Colorectal Cancer In New Jersey
1979-1997

Table 40
Proximal Colon Cancer Stage At Diagnosis
Black Females, New Jersey - 1979-1997*

YEAR STAGE AT DIAGNOSIS
TOTAL in situ LOCALIZED REGIONAL DISTANT UNKNOWN
Number Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent
1979 50 1 2.0 15 30.0 5 10.0 1 2.0 28 56.0
1980 53 2 3.8 14 26.4 4 7.5 5 9.4 28 52.8
1981 60 1 1.7 17 28.3 13 21.7 4 6.7 25 41.7
1982 57 2 3.5 13 22.8 15 26.3 8 14.0 19 33.3
1983 73 2 2.7 24 32.9 16 21.9 11 15.1 20 27.4
1984 86 4 4.7 26 30.2 28 32.6 19 22.1 9 10.5
1985 81 4 4.9 21 25.9 32 39.5 19 23.5 5 6.2
1986 96 6 6.3 27 28.1 45 46.9 14 14.6 4 4.2
1987 102 7 6.9 25 24.5 37 36.3 26 25.5 7 6.9
1988 89 5 5.6 27 30.3 28 31.5 26 29.2 3 3.4
1989 94 4 4.3 30 31.9 28 29.8 27 28.7 5 5.3
1990 103 8 7.8 26 25.2 44 42.7 19 18.4 6 5.8
1991 112 3 2.7 29 25.9 48 42.9 26 23.2 6 5.4
1992 108 7 6.5 24 22.2 55 50.9 18 16.7 4 3.7
1993 99 6 6.1 18 18.2 45 45.5 23 23.2 7 7.1
1994 122 7 5.7 26 21.3 52 42.6 25 20.5 12 9.8
1995 125 8 6.4 34 27.2 48 38.4 29 23.2 6 4.8
1996 117 14 12.0 13 11.1 55 47.0 28 23.9 7 6.0
1997 127 10 7.9 33 26.0 58 45.7 21 16.5 5 3.9
TOTAL 1754 101 5.8 442 25.2 656 37.4 349 19.9 206 11.7


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