Percent of Cancers Diagnosed at an Early Stage by County, 2009-2013

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 26.8 42.1 20.2 81.8 82.9 69.0 44.8 41.4 25.0 86.3 66.0 44.1 69.2 16.5
New York City 25.7 41.3 20.4 82.9 82.6 66.8 41.7 41.0 26.1 85.4 63.1 44.3 63.2 16.2
NYS excl NYC 27.4 42.6 20.1 81.5 83.0 70.3 46.6 41.7 24.5 86.6 67.7 43.8 73.1 16.7
Bronx 25.4 42.7 15.6 74.6 81.7 61.7 37.6 42.3 23.4 75.0 61.6 44.9 62.0 21.1
Kings 25.1 41.1 19.8 78.6 84.1 67.0 39.4 42.5 25.3 82.0 59.2 42.9 61.2 16.0
New York 24.2 40.0 24.1 88.8 78.3 74.7 45.2 40.8 29.2 90.2 67.9 43.5 63.4 13.3
Queens 26.6 41.6 20.8 79.6 84.7 61.0 42.9 40.0 25.5 84.6 63.2 45.3 64.8 16.4
Richmond 29.6 41.3 21.5 83.4 83.1 59.7 43.8 36.1 27.2 86.4 65.8 48.9 67.6 16.1
Albany 26.4 41.2 18.8 81.6 80.1 72.1 38.9 42.9 25.1 81.5 64.4 58.8 72.4 15.1
Allegany 30.4* 39.1 17.5 92.6* 71.6 ~ ~ 35.9 19.1 70.0* 62.4 ~ 78.4 16.7*
Broome 28.7 45.7 14.8 85.4 84.3 50.0 37.8 42.1 17.7 82.1 70.2 54.8 76.6 21.1
Cattaraugus 15.9 38.9 17.2 85.0 80.4 80.0* 44.0 37.4 18.5 87.0* 65.9 ~ 72.0 10.0*
Cayuga 22.6 58.6 17.4 83.1 78.0 ~ ~ 50.0 23.4 86.5 69.8 38.9* 78.5 11.5*
Chautauqua 28.0 43.7 10.6 88.0 93.2 68.8* 33.3 40.3 19.4 88.6 70.5 35.7 69.8 17.3
Chemung 22.2 45.0 21.1 78.6 83.7 ~ ~ 40.9 16.8 93.8* 68.1 40.0* 65.9 18.4
Chenango 27.3* 44.3 22.8 73.5 75.4 ~ ~ 37.8 16.5 94.4* 61.2 ~ 75.8 17.4*
Clinton 40.7 47.3 29.0 88.4* 85.3 61.1* 44.4* 41.3 29.1 86.8* 69.7 25.0* 77.4 14.3*
Columbia 29.6 41.0 18.9 72.7 79.4 ~ ~ 42.9 26.9 92.9* 66.7 50.0* 75.0 28.6*
Cortland 34.8 42.4 23.1 68.4* 86.1 ~ ~ 47.7 16.1 ~ 62.4 ~ 82.6 6.7*
Delaware 20.7* 34.2 18.0 70.7 77.0 ~ ~ 30.6 16.2 84.0* 73.4 ~ 79.7 22.2*
Dutchess 30.3 39.0 18.3 73.5 80.1 65.1 40.0 38.8 24.9 82.2 67.9 53.8 76.7 19.0
Erie 26.6 41.1 15.7 84.2 88.5 68.8 49.2 40.8 21.1 89.0 67.0 49.1 71.2 15.3
Essex 21.1* 52.4 29.5 89.7* 76.0 ~ ~ 41.1 19.8 90.0* 67.6 ~ 65.5 ~
Franklin 30.8 44.9 19.8 78.6 80.4 ~ 56.3* 60.0 22.2 87.5* 75.6 ~ 87.1* ~
Fulton 16.1* 38.8 22.6 79.2* 80.6 ~ ~ 36.4 17.4 71.4* 63.6 ~ 60.7 16.0*
Genesee 28.9 41.0 15.7 83.0 81.5 ~ ~ 36.1 16.8 92.6* 70.0 ~ 76.7 17.6*
Greene 15.6* 50.0 20.9 75.0 81.0 ~ ~ 40.8 28.8 84.6* 64.8 ~ 68.7 5.9*
Hamilton ~ ~ 31.6* ~ 80.0* ~ ~ ~ 6.3* ~ 53.3 ~ ~ ~
Herkimer 32.5 39.8 14.2 87.2* 83.3 ~ 38.9* 35.3 20.3 84.2* 69.7 ~ 68.9 13.8*
Jefferson 20.4 42.4 21.2 93.8* 86.9 ~ 34.5 34.7 25.4 80.6 70.9 16.7* 75.0 12.9*
Lewis ~ 31.9 9.2 83.3* 82.3 ~ ~ 52.9 14.3* 81.0* 68.8 ~ 83.3* ~
Livingston 31.3* 46.2 12.3 70.0 71.3 ~ ~ 36.8 19.3 81.3* 71.8 ~ 72.9 27.3*
Madison 34.0 41.8 21.7 83.7 86.9 ~ ~ 36.7 23.5 92.1* 70.8 ~ 80.8 10.3*
Monroe 29.2 44.9 18.0 84.1 74.4 77.4 46.4 43.3 24.1 88.0 69.5 33.9 75.6 14.2
Montgomery 14.3* 49.4 14.6 76.7 78.3 ~ ~ 58.8 19.2 72.7* 67.5 ~ 67.2 16.7*
Nassau 34.1 41.2 28.5 85.8 86.2 63.2 54.1 42.3 33.1 90.6 68.8 52.2 71.6 19.7
Niagara 19.9 44.1 14.5 85.4 85.9 56.7 50.0 43.3 17.4 89.5 68.1 46.3 72.4 13.6
Oneida 24.6 42.6 17.3 69.8 84.8 78.8 39.1 43.8 22.6 83.1 66.7 44.7 72.5 20.4
Onondaga 26.1 44.3 21.5 74.4 85.7 70.4 47.0 44.7 25.3 82.9 68.6 42.6 78.7 11.0
Ontario 30.9 44.4 18.9 79.2 70.0 60.9 63.6 49.6 18.4 83.9 68.0 23.5* 83.6 17.4
Orange 22.2 44.7 15.3 79.4 81.0 75.4 36.4 40.2 22.4 86.0 59.2 42.6 69.5 25.2
Orleans 25.0* 32.8 17.4 78.6* 81.8 ~ ~ 32.2 26.9 86.2* 70.4 ~ 81.0 11.1*
Oswego 18.6 40.0 19.2 71.9 85.4 81.8* 38.9* 44.4 22.8 89.8* 60.4 54.5 81.8 15.9
Otsego 40.5 47.5 14.6 82.4 76.4 ~ ~ 33.8 19.7 88.2* 69.0 ~ 77.9 16.0*
Putnam 22.5 43.2 17.0 75.5 80.0 65.0* ~ 37.2 26.5 84.1 67.9 37.5* 72.5 17.8
Rensselaer 30.0 47.2 18.7 75.5 80.9 82.6* 45.5 36.6 22.4 91.3 66.6 48.4 74.1 13.1
Rockland 27.2 48.8 23.5 75.7 88.4 61.4 58.2 40.4 23.2 88.9 68.9 40.8 68.1 14.4
St. Lawrence 41.2 50.0 18.8 85.3 90.0 ~ ~ 46.3 27.0 82.5 75.3 20.0* 71.9 15.2*
Saratoga 26.2 50.4 18.7 75.5 77.7 80.4 48.8 42.9 20.2 84.1 66.0 48.6 71.5 11.3
Schenectady 22.7 43.7 18.4 80.5 81.6 80.0* 31.0 45.2 23.9 84.2 67.6 47.8 75.9 15.1
Schoharie 21.7* 40.0 12.5 75.0* 73.7 ~ ~ 43.9 21.7 93.8* 65.4 ~ 76.1 ~
Schuyler ~ 45.2 22.7 ~ 79.7 ~ ~ 32.4 13.5* 80.0* 66.7 ~ 69.6* ~
Seneca ~ 32.6 24.5 ~ 76.7 ~ ~ 36.4 27.5 90.9* 69.2 ~ 87.1* 26.7*
Steuben 35.3 42.1 15.5 86.7 82.2 80.0* 44.8 35.5 17.1 84.7 67.2 35.3* 69.8 16.1*
Suffolk 26.6 39.7 26.1 80.8 83.9 73.8 49.6 41.8 28.8 85.8 66.0 44.3 71.9 19.1
Sullivan 16.1* 32.4 14.0 74.4 76.1 ~ ~ 33.3 19.3 84.6* 62.8 43.5 72.4 21.9
Tioga ~ 48.7 22.6 84.1 81.6 ~ ~ 49.2 15.7 73.1 68.6 ~ 81.3 ~
Tompkins 33.3 37.3 18.3 90.0* 77.4 56.5 57.1 35.1 21.8 93.8* 66.7 31.3* 76.9 9.1*
Ulster 19.0 38.2 17.2 77.1 79.7 63.0 42.3 41.4 21.4 79.5 63.9 40.4 76.0 17.9
Warren 31.8 37.2 17.9 83.1 79.2 ~ 18.8* 34.3 23.1 87.2* 72.7 ~ 63.4 8.3*
Washington 28.6 38.9 20.2 90.2* 84.7 ~ ~ 35.6 25.0 93.9* 64.6 47.1* 73.0 13.0*
Wayne 25.0 46.2 14.0 77.4 72.4 ~ 41.2* 43.4 21.7 80.0 67.5 28.6* 84.6 16.2
Westchester 27.0 42.7 20.0 80.8 82.3 69.9 45.8 44.2 26.8 83.4 70.9 41.3 70.1 15.7
Wyoming 21.9 51.4 16.3 86.2* 79.8 ~ ~ 40.8 13.9 82.1* 54.6 ~ 60.0 12.5*
Yates ~ 47.1 13.8 81.0* 63.5 ~ ~ 39.3 10.0* 83.3* 77.9 ~ 79.3* ~

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 2015.
  • Based on tumors with known stage at diagnosis.
  • Early stage cancers are those which are confined to the organ of origin at diagnosis.