Percent of Cancers Diagnosed at an Early Stage by County, 2015-2019

Source: New York State Cancer Registry

Region/County Males and Females Males Females
Oral Colorectal Lung Melanoma Oral Colorectal Lung Melanoma Prostate Testis Oral Colorectal Lung Melanoma Breast Cervix Uterus Ovary
New York State 32.4 37.9 31.3 84.0 26.8 37.6 27.9 82.3 77.9 66.1 44.7 38.2 34.4 86.4 69.2 46.3 70.3 23.3
New York City 31.9 37.4 31.9 82.3 26.2 37.0 28.1 81.4 77.0 64.6 42.9 37.8 35.6 83.3 66.1 44.7 64.7 23.9
NYS excl NYC 32.7 38.2 31.0 84.5 27.0 38.0 27.8 82.6 78.4 67.0 45.8 38.5 33.9 87.3 71.0 48.0 74.1 22.9
Bronx 27.6 38.4 26.8 74.6 22.0 38.5 23.2 70.7 77.4 56.6 39.1 38.2 30.5 78.9 63.4 42.3 63.8 26.0
Kings 31.1 37.1 30.9 79.2 26.7 36.0 28.8 77.3 77.3 65.9 39.4 38.2 33.2 81.4 62.5 43.4 61.2 22.3
New York 36.6 35.7 37.2 87.5 29.1 33.9 32.7 86.8 73.8 66.1 52.4 37.6 40.8 88.4 70.7 42.5 67.7 21.6
Queens 30.5 38.6 30.7 78.5 25.1 39.1 26.5 78.1 78.6 64.8 39.9 38.0 35.2 79.1 67.0 47.5 68.0 25.7
Richmond 33.6 35.8 34.9 83.9 27.3 37.3 30.2 84.5 79.0 64.1 47.2 34.2 39.1 83.2 69.2 53.1 61.7 25.2
Albany 26.5 39.5 30.5 81.2 23.7 39.8 28.7 83.0 76.2 71.2 32.9 39.2 32.1 78.4 72.8 45.8 75.6 16.5
Allegany 25.0 30.4 22.4 72.7 23.3 35.4 17.2 67.3 73.7 ~ ~ 23.2 28.0 84.0* 75.4 ~ 76.9 15.0*
Broome 34.7 44.2 26.7 85.5 30.2 47.9 26.1 82.1 73.0 63.4 48.8 39.8 27.4 90.2 73.1 55.3 77.9 15.1
Cattaraugus 19.0 31.4 26.0 81.6 19.0 35.4 24.3 77.8 79.4 ~ 19.2* 26.7 27.6 88.2 67.3 45.0* 69.1 16.0*
Cayuga 36.7 42.0 32.9 80.6 25.0 46.4 31.8 77.1 78.8 64.7* 60.0* 36.9 33.9 84.4 75.6 60.0* 81.4 43.5
Chautauqua 33.8 37.2 25.2 87.1 30.0 39.4 22.9 87.6 87.5 52.4 42.5 34.7 27.6 86.5 71.6 54.2 77.6 19.1
Chemung 20.8 40.1 22.8 82.4 19.6 29.3 22.5 77.5 78.8 ~ 25.0* 55.9 23.2 91.9* 66.8 ~ 81.6 21.4*
Chenango 29.4 49.3 25.0 83.8 22.2 44.4 24.4 81.0 72.3 ~ ~ 53.9 25.6 88.5* 66.4 40.0* 80.5 38.1*
Clinton 42.9 41.3 45.1 88.9 48.6 39.6 42.2 96.4* 75.9 ~ ~ 43.3 47.8 81.1 69.2 ~ 79.3 27.3*
Columbia 26.2 37.3 35.7 76.6 17.8 35.9 29.9 70.7 73.8 ~ 45.0* 38.6 40.4 83.3 67.8 ~ 69.4 15.0*
Cortland 34.8 40.5 25.2 81.1 31.3 33.3 22.8 76.6 80.8 ~ ~ 46.8 27.6 88.9* 69.9 ~ 82.5 18.2*
Delaware 39.6 37.8 23.9 88.3 32.4 36.1 20.9 84.6 69.5 ~ ~ 39.7 27.9 92.1* 71.7 ~ 72.1 ~
Dutchess 28.6 37.9 30.8 81.7 23.9 41.7 29.7 79.3 76.5 71.4 42.1 33.5 31.7 86.0 70.8 45.7 73.1 20.6
Erie 29.9 34.9 28.7 86.9 25.7 34.3 25.3 85.9 81.9 64.4 39.3 35.4 31.7 88.4 70.8 49.1 75.8 17.2
Essex 57.7 38.8 27.2 85.5 47.1* 36.2 20.6 85.7 77.4 ~ ~ 41.2 32.8 85.0* 66.3 ~ 78.4 ~
Franklin 46.4 44.1 31.9 90.7* 33.3* 57.1 23.9 92.9* 78.6 ~ ~ 31.3 41.2 88.5* 66.7 ~ 94.1* ~
Fulton 28.9 31.7 27.5 82.8 22.2* 30.0 29.0 74.4 76.2 ~ ~ 33.3 25.9 96.0* 73.4 ~ 75.0 18.2*
Genesee 27.5 35.2 24.1 89.5 22.9 29.6 25.2 86.4 77.5 ~ 37.5* 42.2 23.0 94.4* 71.6 ~ 77.6 20.8*
Greene 20.0 34.5 31.5 80.3 19.4* 29.9 25.0 77.3 77.3 ~ ~ 40.0 38.6 88.2* 71.4 ~ 77.4 10.5*
Hamilton ~ 54.2 16.7* ~ ~ ~ 21.1* ~ 61.5 ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ 69.2 ~ ~ ~
Herkimer 42.9 33.3 28.2 85.5 36.4 31.9 22.5 87.2* 78.0 ~ 52.2 34.8 34.0 83.3* 71.6 ~ 79.4 25.0*
Jefferson 33.3 36.1 30.8 81.8 26.7 40.8 29.0 80.0 79.7 64.5 52.4 31.5 32.7 84.4 68.5 56.3* 67.7 21.9
Lewis 57.1 31.6 31.3 88.2* ~ 28.9 22.4 76.5* 83.1 ~ ~ 34.1 40.0 100.0* 67.6 ~ 74.1 ~
Livingston 28.9 32.6 23.2 74.7 24.2 32.2 18.4 73.9 69.0 ~ ~ 33.3 27.7 76.7 77.9 ~ 78.3 23.5*
Madison 44.0 34.9 29.1 75.0 40.4 36.6 25.6 72.7 83.8 ~ ~ 32.9 33.3 77.3 69.6 ~ 80.3 44.4*
Monroe 37.1 38.1 29.8 87.2 27.9 38.2 25.1 85.8 72.9 69.9 55.9 38.0 34.1 88.8 72.4 44.3 74.9 29.0
Montgomery 45.8 44.0 29.3 79.6 37.5 46.9 19.9 80.0 77.4 ~ 62.5* 40.6 38.2 78.9* 67.0 ~ 74.5 ~
Nassau 36.1 38.9 36.3 84.9 29.0 37.5 31.9 83.0 82.4 62.0 49.7 40.2 39.9 87.6 71.8 46.4 72.7 25.2
Niagara 26.9 32.7 28.5 84.1 19.8 35.5 24.9 83.7 81.8 63.2 40.3 28.9 31.7 84.6 71.6 52.9 75.3 18.5
Oneida 35.8 42.3 25.9 79.4 29.0 38.8 24.7 78.7 80.2 67.5 53.8 45.6 27.2 80.2 74.8 40.0 74.9 22.4
Onondaga 34.8 40.3 33.4 85.2 29.4 41.8 32.5 81.9 85.4 73.5 46.0 38.8 34.2 89.7 74.2 50.7 76.9 23.6
Ontario 36.2 37.7 28.3 84.5 31.9 32.5 27.3 81.8 68.7 62.5* 45.5 42.6 29.2 89.0 77.5 54.2 74.1 30.8
Orange 29.7 37.6 26.0 81.9 24.2 40.9 25.9 78.5 76.9 68.3 43.1 33.6 26.0 86.8 67.5 45.8 67.3 27.9
Orleans 31.4 31.9 24.5 92.2 29.2* 27.9 22.2 85.4 79.5 ~ ~ 36.2 26.8 100.0* 72.8 ~ 83.9 44.4*
Oswego 30.4 36.5 31.8 84.3 27.5 35.8 26.2 81.1 83.7 68.0 40.9 37.2 37.6 87.8 75.5 53.3* 82.4 35.9
Otsego 35.7 35.1 24.0 91.0 28.2 34.9 21.6 94.4* 71.2 ~ 52.9* 35.4 26.4 85.0 69.2 ~ 72.0 25.0*
Putnam 33.3 34.8 33.4 82.6 23.6 40.8 28.3 85.3 72.4 71.4* 64.7* 28.7 37.6 78.7 70.8 ~ 75.7 15.2
Rensselaer 25.2 39.9 31.3 83.5 21.3 38.4 30.1 79.5 77.2 57.1 37.1 41.5 32.4 89.0 71.6 35.0* 75.5 23.4
Rockland 35.6 37.6 31.9 83.0 33.3 38.7 29.6 80.8 83.6 70.5 41.1 36.2 33.9 86.8 69.1 47.9 74.0 31.0
St. Lawrence 42.9 34.1 26.2 85.1 37.8 33.6 24.2 84.0 82.7 65.0* 58.3 34.7 28.3 86.8 68.4 50.0 77.1 21.7*
Saratoga 32.1 38.6 29.9 84.3 27.2 36.8 25.9 81.5 77.4 74.4 43.5 40.5 33.5 88.2 70.0 50.0 76.1 15.7
Schenectady 32.0 39.7 29.0 84.4 27.0 43.9 27.4 81.3 77.8 52.2 44.4 34.1 30.4 88.1 69.2 51.6 75.6 21.8
Schoharie 20.0* 28.6 25.5 79.5 13.0* 21.9 20.3 70.8* 60.3 ~ ~ 35.5 31.4 ~ 72.6 ~ 86.5* ~
Schuyler ~ 43.1 22.5 88.9* ~ 33.3 19.2 88.9* 70.0 ~ ~ 53.6 26.0 ~ 72.7 ~ 82.4* ~
Seneca 25.0 34.2 23.4 90.4* 20.8* 36.4 22.0 91.7* 65.0 ~ ~ 31.4 24.7 87.5* 75.5 ~ 83.3 ~
Steuben 32.1 33.6 25.3 77.6 23.2 32.0 25.3 70.7 70.3 ~ ~ 35.1 25.4 86.4 71.3 56.5 70.5 24.1
Suffolk 31.8 40.3 36.1 85.1 26.6 38.6 31.9 82.6 78.9 71.0 43.3 42.2 39.7 89.1 70.0 47.2 71.4 21.0
Sullivan 24.2 34.2 21.0 74.6 16.4 40.6 16.2 76.3 77.4 ~ ~ 25.6 26.2 71.4* 57.3 20.0* 72.0 16.7*
Tioga 30.8 43.6 25.4 85.6 27.3 43.4 22.8 83.1 75.9 ~ ~ 43.8 28.3 90.3* 71.3 ~ 80.0 ~
Tompkins 23.3 34.5 26.6 87.2 17.1 32.3 24.7 84.5 73.7 76.5* 36.8* 36.8 28.5 90.2* 68.9 ~ 77.0 17.1*
Ulster 28.6 35.4 27.1 79.1 19.6 38.2 23.1 78.6 76.3 67.9 50.0 32.4 31.2 79.7 66.2 33.3 75.1 27.9
Warren 39.3 39.1 29.7 88.0 31.6 42.5 26.7 86.9 78.7 ~ 52.2 35.5 32.8 89.7 71.4 ~ 78.8 25.9
Washington 28.6 37.3 28.6 78.9 30.8 37.2 33.7 72.9 73.5 ~ 23.5* 37.5 23.7 88.9* 74.8 ~ 67.6 17.4*
Wayne 33.3 38.2 24.2 86.5 32.7 39.0 21.8 81.8 69.8 60.0 ~ 37.2 26.8 91.5 67.0 59.1 84.2 19.0
Westchester 35.3 39.3 35.2 84.2 29.8 38.1 32.1 82.7 76.5 67.5 47.9 40.6 37.7 86.2 71.2 56.5 68.2 25.9
Wyoming 18.9 37.8 25.1 81.7 8.0* 31.5 22.7 83.3 80.3 ~ ~ 45.5 28.4 78.3* 64.6 ~ 77.8 ~
Yates 39.3 51.1 30.2 90.2* 31.6* 54.2 23.9 89.7* 69.7 ~ ~ 47.8 37.1 ~ 75.2 ~ 68.8 ~

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 2021.
  • Based on tumors with known stage at diagnosis.
  • Early stage cancers are those which are confined to the organ of origin at diagnosis.