Percent of Cancers Diagnosed at an Early Stage by County, 2014-2018

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 32.9 38.7 29.5 83.9 27.2 38.8 26.0 82.2 78.0 69.0 45.2 38.6 32.7 86.4 68.4 45.2 69.6 21.3
New York City 31.9 38.5 30.4 82.6 26.1 38.4 26.5 81.2 77.2 67.8 43.1 38.6 34.4 84.4 65.2 43.8 63.8 21.7
NYS excl NYC 33.4 38.8 29.0 84.3 27.8 39.1 25.8 82.4 78.4 69.7 46.5 38.5 32.0 87.0 70.3 46.7 73.5 21.0
Bronx 26.9 39.8 25.6 74.4 20.9 40.9 21.5 69.1 77.4 63.6 39.1 38.6 29.7 80.0 63.4 41.9 61.7 24.3
Kings 30.6 37.8 29.2 79.7 25.9 37.6 26.8 77.2 77.6 66.1 39.4 38.1 32.1 82.3 61.4 41.6 60.6 20.1
New York 37.6 37.0 35.8 88.0 30.0 35.9 30.5 87.1 73.3 69.7 52.8 38.1 40.1 89.3 69.0 42.9 66.8 19.0
Queens 30.6 39.7 29.4 78.9 25.2 39.6 26.0 78.0 79.3 68.5 40.0 39.8 33.1 80.1 66.1 46.4 68.2 23.6
Richmond 34.6 37.5 33.0 84.0 29.4 37.9 27.6 82.4 79.6 71.4 46.1 36.9 38.0 86.1 68.9 52.5 57.4 23.7
Albany 28.6 38.7 28.6 81.9 24.1 41.3 26.7 82.4 76.1 75.9 38.9 36.0 30.4 81.1 70.2 40.0 73.2 12.6
Allegany 28.6 33.8 20.6 75.9 25.8 38.3 17.6 70.9 70.2 ~ ~ 27.9 24.0 85.7* 73.3 ~ 70.0 13.0*
Broome 37.4 44.9 26.1 86.3 33.6 49.8 24.8 83.6 71.8 70.7 51.4 39.3 27.5 90.3 72.0 51.4 80.0 12.5
Cattaraugus 17.6 30.2 25.5 77.9 17.0 32.7 25.0 74.7 79.8 ~ 19.0* 27.7 25.9 83.3 68.6 45.5 68.8 10.0*
Cayuga 40.0 43.5 29.2 80.9 31.7 44.9 28.4 76.4 78.9 63.2* 57.9* 41.9 30.1 85.5 74.0 ~ 85.2 30.4*
Chautauqua 35.9 33.8 24.5 87.4 32.1 38.2 21.8 86.6 87.3 66.7 42.6 29.3 27.5 88.5 69.2 44.0 77.5 14.6
Chemung 28.8 42.4 21.0 83.8 30.2 35.5 22.0 76.5 80.3 84.2* ~ 52.7 19.9 95.3* 68.1 43.8* 79.8 15.2*
Chenango 29.4 48.4 25.6 82.7 23.7 43.9 24.2 78.3 69.4 ~ ~ 53.2 27.0 89.7* 63.9 47.1* 83.3 31.8*
Clinton 40.4 48.9 40.5 84.3 45.2 50.5 37.7 90.2 74.0 ~ 26.7* 47.0 43.5 77.8 68.8 ~ 73.4 8.7*
Columbia 26.5 37.6 29.8 78.1 20.0 39.8 24.1 75.0 74.7 ~ 44.4* 35.6 35.3 82.8* 65.7 ~ 67.6 16.7*
Cortland 35.0 43.5 24.9 82.1 35.7 41.7 23.1 76.9 82.0 ~ ~ 45.0 26.7 89.3* 69.4 ~ 81.8 16.7*
Delaware 42.0 39.7 22.3 88.7 36.4 38.6 22.0 90.9* 71.1 ~ 52.9* 41.3 22.5 86.8* 70.2 ~ 72.6 ~
Dutchess 31.3 38.5 29.5 85.1 26.5 41.4 29.1 83.3 75.3 71.4 45.5 35.3 29.9 88.2 70.5 50.0 74.0 18.9
Erie 31.6 35.1 26.4 85.6 27.0 35.2 22.6 84.4 82.1 64.8 42.2 34.9 29.8 87.2 69.4 52.4 74.8 17.6
Essex 43.3 44.7 23.4 88.1 35.0* 44.0 16.3 85.4 77.6 ~ ~ 45.3 30.1 94.4* 68.9 ~ 75.6 ~
Franklin 50.0 42.5 29.9 92.3* 38.9* 51.5 22.8 92.3* 77.8 ~ ~ 33.8 37.7 92.3* 66.9 ~ 89.5* ~
Fulton 34.1 30.2 25.9 83.1 25.8 28.4 22.8 76.9 74.9 ~ ~ 31.7 29.1 92.3* 74.6 ~ 81.0 20.8*
Genesee 28.8 35.9 21.0 91.0 24.3 33.8 20.7 88.7 76.2 ~ 40.0* 38.9 21.2 94.7* 68.3 ~ 78.1 20.0*
Greene 26.1 40.1 31.6 81.5 27.0 37.8 23.6 77.8 80.1 ~ ~ 42.6 40.1 88.9* 69.2 ~ 76.3 4.5*
Hamilton ~ 42.9 13.3* ~ ~ ~ 20.0* ~ 63.6 ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ 75.0 ~ ~ ~
Herkimer 43.9 35.3 27.4 82.9 31.3 33.3 20.6 84.6 75.5 ~ 60.0 37.4 34.1 80.6* 72.9 ~ 78.6 20.0*
Jefferson 32.2 36.8 31.0 77.8 27.8 40.0 30.1 75.9 77.6 63.9 50.0* 33.6 31.8 80.3 70.8 53.3* 71.9 22.9
Lewis 45.0* 43.5 24.5 87.5* 40.0* 41.0 19.0 75.0* 82.2 ~ ~ 45.7 32.5 100.0* 72.5 ~ 75.9 ~
Livingston 24.4 34.2 19.6 74.2 16.1* 32.2 15.1 71.6 69.0 ~ ~ 37.1 24.5 80.0* 73.7 ~ 76.8 20.0*
Madison 38.0 37.1 29.0 83.3 33.3 35.6 25.3 82.1 83.1 ~ ~ 38.9 33.1 84.6 69.2 ~ 78.5 41.2*
Monroe 36.2 38.0 27.6 86.1 28.1 38.4 23.2 85.3 72.7 74.2 52.8 37.7 31.9 86.9 71.6 45.4 75.8 25.3
Montgomery 40.0 46.0 27.0 85.1 28.6 47.4 20.5 88.9* 75.7 ~ ~ 44.6 33.3 80.0* 70.0 ~ 72.7 ~
Nassau 37.6 39.6 34.7 84.6 31.3 39.5 30.4 83.1 82.8 68.5 49.0 39.7 38.2 86.9 71.6 45.2 71.6 23.6
Niagara 29.2 35.1 25.2 83.0 21.2 38.4 20.6 82.5 83.8 61.5 45.0 31.2 29.7 83.6 70.6 53.7 71.9 14.4
Oneida 32.3 44.6 24.2 79.0 26.1 38.4 23.1 76.3 81.7 69.2 51.1 50.8 25.5 82.3 73.6 34.4 73.2 17.5
Onondaga 35.4 41.9 31.2 87.1 29.7 45.1 30.4 83.5 85.4 72.1 46.3 38.8 32.0 91.8 72.5 53.4 78.2 23.8
Ontario 37.5 40.9 25.5 84.4 34.3 39.6 23.0 82.6 68.0 ~ 44.8 42.1 28.1 87.3 74.0 66.7* 74.8 29.4
Orange 29.5 38.1 24.2 84.8 22.5 39.1 25.3 81.8 74.9 75.4 46.9 36.9 23.3 89.3 66.6 46.8 69.0 26.2
Orleans 31.0 31.5 28.4 90.5 25.0* 26.3 27.1 85.7 77.2 ~ ~ 37.0 29.8 96.9* 71.2 ~ 80.0 ~
Oswego 33.3 38.6 29.9 87.2 32.9 34.6 24.4 87.7 83.6 83.3* 34.6 42.7 35.7 86.5 74.3 ~ 81.1 27.0
Otsego 32.1 40.0 25.3 91.2 25.0 41.9 26.6 93.4* 69.7 ~ ~ 36.9 24.0 86.8* 69.9 ~ 69.0 25.0
Putnam 33.8 36.6 32.0 86.4 26.7 39.4 26.4 91.2* 72.6 86.7* ~ 33.7 36.4 80.4 72.2 31.3* 70.6 18.6
Rensselaer 24.8 37.1 27.2 84.0 21.0 36.2 25.3 78.1 78.0 56.0 39.3 38.0 29.0 92.1 71.0 36.4 72.3 23.7
Rockland 35.0 37.8 31.8 84.0 31.2 37.0 29.5 82.7 83.8 69.4 43.5 38.8 33.6 86.3 69.2 41.5 72.2 30.8
St. Lawrence 41.2 40.7 25.1 81.3 39.0 44.3 24.5 79.3 82.7 73.7* 46.2 37.1 25.7 84.6 68.8 33.3* 75.5 20.7*
Saratoga 35.4 37.0 26.8 83.4 30.4 33.2 23.7 80.3 77.7 68.0 46.7 41.0 29.7 88.4 69.0 51.7 76.3 13.6
Schenectady 33.0 38.9 27.4 82.2 25.0 42.4 24.9 80.6 77.7 58.3 53.1 34.3 29.5 83.8 68.9 42.4 77.0 15.5
Schoharie 31.0 34.8 23.1 83.7 27.3* 35.3 20.5 75.9 61.9 ~ ~ 34.3 25.7 95.0* 71.1 ~ 82.9 ~
Schuyler 37.5* 47.1 18.1 86.1* ~ 44.4 14.0 84.6* 68.2 ~ ~ 50.0 22.9 ~ 73.5 ~ 82.4* ~
Seneca 25.9 32.9 21.7 82.1 22.7* 38.1 24.1 83.8 64.2 ~ ~ 27.0 19.6 78.9* 75.4 ~ 76.5 ~
Steuben 36.4 35.7 23.7 78.4 26.8 35.5 23.9 73.6 72.8 ~ 76.5* 36.0 23.4 84.9 71.0 62.5 72.4 20.8*
Suffolk 32.1 39.9 34.0 84.7 26.2 39.6 29.1 82.1 78.7 70.6 45.4 40.4 38.1 88.8 69.0 45.6 70.4 18.8
Sullivan 22.0 38.9 19.1 71.4 13.3 44.7 17.4 73.3 75.0 ~ ~ 29.6 20.8 66.7* 60.0 27.8* 71.3 35.0*
Tioga 29.7 43.8 21.7 85.6 25.8 49.3 21.2 84.7 74.1 ~ ~ 36.4 22.3 87.1* 72.7 ~ 78.7 40.0*
Tompkins 24.5 31.8 28.9 81.1 16.2 26.8 29.0 78.3 74.2 ~ 43.8* 37.0 28.9 84.8 70.1 ~ 76.6 19.4
Ulster 27.7 35.0 24.4 78.9 20.1 36.1 21.1 75.6 74.9 71.0 45.6 33.9 27.6 82.9 65.9 31.3 73.6 28.1
Warren 43.7 35.8 27.3 86.7 39.0 36.1 22.9 84.9 76.9 ~ 50.0 35.6 31.9 89.1 74.1 ~ 76.6 24.0*
Washington 28.3 32.5 26.9 81.4 28.9 31.5 31.2 74.6 73.8 ~ 26.7* 33.8 22.2 92.1* 72.0 ~ 66.2 15.8*
Wayne 38.1 39.9 24.4 80.3 39.2 41.0 20.2 77.5 72.4 71.4* ~ 38.5 29.1 83.6 68.2 52.0 80.7 18.2
Westchester 35.4 39.8 32.5 84.4 29.9 39.1 28.8 83.4 76.2 68.0 48.4 40.6 35.6 85.9 70.4 51.3 68.4 22.6
Wyoming 18.4 34.7 20.2 85.0 4.2* 23.1 18.0 82.9 83.8 ~ ~ 47.8 22.6 89.5* 61.4 ~ 71.4 ~
Yates 23.3 49.0 26.3 92.5* 21.7* 57.1 19.3 92.9* 73.2 ~ ~ 42.9 32.8 ~ 75.8 ~ 67.9 ~

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 2020.
  • Based on tumors with known stage at diagnosis.
  • Early stage cancers are those which are confined to the organ of origin at diagnosis.