Percent of Cancers Diagnosed at an Early Stage by County, 2011-2015

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 32.8 41.0 23.8 84.0 27.4 41.4 21.2 82.1 80.6 68.7 44.7 40.6 26.4 86.7 66.8 43.6 67.8 16.3
New York City 31.2 40.8 24.9 84.4 25.5 40.9 21.6 82.7 80.1 67.3 42.4 40.8 28.3 86.4 63.4 44.0 61.1 16.2
NYS excl NYC 33.6 41.1 23.3 83.9 28.3 41.6 21.0 81.9 80.9 69.5 46.1 40.5 25.5 86.8 68.8 43.2 72.0 16.4
Bronx 26.8 42.7 21.7 78.5 21.2 43.2 18.2 75.2 79.6 61.0 39.0 42.3 25.4 82.4 62.3 44.3 60.1 16.9
Kings 30.1 41.1 23.7 80.6 25.9 41.2 20.6 77.3 81.4 64.6 38.3 40.9 27.4 84.2 59.6 43.5 59.2 15.1
New York 34.1 39.1 29.4 89.5 26.7 39.0 25.3 88.6 75.8 73.4 48.4 39.2 32.7 90.7 67.2 43.2 62.7 13.6
Queens 31.8 40.9 24.1 81.7 25.5 40.3 22.0 80.9 81.6 65.5 43.0 41.4 26.4 82.6 64.1 44.2 63.1 18.0
Richmond 35.1 40.2 25.7 85.0 30.8 41.8 21.7 81.1 82.4 69.6 44.6 38.5 29.9 90.2 67.1 48.4 59.7 19.9
Albany 26.5 39.6 23.7 80.8 23.7 42.4 22.2 80.2 78.4 74.5 34.0 36.6 25.2 81.6 66.6 41.3 70.2 10.2
Allegany 31.3 36.2 18.9 78.9 25.0* 43.0 17.7 82.1 70.2 ~ ~ 27.1 20.4 72.2* 67.8 ~ 73.9 12.9*
Broome 27.4 46.6 19.1 85.5 22.2 50.5 18.1 84.6 82.5 55.2 42.1 43.1 20.2 87.0 70.7 41.4 78.2 18.8
Cattaraugus 29.6 30.7 19.8 80.4 22.4 32.0 19.0 80.3 81.6 ~ 45.5 29.7 20.6 80.6* 71.8 36.8* 70.4 12.8*
Cayuga 38.6 47.3 22.2 85.1 31.6 51.0 17.8 82.5 79.7 ~ 52.6* 43.2 27.5 87.9 73.8 50.0* 82.4 11.5*
Chautauqua 33.6 40.0 15.2 89.7 35.6 41.6 11.2 91.2 90.9 69.6* 30.2 38.3 19.6 87.7 69.5 32.0 70.7 12.7
Chemung 23.6 41.2 20.4 89.5 26.1 40.4 22.9 84.1 84.6 70.6* ~ 42.4 17.8 97.6* 67.8 ~ 76.9 13.2*
Chenango 22.9 41.9 19.3 83.5 20.7* 42.7 21.5 75.6 70.7 ~ ~ 41.0 16.8 94.1* 61.1 ~ 76.0 15.8*
Clinton 37.7 50.8 31.3 85.1 39.5 49.5 31.9 84.5 77.7 ~ ~ 52.3 30.7 85.7 67.9 31.3* 71.6 14.3*
Columbia 31.8 41.1 21.4 84.4 27.3 44.0 16.3 81.3 75.3 ~ ~ 38.0 26.5 89.7* 65.0 ~ 74.7 ~
Cortland 33.3 44.0 21.1 72.2 29.2* 42.9 20.4 66.7* 83.0 ~ ~ 45.0 21.9 80.0* 69.2 ~ 81.0 18.8*
Delaware 26.5 39.2 17.6 80.0 22.9 42.5 15.3 79.4 75.0 ~ ~ 35.6 20.4 80.6* 74.1 ~ 77.8 12.9*
Dutchess 39.3 36.3 23.2 84.2 36.3 38.0 21.1 82.2 74.6 72.5 46.9 34.5 25.2 86.7 67.9 42.6 72.1 19.4
Erie 34.6 38.3 19.4 85.4 28.8 38.7 17.2 84.4 86.8 64.0 48.9 38.0 21.6 86.7 67.7 51.6 69.9 15.0
Essex 29.7 55.1 23.0 87.5 28.0 58.3 23.6 83.3* 73.8 ~ ~ 51.1 22.3 91.2* 67.3 ~ 72.2 6.7*
Franklin 42.5 47.1 22.0 84.0 25.0* 47.1 19.7 79.3* 79.3 ~ 68.8* 47.2 24.8 90.5* 75.8 ~ 86.7* ~
Fulton 37.0 33.3 22.7 80.0 29.0 33.8 20.6 76.9 76.0 ~ 53.3* 32.9 24.7 85.7* 68.2 ~ 68.3 19.0*
Genesee 29.8 39.0 15.5 85.1 28.9 39.0 14.8 83.1 77.7 ~ ~ 39.0 16.0 89.3* 68.0 ~ 70.7 20.6
Greene 31.1 47.4 27.2 75.4 33.3 41.4 21.5 65.6 78.2 ~ ~ 51.9 33.8 88.0* 65.9 ~ 73.7 8.3*
Hamilton ~ 31.3* 16.2 ~ ~ ~ 25.0* ~ 81.3* ~ ~ ~ 5.9* ~ 73.7 ~ ~ ~
Herkimer 32.3 40.6 18.8 82.5 22.0 42.4 13.1 80.0 77.7 ~ 52.4 38.3 25.2 86.4* 72.3 ~ 66.2 3.4*
Jefferson 29.4 34.3 24.3 78.8 26.7 36.4 23.1 81.1 82.7 63.2* 36.0 32.4 25.5 76.7 69.4 ~ 77.3 21.9
Lewis 50.0 52.9 11.7 78.9 52.9* 42.0 12.7 72.2* 81.0 ~ ~ 67.6 9.4* 85.0* 72.5 ~ 70.4 ~
Livingston 28.9 44.1 16.3 76.5 23.1* 46.4 12.2 68.5 71.7 ~ ~ 41.2 21.6 92.6* 69.2 ~ 75.9 25.9
Madison 36.2 42.2 23.3 87.0 26.1 42.5 21.1 88.0 83.4 ~ ~ 42.0 25.6 85.7 71.7 ~ 77.0 15.0*
Monroe 36.8 41.7 22.4 86.1 31.0 42.2 19.4 84.1 73.6 75.3 48.5 41.2 25.3 88.5 70.3 34.3 75.6 15.4
Montgomery 27.8 53.3 17.1 77.6 25.9 55.1 12.6 80.8* 74.0 ~ ~ 51.9 22.0 75.0 68.8 ~ 73.1 16.7*
Nassau 40.7 41.8 30.9 85.7 35.9 41.8 27.9 83.0 83.9 67.7 49.1 41.8 33.4 89.3 70.2 52.5 70.6 20.5
Niagara 27.8 41.9 17.9 83.9 18.7 44.8 15.2 81.7 85.5 56.3 50.9 38.3 20.9 86.5 67.5 36.6 67.5 15.7
Oneida 31.5 47.2 21.7 79.6 25.2 43.1 19.8 75.4 84.3 74.3 47.2 51.0 23.6 85.7 70.4 39.4 69.7 13.6
Onondaga 30.6 42.4 24.5 84.3 26.3 43.9 23.2 80.1 85.4 70.0 39.3 41.0 25.8 90.1 70.8 40.0 78.0 15.4
Ontario 46.6 47.7 20.7 80.7 42.6 43.2 19.5 77.6 70.5 64.7* 57.9* 51.2 21.9 85.3 67.9 29.4* 81.5 20.4
Orange 25.1 40.8 19.8 83.0 20.1 44.4 16.5 81.3 77.8 82.5 42.2 37.2 23.0 85.3 62.1 48.6 69.9 23.6
Orleans 25.0 33.0 28.3 82.6 20.8* 33.9 26.2 80.0 76.8 ~ ~ 32.1 30.4 85.3* 68.4 ~ 73.3 20.0*
Oswego 25.0 42.0 23.4 80.7 23.6 37.2 20.6 78.3 84.5 78.3* 30.0* 46.6 26.5 83.7 66.6 50.0* 79.5 15.9
Otsego 38.5 47.6 20.5 89.0 31.7 52.2 21.0 86.4 76.6 ~ ~ 42.1 19.8 94.1* 72.3 ~ 68.4 23.3
Putnam 34.3 38.6 24.2 83.8 28.3 41.4 20.8 81.8 78.5 76.0* ~ 35.9 27.3 86.4 67.4 31.3* 70.8 20.0
Rensselaer 30.8 39.2 22.5 83.2 27.8 43.6 20.5 76.1 79.3 67.7 39.3 35.1 24.4 94.5* 68.1 48.3 71.5 13.0
Rockland 38.3 41.7 24.3 82.3 27.4 42.0 23.1 80.5 85.2 60.5 57.6 41.3 25.2 85.4 69.4 43.2 67.2 17.6
St. Lawrence 41.9 51.1 21.0 81.5 42.6 57.2 17.9 77.5 86.3 ~ 40.0* 44.4 24.4 86.4 68.6 5.9* 68.3 19.0
Saratoga 33.1 41.9 20.1 80.4 27.3 41.8 21.0 77.3 77.7 74.5 47.7 42.0 19.2 86.1 65.9 58.1 71.7 12.5
Schenectady 31.8 44.7 25.1 80.1 29.3 48.4 22.1 78.2 79.2 68.0 37.5 40.6 28.0 82.8 68.1 48.5 79.2 11.1
Schoharie 50.0 39.0 17.4 83.9 47.4* 42.6 13.3 77.8 64.3 ~ ~ 34.3 21.7 95.0* 69.3 ~ 69.4 ~
Schuyler 42.9 35.0 22.1 82.9* ~ 42.9 22.4 85.0* 75.8 ~ ~ 24.0* 21.7 80.0* 70.8 ~ 66.7* ~
Seneca ~ 30.5 24.5 80.9 ~ 28.6 26.3 77.8* 73.7 ~ ~ 32.5 22.5 82.8* 71.2 ~ 80.0 ~
Steuben 38.1 40.2 16.7 81.5 29.3 42.8 17.5 79.2 82.4 55.6* 57.7 36.9 15.8 84.5 70.0 52.6* 69.8 18.2*
Suffolk 33.0 38.9 28.2 84.7 27.4 38.1 26.2 82.8 81.2 71.6 47.3 39.8 29.9 87.8 67.3 43.7 69.8 14.9
Sullivan 17.1 33.9 15.1 78.4 7.4* 37.0 12.8 78.0 73.5 ~ ~ 30.0 17.8 79.2* 63.1 42.9 75.6 31.0
Tioga 43.5 45.8 19.7 85.1 33.3* 47.9 23.4 86.0 80.2 81.3* ~ 43.1 15.8 83.3* 73.2 ~ 78.9 ~
Tompkins 40.4 38.4 24.1 84.3 34.3 37.5 25.6 80.6 79.4 63.2* 50.0 39.0 22.7 90.0* 66.7 33.3* 75.5 2.8*
Ulster 24.8 35.5 19.8 82.7 19.2 35.2 17.1 80.0 77.4 67.7 39.5 35.7 22.5 85.5 65.0 35.3 76.4 19.8
Warren 30.0 38.3 22.2 87.0 29.8 38.1 19.3 86.6 79.0 ~ 30.4* 38.5 25.6 87.8* 71.7 ~ 61.3 14.3*
Washington 23.8 34.4 21.4 92.2 21.4* 30.1 19.6 94.0* 77.9 ~ ~ 39.2 23.7 90.0* 66.1 ~ 72.2 18.2*
Wayne 37.1 41.6 18.5 72.4 34.1 41.3 13.0 71.7 74.3 68.4* 44.4* 41.8 23.3 73.1 66.9 31.3 81.7 15.8
Westchester 33.3 43.7 24.1 82.9 26.5 43.2 20.7 82.4 79.6 66.1 49.1 44.3 27.0 83.7 71.8 42.3 69.2 16.0
Wyoming 26.8 40.0 14.6 80.8 20.0* 36.8 13.8 83.3* 82.5 ~ ~ 43.8 15.4 77.3* 59.6 ~ 62.0 25.0*
Yates 18.2* 40.0 13.9 85.4 12.5* 50.0 10.7 82.6* 68.7 ~ ~ 32.4 17.3 88.9* 74.8 ~ 80.6* ~

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 2017.
  • Based on tumors with known stage at diagnosis.
  • Early stage cancers are those which are confined to the organ of origin at diagnosis.