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 January 1, 2020

County Number County Number County Number
Albany 31 Jefferson 7 Saratoga 16
Allegany 0 Kings 550 Schenectady 3
Bronx 59 Lewis 0 Schoharie 0
Broome 7 Livingston 1 Schuyler 2
Cattaraugus 0 Madison 2 Seneca 17
Cayuga 6 Monroe 70 Steuben 2
Chautauqua 5 Montgomery 1 St. Lawrence 4
Chemung 7 Nassau 417 Suffolk 343
Chenango 3 New York 807 Sullivan 16
Clinton 6 Niagara 6 Tioga 5
Columbia 14 Oneida 12 Tompkins 32
Cortland 2 Onondaga 33 Ulster 81
Delaware 5 Ontario 21 Warren 8
Dutchess 45 Orange 39 Washington 2
Erie 52 Orleans 0 Wayne 7
Essex 3 Oswego 2 Westchester 206
Franklin 1 Otsego 9 Wyoming 0
Fulton 1 Putnam 19 Yates 4
Genesee 1 Queens 821 NYS TOTAL 3,964
Greene 3 Rensselaer 7 OTHER US 842
Hamilton 0 Richmond 72 NON-US 23
Herkimer 2 Rockland 67 TOTAL 4,829

* 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 13, 2020