License Statistics

Licenses Issued, Past 5 Calendar Years

Profession Title 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Acupuncturist 261 259 190 211 264

Geographic Distribution of Registered Licensees*

As of January 1, 2018

County Number County Number County Number
Albany 25 Jefferson 5 Saratoga 16
Allegany 0 Kings 533 Schenectady 4
Bronx 52 Lewis 0 Schoharie 1
Broome 6 Livingston 1 Schuyler 1
Cattaraugus 0 Madison 1 Seneca 14
Cayuga 7 Monroe 67 Steuben 2
Chautauqua 3 Montgomery 2 St. Lawrence 4
Chemung 5 Nassau 375 Suffolk 313
Chenango 2 New York 756 Sullivan 12
Clinton 4 Niagara 5 Tioga 5
Columbia 11 Oneida 11 Tompkins 35
Cortland 2 Onondaga 26 Ulster 78
Delaware 5 Ontario 24 Warren 8
Dutchess 42 Orange 38 Washington 1
Erie 46 Orleans 0 Wayne 5
Essex 3 Oswego 2 Westchester 179
Franklin 0 Otsego 9 Wyoming 1
Fulton 1 Putnam 19 Yates 5
Genesee 1 Queens 743 NYS TOTAL 3,661
Greene 4 Rensselaer 7 OTHER US 757
Hamilton 0 Richmond 68 NON-US 20
Herkimer 0 Rockland 66 TOTAL 4,438

* 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 24, 2018