Colorectal Cancer In New Jersey
1979-1997

Table 41
Distal Colon Cancer Stage At Diagnosis
White 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 1114 36 3.2 301 27.0 35 3.1 31 2.8 711 63.8
1980 1191 33 2.8 363 30.5 74 6.2 51 4.3 670 56.3
1981 1146 37 3.2 326 28.4 160 14.0 72 6.3 551 48.1
1982 1152 52 4.5 382 33.2 157 13.6 105 9.1 456 39.6
1983 1160 65 5.6 365 31.5 242 20.9 147 12.7 341 29.4
1984 1078 74 6.9 291 27.0 314 29.1 168 15.6 231 21.4
1985 1132 120 10.6 356 31.4 301 26.6 175 15.5 180 15.9
1986 1098 104 9.5 361 32.9 293 26.7 167 15.2 173 15.8
1987 1096 90 8.2 374 34.1 322 29.4 153 14.0 157 14.3
1988 1078 89 8.3 362 33.6 281 26.1 194 18.0 152 14.1
1989 1038 102 9.8 316 30.4 299 28.8 155 14.9 166 16.0
1990 1056 103 9.8 321 30.4 326 30.9 147 13.9 159 15.1
1991 1088 127 11.7 325 29.9 309 28.4 179 16.5 148 13.6
1992 1028 113 11.0 308 30.0 290 28.2 173 16.8 144 14.0
1993 959 96 10.0 280 29.2 295 30.8 148 15.4 140 14.6
1994 918 101 11.0 240 26.1 264 28.8 147 16.0 166 18.1
1995 938 104 11.1 248 26.4 281 30.0 161 17.2 144 15.4
1996 901 115 12.8 263 29.2 260 28.9 142 15.8 121 13.4
1997 844 101 12.0 274 32.5 251 29.7 136 16.1 82 9.7
TOTAL 20015 1662 8.3 6056 30.3 4754 23.8 2651 13.2 4892 24.4


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