License Statistics

Licenses Issued, Past 5 Calendar Years

Profession Title 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
Acupuncturist 264 338 231 189 171

Geographic Distribution of Registered Licensees*

As of January 1, 2022

County Number County Number County Number
Albany 34 Jefferson 6 Saratoga 23
Allegany 0 Kings 531 Schenectady 2
Bronx 55 Lewis 0 Schoharie 0
Broome 8 Livingston 2 Schuyler 2
Cattaraugus 1 Madison 2 Seneca 16
Cayuga 7 Monroe 69 Steuben 2
Chautauqua 6 Montgomery 1 St. Lawrence 4
Chemung 5 Nassau 444 Suffolk 368
Chenango 3 New York 764 Sullivan 19
Clinton 7 Niagara 6 Tioga 7
Columbia 18 Oneida 14 Tompkins 33
Cortland 3 Onondaga 34 Ulster 93
Delaware 7 Ontario 23 Warren 8
Dutchess 53 Orange 35 Washington 2
Erie 48 Orleans 0 Wayne 5
Essex 5 Oswego 4 Westchester 209
Franklin 1 Otsego 9 Wyoming 0
Fulton 1 Putnam 19 Yates 5
Genesee 1 Queens 840 NYS TOTAL 4,026
Greene 5 Rensselaer 7 OTHER US 915
Hamilton 0 Richmond 77 NON-US 18
Herkimer 2 Rockland 71 TOTAL 4,959

* 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: March 10, 2022