Percent of Cancers Diagnosed at an Early Stage by County, 2010-2014

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 26.9 41.5 20.3 81.9 81.8 69.2 44.9 40.7 25.4 86.3 66.4 43.8 68.8 16.4
New York City 25.2 41.0 20.7 82.5 81.5 67.7 43.1 40.6 27.0 86.2 63.3 44.1 62.4 16.4
NYS excl NYC 27.7 41.9 20.2 81.8 81.9 70.1 45.9 40.7 24.7 86.3 68.2 43.6 72.7 16.5
Bronx 22.7 43.2 16.5 72.4 80.9 67.2 39.2 41.2 24.7 77.7 61.9 44.9 60.7 19.1
Kings 24.6 41.2 19.5 77.9 83.0 65.7 41.8 41.1 25.8 82.6 59.4 42.5 60.5 15.9
New York 26.3 39.7 24.9 89.1 76.8 73.8 47.6 40.2 31.1 90.8 67.3 43.7 63.4 13.4
Queens 25.6 40.6 21.1 79.2 83.5 62.7 42.1 40.5 25.5 85.0 64.1 44.6 64.9 17.2
Richmond 29.4 40.6 21.7 82.8 83.1 68.3 45.5 38.2 28.6 89.0 66.5 49.4 62.9 18.8
Albany 28.9 43.1 20.8 80.4 79.2 81.4 40.4 40.4 25.9 83.8 65.6 51.3 72.3 12.0
Allegany 29.2* 42.0 16.1 90.6* 67.9 ~ ~ 33.3 18.6 75.0* 62.6 ~ 75.5 16.1*
Broome 26.3 46.4 14.9 88.0 84.1 57.1 40.5 41.0 18.5 86.0 69.3 51.7 78.8 22.2
Cattaraugus 18.2 36.9 18.9 81.4 80.8 80.0* 46.2 31.7 20.4 84.0* 68.7 ~ 74.4 9.3*
Cayuga 33.3 52.0 17.2 84.1 79.3 ~ 52.9* 45.9 25.0 85.7 72.2 37.5* 78.9 7.1*
Chautauqua 33.3 42.4 10.9 85.0 91.7 70.0* 35.7 37.4 20.1 88.3 69.3 33.3 68.6 14.3
Chemung 31.8 49.1 21.4 81.7 84.7 66.7* ~ 41.9 17.7 96.0* 67.6 50.0* 71.8 14.0
Chenango 19.4* 45.1 23.8 75.0 71.4 ~ ~ 37.1 16.7 94.3* 60.9 ~ 81.0 10.0*
Clinton 37.8 51.7 29.9 84.0 81.6 52.4 35.3* 45.6 28.9 83.7 67.1 25.0* 71.4 13.3*
Columbia 24.2 40.9 17.7 81.3 75.3 ~ ~ 44.9 27.8 91.7* 64.5 ~ 72.4 25.0*
Cortland 38.1* 46.3 17.6 ~ 84.5 ~ ~ 42.0 20.7 ~ 66.0 ~ 80.0 11.8*
Delaware 25.8 37.1 16.7 71.4 77.7 ~ ~ 34.3 16.8 76.9* 73.5 ~ 76.7 14.8*
Dutchess 33.9 37.1 19.0 79.9 77.3 68.0 42.6 37.1 24.2 84.8 68.4 50.9 75.0 20.7
Erie 27.9 39.3 16.3 83.5 87.9 64.4 48.7 38.5 21.0 87.5 66.9 51.9 69.9 16.0
Essex 23.1* 53.6 26.8 83.3* 72.9 ~ ~ 47.3 21.6 94.1* 69.9 ~ 71.0 6.7*
Franklin 32.1 42.9 21.6 79.5 78.6 ~ 61.1* 46.2 25.0 100.0* 73.9 ~ 87.1* ~
Fulton 21.2 35.6 20.6 80.0* 76.7 ~ ~ 32.1 22.4 81.0* 66.1 ~ 71.7 20.8*
Genesee 35.1 40.8 14.9 81.5 79.1 ~ ~ 38.4 16.9 89.7* 69.0 ~ 75.3 12.9*
Greene 31.3 46.4 23.3 70.3 80.7 ~ ~ 48.7 31.5 84.0* 68.2 ~ 69.4 9.5*
Hamilton ~ ~ 26.3* ~ 88.2* ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ 61.5 ~ ~ ~
Herkimer 34.1 41.5 13.0 88.1* 81.3 ~ 42.1* 41.0 22.9 87.5* 70.7 ~ 68.8 8.0*
Jefferson 22.0 38.7 20.3 84.1 84.6 68.4* 40.7 29.8 27.4 77.6 71.8 12.5* 74.7 20.6
Lewis ~ 42.2 12.0 81.3* 81.9 ~ ~ 58.3 14.7* 82.4* 71.4 ~ 78.3* ~
Livingston 22.7* 43.2 11.5 65.3 70.9 ~ ~ 40.5 18.5 93.5* 70.5 ~ 72.6 28.0
Madison 26.1 41.9 24.2 86.7 85.4 ~ ~ 37.2 25.3 92.3* 72.2 ~ 80.2 7.7*
Monroe 29.9 43.3 18.3 84.4 73.9 76.3 45.9 39.6 23.8 87.9 69.6 36.7 76.1 15.1
Montgomery 13.6* 52.6 16.0 73.1 74.5 ~ ~ 56.8 17.5 70.4 68.7 ~ 71.9 22.2*
Nassau 34.9 42.4 27.8 85.2 85.2 67.2 52.6 42.3 32.7 89.1 69.3 51.8 70.7 20.2
Niagara 18.5 44.6 14.1 83.7 85.8 58.8 53.1 41.8 17.8 88.7 67.2 46.2 68.9 14.5
Oneida 24.4 39.5 18.4 69.3 84.6 77.4 41.3 49.4 22.3 87.7 67.9 38.9 71.1 17.2
Onondaga 25.8 44.3 21.4 78.9 85.4 69.2 42.1 42.6 26.4 84.6 69.2 39.3 79.0 13.6
Ontario 35.2 42.9 17.4 78.0 68.9 65.2 60.0* 51.2 20.8 85.7 67.0 22.2* 83.5 19.6
Orange 19.5 42.1 17.2 80.9 79.4 81.7 45.0 41.3 21.6 85.8 59.9 47.5 71.6 22.3
Orleans 22.2* 30.6 21.9 82.4* 78.4 ~ ~ 30.4 25.5 83.9* 68.2 ~ 77.8 ~
Oswego 21.4 39.0 19.0 76.2 85.3 82.6* 33.3* 42.0 25.6 90.2* 64.3 59.1 77.4 16.7
Otsego 30.3 50.6 18.0 84.9 74.7 ~ ~ 39.7 19.8 88.6* 70.8 ~ 72.9 20.0*
Putnam 26.1 40.5 19.1 78.7 79.7 72.7* 62.5* 37.5 27.3 88.9* 67.7 26.7* 68.4 21.7
Rensselaer 28.4 48.5 19.2 74.8 80.6 75.0 53.8 36.5 23.5 91.8 68.0 51.6 72.1 15.3
Rockland 28.3 46.5 23.6 80.1 87.0 59.1 56.9 38.1 23.9 84.2 68.6 40.5 66.3 16.2
St. Lawrence 42.9 54.1 19.3 80.3 88.7 ~ 40.0* 45.0 27.4 83.1 72.5 20.0* 68.6 21.6
Saratoga 26.8 44.0 16.9 75.5 76.0 74.1 41.9 43.8 18.9 83.6 65.7 57.6 72.2 13.4
Schenectady 23.0 45.6 19.5 79.0 81.1 69.6* 31.0 42.6 25.9 81.7 68.1 45.8 76.4 9.4*
Schoharie 33.3* 43.8 11.1 78.8 72.8 ~ ~ 35.9 19.0 95.0* 69.0 ~ 71.1 ~
Schuyler ~ 40.0 17.8 81.3* 78.6 ~ ~ 25.9 14.3 81.3* 67.7 ~ 68.0 ~
Seneca ~ 30.4 29.5 75.0* 74.8 ~ ~ 33.3 25.9 86.7* 71.4 ~ 83.9* 18.8*
Steuben 31.9 41.6 15.1 86.5 82.2 72.2* 44.4 35.8 15.8 86.0 68.7 45.0* 70.7 11.1*
Suffolk 26.4 39.1 25.4 81.7 82.4 72.4 47.0 39.9 29.2 85.9 66.9 42.8 71.4 15.5
Sullivan 7.4* 31.0 14.3 77.8 72.4 ~ 25.0* 35.7 15.2 90.0* 63.5 39.1 79.1 25.0
Tioga 31.3* 49.3 22.4 90.7* 80.5 84.2* ~ 48.5 13.6 73.9* 71.5 ~ 80.7 ~
Tompkins 30.0 36.3 24.6 83.6 77.2 56.5 60.0* 36.6 20.5 90.7* 69.4 26.3* 79.2 8.8*
Ulster 17.0 35.2 18.1 80.2 78.1 70.4 40.0 38.0 18.9 82.0 64.9 38.6 78.2 19.5
Warren 34.6 34.5 19.5 81.3 78.2 ~ 25.0* 37.0 26.1 83.8 72.8 ~ 61.2 8.0*
Washington 21.2 34.5 18.6 87.5 83.3 ~ ~ 32.1 26.2 94.9* 67.8 40.0* 74.0 11.1*
Wayne 34.9 44.9 13.8 73.3 74.2 ~ 41.2* 42.6 23.0 70.2 67.7 25.0* 83.7 12.8*
Westchester 25.1 41.5 19.6 81.4 81.0 67.9 47.0 43.5 26.5 82.7 71.6 40.4 70.2 16.5
Wyoming 21.2 44.6 13.4 86.2* 79.9 ~ ~ 42.0 15.4 78.3* 57.8 ~ 57.1 12.5*
Yates ~ 46.4 11.8 82.1* 68.1 ~ ~ 41.9 12.5 84.2* 80.0 ~ 85.2* ~

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 2016.
  • Based on tumors with known stage at diagnosis.
  • Early stage cancers are those which are confined to the organ of origin at diagnosis.