Colorectal Cancer In New Jersey
1979-1997

Table 43
Distal Colon Cancer Stage At Diagnosis
Black Males, 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 81 1 1.2 10 12.3 3 3.7 2 2.5 65 80.2
1980 84 0 0.0 19 22.6 2 2.4 8 9.5 55 65.5
1981 89 3 3.4 26 29.2 12 13.5 6 6.7 42 47.2
1982 75 4 5.3 23 30.7 9 12.0 9 12.0 30 40.0
1983 89 3 3.4 30 33.7 15 16.9 15 16.9 26 29.2
1984 58 1 1.7 17 29.3 20 34.5 12 20.7 8 13.8
1985 59 4 6.8 16 27.1 20 33.9 10 16.9 9 15.3
1986 84 7 8.3 23 27.4 30 35.7 11 13.1 13 15.5
1987 89 7 7.9 22 24.7 30 33.7 15 16.9 15 16.9
1988 74 9 12.2 16 21.6 22 29.7 13 17.6 14 18.9
1989 93 9 9.7 19 20.4 37 39.8 19 20.4 9 9.7
1990 81 9 11.1 18 22.2 25 30.9 15 18.5 14 17.3
1991 74 3 4.1 26 35.1 27 36.5 10 13.5 8 10.8
1992 86 11 12.8 19 22.1 21 24.4 24 27.9 11 12.8
1993 75 7 9.3 15 20.0 23 30.7 14 18.7 16 21.3
1994 78 8 10.3 14 17.9 31 39.7 16 20.5 9 11.5
1995 104 12 11.5 29 27.9 32 30.8 18 17.3 13 12.5
1996 91 7 7.7 26 28.6 30 33.0 14 15.4 14 15.4
1997 87 15 17.2 29 33.3 23 26.4 12 13.8 8 9.2
TOTAL 1551 120 7.7 397 25.6 412 26.6 243 15.7 379 24.4


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