 4.2% 2.7% 6.1% 5.3%
Localized 37.9% 36.2% 32.0% 34.8%
Regional 34.7% 37.1% 30.2% 32.4%
Distant 19.1% 17.6% 23.3% 20.4%
Unknown 4.2% 6.3% 8.4% 7.2%
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.