License Statistics

Licenses Issued, Past 5 Calendar Years

Profession Title 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Acupuncturist 260 261 259 190 211

Geographic Distribution of Registered Licensees*

As of January 1, 2017

County Number County Number County Number
Albany 26 Jefferson 5 Saratoga 16
Allegany 2 Kings 538 Schenectady 3
Bronx 49 Lewis 0 Schoharie 1
Broome 7 Livingston 1 Schuyler 1
Cattaraugus 0 Madison 1 Seneca 15
Cayuga 6 Monroe 63 Steuben 3
Chautauqua 3 Montgomery 2 St. Lawrence 4
Chemung 4 Nassau 367 Suffolk 288
Chenango 3 New York 728 Sullivan 10
Clinton 4 Niagara 5 Tioga 5
Columbia 11 Oneida 10 Tompkins 37
Cortland 1 Onondaga 28 Ulster 75
Delaware 5 Ontario 18 Warren 10
Dutchess 38 Orange 36 Washington 1
Erie 42 Orleans 0 Wayne 4
Essex 3 Oswego 4 Westchester 168
Franklin 1 Otsego 9 Wyoming 1
Fulton 1 Putnam 19 Yates 6
Genesee 1 Queens 718 NYS TOTAL 3,545
Greene 5 Rensselaer 6 OTHER US 727
Hamilton 0 Richmond 67 NON-US 20
Herkimer 0 Rockland 60 TOTAL 4,292

* Location reflects the licensee's primary mailing address on record with the Office of the Professions; the address is not necessarily the licensee's practice address. Although licensees must be registered to use the professional title or to practice within New York State, being registered does not mean the licensee is actively doing so.

Last Updated: January 18, 2017