Percent of Cancers Diagnosed at an Early Stage, Blacks, New York City, 1976-2015

Source: New York State Cancer Registry

Year of Diagnosis Males and Females Males Females
Oral Colorectal Lung Oral Colorectal Lung Prostate Oral Colorectal Lung Breast Cervix Uterus Ovary
1976 31.1 33.4 21.2 27.4 29.3 21.7 53.2 38.3 36.4 20.0 37.2 52.2 52.6 18.2
1977 29.0 29.1 20.3 26.6 29.4 20.1 51.1 36.6 28.9 20.9 39.3 53.8 54.7 22.8
1978 32.1 31.3 19.5 30.9 33.2 21.1 51.1 35.2 30.0 15.2 37.4 52.7 54.3 32.8
1979 28.4 28.3 19.8 28.1 30.4 19.8 48.0 29.2 26.7 19.8 42.3 51.3 57.3 13.8
1980 32.1 32.9 17.2 29.4 36.9 16.9 46.5 38.9 29.8 18.1 40.3 51.0 65.0 18.8
1981 32.1 33.5 21.7 29.0 33.3 20.6 48.8 41.3 33.6 24.4 35.3 51.6 51.0 27.3
1982 31.7 29.4 21.2 27.5 27.1 22.0 49.3 40.6 31.2 19.6 35.4 49.0 56.5 18.3
1983 29.4 28.1 18.1 26.5 30.7 16.4 51.2 37.8 26.0 22.0 39.3 53.3 60.8 22.2
1984 26.1 34.7 22.1 22.4 34.7 23.8 52.2 33.3 34.8 18.4 43.5 53.4 58.7 17.5
1985 28.4 34.4 15.6 26.0 37.8 14.8 47.8 33.8 31.5 17.5 44.0 54.7 66.9 20.4
1986 37.1 33.1 16.8 34.6 34.2 16.5 51.2 44.1 32.3 17.2 42.2 47.5 49.5 24.2
1987 29.8 36.4 19.5 28.1 39.7 20.0 50.4 34.3 33.9 18.4 47.4 53.0 59.0 16.9
1988 27.7 35.4 19.6 25.2 36.7 19.4 54.4 32.4 34.4 19.9 45.9 49.4 54.1 21.0
1989 33.3 33.1 18.5 32.3 34.0 17.3 52.5 35.5 32.2 20.7 43.9 49.7 51.5 22.4
1990 26.6 30.5 18.8 23.2 30.3 20.7 51.0 35.1 30.7 15.4 47.0 49.8 50.7 21.0
1991 33.3 32.8 18.7 31.0 34.0 18.3 56.1 39.3 31.8 19.4 48.8 50.5 52.9 25.3
1992 26.9 33.9 18.3 24.1 36.7 17.4 63.1 32.8 32.0 19.9 48.7 47.8 57.8 25.0
1993 33.0 33.4 18.2 29.3 35.9 17.1 66.4 40.6 31.3 19.9 51.5 46.6 50.0 18.9
1994 30.8 32.2 19.2 25.4 30.8 17.5 67.8 41.7 33.2 21.8 51.2 50.8 54.3 21.4
1995 32.1 32.2 18.2 29.0 30.9 18.1 71.7 41.3 33.2 18.4 50.1 52.9 60.1 25.7
1996 31.6 32.6 18.4 31.3 28.7 19.7 78.4 32.1 35.2 16.7 51.5 49.7 61.7 31.9
1997 29.0 30.9 18.6 26.1 30.2 18.3 76.6 34.8 31.5 19.1 53.9 49.2 52.7 25.8
1998 30.6 28.2 18.9 29.5 28.1 18.8 80.3 32.8 28.2 19.0 56.9 57.5 56.7 19.6
1999 34.4 28.3 18.1 32.0 26.8 15.4 82.1 38.3 29.2 21.8 54.9 51.9 59.3 22.2
2000 28.8 32.9 16.1 21.8 32.9 14.8 84.6 43.4 32.8 17.6 52.2 56.2 53.8 17.0
2001* 29.7 30.8 15.9 27.4 29.2 14.2 85.8 34.6 32.0 17.9 58.2 38.5 59.3 21.1
2002 30.3 28.1 17.0 26.3 29.4 14.9 85.7 37.5 27.2 19.4 52.6 44.6 59.5 20.3
2003 29.0 36.6 15.7 22.2 39.2 14.9 88.1 44.2 34.7 16.6 53.6 45.7 55.3 19.6
2004* 25.5 39.3 17.4 18.3 39.3 15.6 86.8 38.4 39.3 19.4 53.3 39.7 50.2 23.4
2005 25.0 37.8 15.7 26.9 38.6 16.0 87.1 20.7 37.1 15.4 52.7 40.6 51.3 18.9
2006 28.1 41.3 14.8 23.9 41.7 13.8 85.9 35.3 41.1 16.0 53.3 38.1 52.6 18.5
2007 24.4 43.1 17.5 20.3 41.0 16.8 86.8 32.0 44.9 18.3 55.7 41.6 52.5 16.7
2008 26.0 40.2 19.0 25.0 40.1 16.8 85.7 28.1 40.3 21.4 54.3 42.9 50.5 21.3
2009 21.9 42.8 18.1 16.4 43.2 17.3 85.5 32.3 42.5 19.0 56.4 35.4 54.2 15.0
2010 22.7 41.2 18.4 19.7 41.6 15.4 84.2 28.6 40.8 21.4 57.3 35.7 58.0 12.9
2011 28.0 42.8 17.9 23.5 42.8 14.6 84.8 37.7 42.7 21.1 57.8 36.8 54.6 13.9
2012 26.1 39.9 18.8 20.8 38.1 16.3 84.1 35.1 41.5 21.0 57.3 38.8 53.1 14.9
2013 24.0 41.5 21.1 22.7 42.4 19.2 78.6 26.7 40.9 23.0 58.3 41.8 52.2 18.0
2014 22.5 39.5 20.5 16.5 41.5 17.5 79.4 31.9 37.7 23.5 57.4 32.3 51.6 16.3
2015 23.0 40.2 24.5 20.2 38.3 20.4 76.8 27.4 42.0 28.5 57.5 33.8 49.9 14.2

Key

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

Notes

  • Incidence data are provisional, November 2017.
  • 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.