License Statistics

Licenses Issued, Past 5 Calendar Years

Profession Title 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Acupuncturist 259 190 211 264 338

Geographic Distribution of Registered Licensees*

As of July 1, 2019

County Number County Number County Number
Albany 29 Jefferson 7 Saratoga 17
Allegany 0 Kings 544 Schenectady 3
Bronx 59 Lewis 0 Schoharie 0
Broome 7 Livingston 1 Schuyler 2
Cattaraugus 0 Madison 1 Seneca 16
Cayuga 6 Monroe 71 Steuben 2
Chautauqua 5 Montgomery 1 St. Lawrence 4
Chemung 7 Nassau 406 Suffolk 340
Chenango 2 New York 800 Sullivan 16
Clinton 6 Niagara 6 Tioga 4
Columbia 14 Oneida 12 Tompkins 29
Cortland 3 Onondaga 32 Ulster 78
Delaware 5 Ontario 22 Warren 8
Dutchess 42 Orange 40 Washington 2
Erie 50 Orleans 0 Wayne 7
Essex 3 Oswego 2 Westchester 205
Franklin 0 Otsego 9 Wyoming 0
Fulton 1 Putnam 20 Yates 5
Genesee 1 Queens 811 NYS TOTAL 3,912
Greene 3 Rensselaer 6 OTHER US 814
Hamilton 0 Richmond 71 NON-US 22
Herkimer 1 Rockland 68 TOTAL 4,748

* 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 10, 2019