Oral Cavity & Pharynx 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 1.2% 3.2% 0.7% 0.0%
Localized 32.8% 44.4% 14.0% 25.5%
Regional 47.7% 35.6% 49.7% 40.4%
Distant 13.2% 13.4% 32.2% 23.4%
Unknown 5.1% 3.2% 3.5% 10.6%
Rural Region
Stage at Diagnosis White Males White Females Black Males Black Females
In Situ 1.4% 1.7% 1.9% 1.2%
Localized 38.6% 49.2% 16.6% 26.2%
Regional 40.6% 33.2% 45.3% 33.3%
Distant 14.0% 9.7% 30.2% 32.1%
Unknown 5.4% 6.3% 6.0% 7.1%
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.