Colorectal Cancer In New Jersey
1979-1997

Table 38
Proximal Colon Cancer Stage At Diagnosis
White 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 693 12 1.7 223 32.2 29 4.2 20 2.9 409 59.0
1980 653 6 0.9 215 32.9 64 9.8 21 3.2 347 53.1
1981 744 7 0.9 248 33.3 163 21.9 46 6.2 280 37.6
1982 751 20 2.7 249 33.2 173 23.0 54 7.2 255 34.0
1983 841 9 1.1 272 32.3 269 32.0 87 10.3 204 24.3
1984 855 25 2.9 243 28.4 363 42.5 132 15.4 92 10.8
1985 967 26 2.7 247 25.5 450 46.5 172 17.8 72 7.4
1986 966 26 2.7 279 28.9 461 47.7 155 16.0 45 4.7
1987 1026 29 2.8 296 28.8 480 46.8 156 15.2 65 6.3
1988 971 36 3.7 298 30.7 421 43.4 159 16.4 57 5.9
1989 1042 43 4.1 255 24.5 485 46.5 194 18.6 65 6.2
1990 1028 38 3.7 270 26.3 487 47.4 175 17.0 58 5.6
1991 968 47 4.9 263 27.2 450 46.5 149 15.4 59 6.1
1992 983 45 4.6 275 28.0 455 46.3 142 14.4 66 6.7
1993 1024 41 4.0 307 30.0 446 43.6 159 15.5 71 6.9
1994 1016 48 4.7 251 24.7 476 46.9 162 15.9 79 7.8
1995 1074 54 5.0 311 29.0 462 43.0 186 17.3 61 5.7
1996 1087 51 4.7 304 28.0 516 47.5 164 15.1 52 4.8
1997 1127 70 6.2 329 29.2 497 44.1 160 14.2 71 6.3
TOTAL 17816 633 3.6 5135 28.8 7147 40.1 2493 14.0 2408 13.5


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