Percent of Cancers Diagnosed at an Early Stage, Blacks, NYS excl NYC, 1976-2011

Source: New York State Cancer Registry

Year of Diagnosis Males Females
Oral Colorectal Lung Prostate Oral Colorectal Lung Breast Cervix Uterus Ovary
1976 26.5 44.9 20.6 57.9 61.5 33.3 26.2 42.3 62.3 45.8 20.8
1977 41.7 46.4 25.3 46.0 40.0 31.9 25.0 45.0 55.1 82.1 30.8
1978 40.0 35.8 32.0 43.3 24.0 33.7 35.4 44.0 61.2 54.2 27.3
1979 31.7 34.4 24.4 57.5 45.5 30.0 26.2 46.2 52.0 58.1 14.3
1980 31.6 33.7 24.3 55.6 38.1 33.3 16.4 42.5 48.1 58.7 25.0
1981 28.3 25.6 23.9 54.5 30.4 34.0 27.5 43.9 70.6 71.4 25.9
1982 34.9 29.5 19.4 56.5 40.0 25.3 26.5 44.0 41.0 82.1 21.9
1983 26.5 36.4 21.8 53.0 63.2 29.7 31.2 43.3 54.3 67.9 26.9
1984 22.0 45.2 19.5 52.7 31.3 31.0 24.4 46.0 51.1 60.7 12.5
1985 28.0 44.1 22.4 51.2 52.6 26.5 28.1 52.4 52.6 62.8 21.9
1986 21.4 39.6 23.5 46.7 45.0 37.3 30.2 45.5 63.3 67.7 6.9
1987 26.7 44.0 24.0 50.9 22.2 36.3 37.2 49.6 51.1 55.6 26.1
1988 32.7 33.0 27.1 45.4 36.4 32.2 26.3 46.7 68.3 67.5 25.7
1989 23.3 31.0 19.8 55.2 33.3 36.6 16.5 45.5 41.3 63.3 16.2
1990 32.7 36.8 24.7 55.0 50.0 40.7 17.9 48.9 51.7 44.2 9.4
1991 29.0 45.3 24.1 63.5 27.8 34.8 21.4 54.4 54.3 53.8 41.2
1992 38.3 39.7 25.8 66.9 45.8 39.0 19.2 55.7 39.5 57.1 19.2
1993 23.5 40.2 25.4 71.9 34.8 32.4 28.0 49.8 54.3 58.2 30.6
1994 24.0 36.2 19.6 69.8 46.7 31.9 25.2 54.0 61.5 65.5 13.0
1995 18.2 38.8 22.7 72.6 40.0 34.1 19.8 53.6 52.5 53.2 37.1
1996 16.7 34.7 23.8 78.5 58.3 34.8 23.2 60.8 47.3 58.0 24.2
1997 24.2 34.5 21.1 75.3 53.3 38.1 23.6 54.2 64.5 67.2 19.6
1998 36.0 36.4 19.4 79.9 39.3 34.6 22.9 60.2 63.0 68.7 35.5
1999 22.8 40.7 20.4 84.1 31.6 35.1 25.6 58.1 51.2 65.8 25.0
2000 26.8 39.2 16.4 83.6 28.6 34.2 19.7 55.0 56.4 59.1 13.5
2001* 25.6 36.4 18.3 87.7 38.5 19.3 58.2 53.7 60.6 18.2
2002 29.6 47.3 20.4 86.2 26.1 34.7 22.0 49.4 43.6 54.7 23.1
2003 17.8 36.8 15.7 84.9 33.3 38.1 15.5 52.6 54.0 58.8 14.8
2004* 15.7 36.1 16.0 82.7 33.3 45.9 19.1 49.0 44.7 56.7 23.7
2005 13.6 36.3 17.0 87.2 21.1 37.1 14.1 47.4 34.8 51.5 18.9
2006 16.0 38.2 20.4 84.8 40.0 41.7 20.9 52.8 50.0 54.2 24.2
2007 21.1 44.6 20.1 85.9 30.0 37.9 19.4 54.7 38.6 50.9 16.1
2008 19.6 42.6 15.7 83.3 40.0 42.8 22.5 53.3 43.5 57.4 23.3
2009 18.9 43.6 15.0 83.9 45.5 42.2 27.8 54.5 32.5 56.6 21.3
2010 13.6 42.1 14.4 83.9 34.5 38.9 20.6 56.1 26.8 60.3 18.9
2011 23.3 39.7 15.5 86.3 35.3 43.6 23.8 58.6 54.8 60.5 17.4

Key

Symbol Meaning
* Changes in staging schema 2001 and 2004 may affect the comparison in percents over time.

Notes

  • Incidence data are provisional, November 2013.
  • Based on tumors with known stage at diagnosis. Early stage cancers are those which are confined to the organ of origin at diagnosis.
  • Stage at diagnosis among Blacks is not reported for melanomas or testicular cancers due to the small number of cases per year.