Percent of Cancers Diagnosed at an Early Stage by County, 2007-2011

Source: New York State Cancer Registry

Region/County Males Females
Oral Colorectal Lung Melanoma Prostate Testis Oral Colorectal Lung Melanoma Breast Cervix Uterus Ovary
New York State 27.5 43.4 20.1 82.1 84.8 68.5 42.9 42.7 24.5 85.5 64.7 44.4 69.6 16.9
New York City 25.6 41.9 20.3 82.5 84.8 65.0 38.5 41.6 24.8 84.8 61.8 44.2 64.7 17.7
NYS excl NYC 28.5 44.3 20.1 82.0 84.9 70.5 45.6 43.3 24.4 85.8 66.4 44.7 72.7 16.3
Bronx 27.5 41.7 14.5 73.7 83.6 58.3 35.2 44.3 21.5 76.9 59.7 44.0 62.9 23.9
Kings 22.8 39.9 19.7 79.1 85.5 68.3 35.7 42.9 23.7 79.9 57.9 39.4 62.2 17.7
New York 25.5 43.8 24.0 88.0 80.8 68.9 38.9 40.3 27.9 90.0 66.7 44.7 65.7 15.7
Queens 27.0 43.2 20.9 77.9 87.2 61.4 43.7 40.0 25.4 84.7 61.8 48.2 66.4 16.9
Richmond 27.3 40.4 23.0 84.8 86.6 59.7 33.3 40.4 24.5 82.1 65.3 49.0 70.5 14.8
Albany 25.5 42.9 16.3 83.9 83.1 73.5 49.0 46.1 22.5 74.0 63.8 58.6 69.5 19.1
Allegany 34.5 39.0 18.6 96.0* 72.4 ~ ~ 36.7 21.5 77.8* 63.3 ~ 80.0 20.8*
Broome 29.4 46.1 14.1 81.6 86.2 66.7 38.9 45.9 19.2 82.7 69.1 64.5 77.1 14.9
Cattaraugus 19.0 37.2 16.9 84.5 82.3 ~ 23.8* 41.7 19.5 84.6* 60.7 ~ 73.5 10.8*
Cayuga 28.1 63.6 19.3 75.0 80.2 ~ ~ 49.4 27.0 92.1* 68.5 35.3* 80.3 10.7*
Chautauqua 28.4 46.1 12.8 84.2 92.4 ~ 33.3 43.0 20.8 84.6 68.0 37.0 67.4 17.5
Chemung 30.2 47.9 16.7 79.1 83.1 81.3* 38.9* 50.0 15.3 90.2* 65.3 ~ 67.4 12.2*
Chenango 33.3 41.1 18.4 75.0 83.1 ~ ~ 40.0 25.7 96.3* 56.8 ~ 78.3 12.0*
Clinton 44.4 50.5 27.0 83.3 87.2 66.7* 50.0* 38.8 29.5 85.3* 69.7 26.3* 72.6 4.3*
Columbia 29.4 38.5 21.7 76.3 80.7 ~ ~ 45.5 28.2 93.5* 64.3 60.0* 75.4 26.1*
Cortland 43.8* 42.9 27.0 60.0* 89.7 ~ ~ 43.1 19.4 86.7* 64.3 ~ 83.0 5.9*
Delaware 36.0 34.7 17.9 82.1 80.0 ~ ~ 31.5 13.7 83.9* 67.3 ~ 74.1 20.0*
Dutchess 29.5 36.1 20.8 68.9 83.4 68.9 46.7 37.9 24.7 78.8 68.1 59.0 72.5 17.6
Erie 26.4 44.9 16.8 83.8 89.7 76.3 44.9 41.8 21.2 88.7 65.5 47.4 72.6 16.1
Essex 31.3* 44.3 24.5 83.3* 81.6 ~ ~ 38.0 28.0 77.3* 69.2 ~ 59.4 ~
Franklin 29.2* 38.8 21.7 83.8 78.2 ~ ~ 63.9 22.9 81.3* 74.3 ~ 71.1 ~
Fulton 32.1 35.8 20.8 80.0* 82.9 ~ ~ 37.5 18.2 77.8* 59.0 ~ 67.3 13.0*
Genesee 21.9 41.3 16.7 89.4* 83.2 ~ ~ 38.6 15.0 88.0* 71.9 ~ 77.6 24.2
Greene 17.6* 50.6 22.5 74.3 83.5 ~ ~ 45.5 19.8 87.5* 61.2 ~ 65.5 6.3*
Hamilton ~ ~ 25.0* ~ 65.2 ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ 63.6 ~ ~ ~
Herkimer 38.5 34.1 13.3 83.3 86.1 ~ ~ 39.3 17.3 79.2* 66.9 53.3* 74.6 10.3*
Jefferson 17.8 42.5 25.0 84.1 86.7 65.0* 31.8* 34.7 28.8 79.3* 74.2 21.7* 72.7 12.1*
Lewis ~ 29.8 11.9 73.7* 85.4 ~ ~ 44.1 19.4 ~ 68.4 ~ 91.3* ~
Livingston 17.4* 45.7 16.8 77.1 74.2 ~ 37.5* 33.8 20.0 77.3* 70.2 ~ 68.4 24.0*
Madison 40.6 51.9 19.5 78.8 87.5 ~ ~ 36.7 23.2 88.9* 67.8 ~ 77.1 13.6*
Monroe 32.8 50.1 17.6 84.6 75.9 74.3 46.7 45.6 22.0 87.5 68.1 36.5 75.0 13.9
Montgomery 21.7* 50.0 15.3 81.1 80.9 ~ ~ 47.8 17.2 58.8* 65.7 ~ 56.3 ~
Nassau 30.8 42.0 27.5 86.6 88.5 59.2 51.6 43.5 31.8 90.1 67.5 50.9 70.3 17.3
Niagara 25.8 42.3 16.9 88.3 87.2 71.4 44.4 44.6 20.1 86.0 68.6 55.9 78.2 16.3
Oneida 28.9 41.1 17.9 76.6 84.4 65.7 45.7 40.3 23.9 87.1 64.5 39.5 75.9 20.9
Onondaga 30.7 47.4 21.1 80.7 85.7 73.0 48.5 44.4 29.5 81.5 66.7 63.5 78.5 16.5
Ontario 26.1 49.0 14.7 83.7 73.4 60.0* 56.0 46.4 18.0 83.6 66.4 25.0* 81.8 17.3
Orange 25.2 45.6 17.4 75.5 83.9 71.2 44.4 45.1 20.9 80.2 55.5 29.0 75.2 21.6
Orleans ~ 40.0 19.1 82.6* 79.9 ~ ~ 35.1 23.6 91.3* 69.3 ~ 74.3 15.0*
Oswego 31.3 45.9 19.4 75.5 83.3 88.2* 50.0 48.6 24.1 89.7* 62.4 52.6* 81.5 15.6*
Otsego 48.4 42.2 18.1 86.8* 79.7 ~ 62.5* 41.0 21.9 90.6* 66.4 ~ 75.3 12.0*
Putnam 30.0 38.9 20.1 84.3 82.2 83.3* ~ 38.3 27.9 78.6 67.7 26.7* 81.3 13.5*
Rensselaer 29.6 43.6 18.9 76.7 85.0 81.8* 37.5 37.5 21.0 93.0* 63.7 33.3 74.2 12.3
Rockland 38.0 47.9 25.8 74.1 91.1 67.9 51.1 43.7 25.1 81.7 66.7 40.0 69.8 10.2
St. Lawrence 34.5 53.3 20.4 86.7 88.3 75.0* 47.1* 51.5 28.6 80.9 72.4 ~ 73.7 22.7*
Saratoga 26.4 51.4 16.2 78.1 82.3 81.8 48.8 39.7 20.0 84.0 67.0 43.9 75.8 14.7
Schenectady 17.8 41.2 15.0 77.8 79.9 88.0* 36.0 43.9 16.8 80.0 65.9 40.9 68.9 20.8
Schoharie 26.3* 34.1 18.1 ~ 75.9 ~ ~ 47.7 15.9 ~ 62.7 ~ 78.4 13.3*
Schuyler ~ 55.6 17.4 ~ 87.3 ~ ~ 40.0 17.6* ~ 71.9 ~ 65.0* ~
Seneca ~ 41.1 18.6 ~ 73.9 ~ ~ 47.6 25.7 86.7* 74.1 ~ 73.3 35.3*
Steuben 18.6 48.3 20.7 82.9 79.4 76.5* 48.1 44.4 19.4 89.1 64.4 38.1* 70.5 17.5
Suffolk 27.4 43.2 24.5 80.6 87.1 70.3 46.1 44.4 28.1 85.7 64.1 48.8 72.3 18.7
Sullivan 18.2* 30.8 13.9 71.4 81.2 ~ ~ 37.1 19.8 74.1 63.0 40.9 60.9 14.3*
Tioga 40.0* 48.8 16.7 80.5 82.3 68.8* ~ 49.3 15.7 76.5 72.6 ~ 78.6 18.8*
Tompkins 21.4* 29.6 16.2 94.5* 79.8 60.0* 56.3* 41.3 21.0 86.0 72.1 ~ 65.6 18.2*
Ulster 25.3 39.1 17.5 79.4 81.9 72.4 32.1 44.9 24.4 82.4 63.1 46.0 72.2 13.7
Warren 40.0 40.5 20.6 72.5 85.4 ~ 33.3* 34.6 24.5 86.1* 71.1 ~ 66.3 6.7*
Washington 20.7* 48.1 18.8 89.4* 87.0 ~ ~ 37.5 22.4 93.1* 68.4 55.6* 76.8 5.0*
Wayne 26.7 48.4 15.8 78.6 74.0 75.0* ~ 47.3 17.3 88.9* 65.6 35.3* 77.5 14.3*
Westchester 26.4 45.7 20.0 83.1 84.1 66.4 42.8 43.4 25.9 85.8 69.3 38.5 68.5 14.8
Wyoming 21.9 56.5 16.1 82.1* 83.2 ~ ~ 41.8 19.2 90.0* 56.8 ~ 70.8 17.4*
Yates ~ 48.5 19.1 72.2* 65.7 ~ ~ 46.4 11.3 ~ 75.5 ~ 80.8* ~

Key

Symbol Meaning
~ Percent could not be calculated (fewer than 3 cases per year).
* Percent should be used with caution.

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.