Registry Data: Data Requests/Analysis | Publications | Submit/Upload Data Files
General analysis of our data is available to the public. Most analysis of registry data (e.g. cancer cases by primary site, age adjusted rates, cancers counts by county, and crude rates) can be done with the online query system. This site also provides cancer mortality data.
Example Map from Cancer-Rates.info
There is also additional data on Arkansas and other states at:
Any data requests that cannot be done through the online query system or found on any of the other listed sources can be handled by our epidemiology department.
The Arkansas Central Cancer Registry has jurisdiction on all data requests and will be reviewed and completed according to our policies. As a result some data requests may not be fulfilled. When making a data request please submit the following information along with the request:
- Contact Name
- Phone Number
- Fax Number (If Applicable)
- Mailing Address
- What the information will be used for
- Date by which you would like to receive this information
If any of the information specified above is not provided, your request may not be fulfilled. Please make your request as specific as possible, broad requests may be set aside. We will try to present the information to you by the fulfillment date submitted; however, other factors may determine or hinder the completion of your request. We cannot guarantee that you will receive the information requested.
The Arkansas Central Cancer Registry releases annual reports on cancer data, epidemiological studies, county fact sheets, and collaborative reports.
Submit/Upload Data Files
All hospitals or other medical facilities providing screening, diagnostic or therapeutic services are required to report. Physicians, including surgeons and all other health care practitioners or their designees report cases to the ACCR. See our Laws and Regulations page for more details.
The Arkansas Central Cancer Registry can accept any NAACCR version 11.x standard data file. All data files can be submitted via our Web Plus secure file uploader. You must have a login to send us your files over the internet. To learn more about Web Plus please visit our Web Plus information page.
The Web Plus secure file uploader will also run state specific EDIT sets (CDC EDITs) on all in-state data files. The files must meet the error threshold or they will be rejected.
Please visit our Registrars/Reporters page for more information on data submissions, announcements, manuals, and other documentation.