Lung & Bronchus Cancer, Stage of Disease at Diagnosis,Urban vs. Rural Regions, 2006-2010
Urban Regions
Stage at Diagnosis White Males White Females Black Males Black Females
In Situ 0.2% 0.1% 0.0% 0.2%
Localized 18.7% 22.3% 12.6% 17.2%
Regional 22.9% 25.5% 24.4% 23.5%
Distant 51.5% 43.7% 58.6% 52.6%
Unknown 6.7% 8.4% 4.4% 6.5%
Rural Regions
Stage at Diagnosis White Males White Females Black Males Black Females
In Situ 0.3% 0.1% 0.3% 0.0%
Localized 18.1% 20.5% 15.4% 19.3%
Regional 23.7% 24.3% 20.7% 20.5%
Distant 51.1% 47.3% 54.2% 48.5%
Unknown 6.8% 7.8% 9.4% 11.7%
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.