Colorectal Cancer In New Jersey
1979-1997

Table 24
Colorectal Cancer Stage At Diagnosis
By Year, New Jersey - 1979-1997*



YEAR Total STAGE AT DIAGNOSIS
in situ LOCALIZED REGIONAL DISTANT UNKNOWN
Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent
1979 5316 126 2.4 1648 31.0 194 3.6 142 2.7 3206 60.3
1980 5429 132 2.4 1760 32.4 383 7.1 229 4.2 2925 53.9
1981 5569 167 3.0 1725 31.0 905 16.3 362 6.5 2410 43.3
1982 5478 214 3.9 1786 32.6 1008 18.4 476 8.7 1994 36.4
1983 5697 208 3.7 1880 33.0 1411 24.8 696 12.2 1502 26.4
1984 5733 287 5.0 1689 29.5 1889 32.9 947 16.5 921 16.1
1985 6152 393 6.4 1822 29.6 2143 34.8 1073 17.4 721 11.7
1986 6043 381 6.3 1891 31.3 2111 34.9 980 16.2 680 11.3
1987 6083 363 6.0 1866 30.7 2191 36.0 1022 16.8 641 10.5
1988 6135 383 6.2 1941 31.6 2082 33.9 1062 17.3 667 10.9
1989 6089 458 7.5 1806 29.7 2150 35.3 994 16.3 681 11.2
1990 6114 456 7.5 1825 29.8 2192 35.9 971 15.9 670 11.0
1991 6033 442 7.3 1753 29.1 2187 36.3 965 16.0 686 11.4
1992 5894 447 7.6 1729 29.3 2123 36.0 914 15.5 681 11.6
1993 5731 424 7.4 1705 29.8 2009 35.1 907 15.8 686 12.0
1994 5657 474 8.4 1512 26.7 2016 35.6 895 15.8 760 13.4
1995 5693 476 8.4 1670 29.3 1985 34.9 951 16.7 611 10.7
1996 5743 466 8.1 1747 30.4 2076 36.1 870 15.1 584 10.2
1997 5789 517 8.9 1762 30.4 2157 37.3 864 14.9 489 8.4
TOTAL 110378 6814 6.2 33517 30.4 33212 30.1 15320 13.9 21515 19.5

 

*Includes invasive and in situ colorectal cancer cases. Source: New Jersey State Cancer Registry.
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