License Statistics

Licenses Issued, Past 5 Calendar Years

Profession Title 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
Acupuncturist 190 211 264 338 231

Geographic Distribution of Registered Licensees*

As of July 1, 2020

County Number County Number County Number
Albany 30 Jefferson 6 Saratoga 18
Allegany 0 Kings 540 Schenectady 2
Bronx 63 Lewis 0 Schoharie 0
Broome 7 Livingston 1 Schuyler 2
Cattaraugus 0 Madison 2 Seneca 17
Cayuga 7 Monroe 70 Steuben 2
Chautauqua 6 Montgomery 1 St. Lawrence 4
Chemung 6 Nassau 416 Suffolk 350
Chenango 3 New York 800 Sullivan 17
Clinton 6 Niagara 6 Tioga 6
Columbia 14 Oneida 12 Tompkins 32
Cortland 2 Onondaga 34 Ulster 86
Delaware 6 Ontario 21 Warren 8
Dutchess 47 Orange 36 Washington 2
Erie 52 Orleans 0 Wayne 7
Essex 3 Oswego 4 Westchester 206
Franklin 1 Otsego 10 Wyoming 0
Fulton 1 Putnam 19 Yates 4
Genesee 1 Queens 838 NYS TOTAL 3,986
Greene 3 Rensselaer 7 OTHER US 863
Hamilton 0 Richmond 71 NON-US 22
Herkimer 2 Rockland 68 TOTAL 4,871

* 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: July 14, 2020