Percent of Cancers Diagnosed at an Early Stage, Blacks, New York City, 1976-2018

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 30.7 33.6 21.3 26.9 29.4 21.7 52.8 38.3 36.7 19.9 37.6 52.2 52.6 18.2
1977 29.1 29.1 20.8 27.1 29.3 20.5 50.9 35.7 28.9 21.7 39.4 53.3 55.1 23.8
1978 32.0 31.8 20.0 30.7 34.1 21.6 51.2 35.2 30.2 15.6 37.8 52.3 56.1 32.8
1979 29.5 28.6 20.1 28.9 30.1 20.3 47.2 31.4 27.5 19.8 42.9 51.9 56.7 14.0
1980 32.0 33.4 18.1 29.7 37.8 17.5 46.2 38.2 29.9 19.8 39.7 52.0 64.8 19.5
1981 32.7 34.0 21.8 29.0 34.0 20.5 49.3 44.0 33.9 24.9 35.5 52.1 51.4 26.6
1982 30.6 29.6 21.6 26.6 27.5 21.9 48.9 39.4 31.4 20.9 35.7 49.5 58.2 18.7
1983 31.4 28.1 18.1 28.8 31.0 16.6 51.2 38.8 25.9 21.6 39.6 54.2 60.3 21.7
1984 26.3 35.3 22.2 22.6 35.9 23.9 52.5 33.3 34.8 18.7 43.2 52.1 59.9 17.0
1985 28.9 34.5 15.6 26.5 38.1 14.7 47.8 34.3 31.5 17.5 43.9 54.7 66.4 20.4
1986 37.2 32.9 16.8 34.8 34.0 16.5 51.2 44.1 32.0 17.3 42.2 47.7 49.5 24.0
1987 29.8 36.4 19.5 28.1 39.5 20.0 50.4 34.3 34.1 18.4 47.5 53.0 59.0 16.9
1988 27.7 35.4 19.6 25.2 36.7 19.4 54.4 32.4 34.3 19.9 45.9 49.4 54.1 21.0
1989 33.3 33.1 18.5 32.3 34.0 17.3 52.6 35.5 32.2 20.7 44.0 49.7 51.5 23.4
1990 26.6 30.5 18.8 23.2 30.3 20.7 51.0 35.1 30.7 15.4 46.9 50.0 50.7 21.0
1991 33.6 32.9 18.7 31.0 34.3 18.3 56.1 40.3 31.8 19.4 48.8 50.8 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 49.0 47.8 57.8 25.0
1993 33.0 33.4 18.1 29.3 35.9 17.0 66.4 40.6 31.3 19.9 51.4 46.9 50.0 18.9
1994 30.8 32.2 19.2 25.4 30.8 17.5 68.0 41.7 33.2 21.7 51.2 50.8 54.3 22.7
1995 32.1 32.2 18.2 28.8 31.3 18.1 71.6 42.2 32.9 18.4 50.1 53.1 60.3 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 18.7 26.3 30.4 18.5 76.7 34.3 31.3 19.0 53.9 49.2 52.5 25.8
1998 30.6 28.2 18.9 29.3 28.1 18.8 80.4 33.3 28.2 18.9 56.8 57.5 56.7 19.6
1999 34.4 28.4 18.1 32.0 27.9 15.4 82.3 38.3 28.8 21.7 54.9 51.9 59.3 22.2
2000 29.1 32.8 16.2 22.5 32.8 14.8 84.7 42.6 32.7 17.9 52.0 56.2 53.8 17.0
2001* 30.2 31.0 15.8 28.7 29.5 14.0 85.9 33.3 32.0 17.9 58.1 38.5 59.3 21.1
2002 30.3 28.3 17.0 26.5 29.9 14.9 85.9 36.9 27.2 19.4 52.5 43.7 59.5 20.3
2003 28.6 36.8 15.8 22.2 39.2 15.1 88.2 43.1 34.9 16.5 53.5 45.7 55.3 19.6
2004* 25.5 39.5 17.5 18.3 39.5 15.4 86.7 38.4 39.5 19.7 53.3 40.1 50.2 23.4
2005 24.6 37.7 15.7 25.8 38.7 16.1 87.1 22.0 36.8 15.3 52.7 41.3 51.1 19.4
2006 28.3 41.4 14.8 22.9 41.7 13.8 86.1 37.7 41.2 16.0 53.2 38.1 52.9 18.5
2007 24.3 43.0 17.5 20.1 41.1 16.8 86.8 32.0 44.7 18.3 55.6 42.0 52.7 16.7
2008 26.1 40.2 19.1 24.4 40.2 16.8 85.8 29.8 40.2 21.6 54.4 43.2 50.5 21.3
2009 21.9 42.8 18.1 16.4 43.0 17.3 85.5 32.3 42.7 19.1 56.2 34.9 54.2 14.8
2010 23.4 41.3 18.0 19.7 41.7 14.6 84.2 30.3 41.0 21.4 57.4 35.5 58.1 14.2
2011 28.2 42.8 17.9 23.3 43.0 14.6 84.8 38.7 42.5 21.1 57.9 37.3 54.6 13.8
2012 26.7 40.1 18.7 21.3 38.0 16.4 84.1 36.0 42.0 20.8 57.3 38.8 53.2 14.8
2013 24.0 41.1 21.3 23.0 41.7 19.5 78.8 26.2 40.5 23.1 58.5 42.1 52.5 18.0
2014 23.1 39.7 20.4 16.8 41.6 17.4 79.8 32.9 38.0 23.4 57.0 32.3 51.9 16.0
2015 22.8 40.1 24.2 20.0 37.6 20.1 77.0 27.0 42.4 28.1 57.9 35.5 50.1 14.2
2016 31.7 35.1 23.6 24.1 32.0 19.0 78.0 47.7 38.0 27.8 58.0 36.6 58.4 19.1
2017 27.1 35.1 25.0 21.6 31.4 19.5 79.2 35.3 38.7 30.5 59.6 36.6 54.5 20.7
2018 32.2 34.7 28.6 25.2 32.1 23.8 79.5 43.4 36.9 33.3 60.2 40.5 55.5 21.2

Key

Symbol Meaning
* Changes in staging schema 2001, 2004, 2016 and 2018 may affect the comparison in percents over time.

Notes

  • Incidence data are provisional, November 2020.
  • 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.