License Statistics

Licenses Issued, Past 5 Calendar Years

Profession Title 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020
Acupuncturist 211 264 338 231 189

Geographic Distribution of Registered Licensees*

As of July 1, 2021

County Number County Number County Number
Albany 34 Jefferson 6 Saratoga 22
Allegany 0 Kings 533 Schenectady 2
Bronx 57 Lewis 0 Schoharie 0
Broome 8 Livingston 2 Schuyler 2
Cattaraugus 1 Madison 2 Seneca 18
Cayuga 7 Monroe 68 Steuben 2
Chautauqua 6 Montgomery 1 St. Lawrence 4
Chemung 5 Nassau 436 Suffolk 361
Chenango 3 New York 788 Sullivan 19
Clinton 7 Niagara 5 Tioga 5
Columbia 17 Oneida 13 Tompkins 32
Cortland 3 Onondaga 34 Ulster 89
Delaware 7 Ontario 23 Warren 8
Dutchess 52 Orange 38 Washington 2
Erie 53 Orleans 0 Wayne 6
Essex 3 Oswego 5 Westchester 204
Franklin 1 Otsego 9 Wyoming 0
Fulton 1 Putnam 17 Yates 4
Genesee 1 Queens 846 NYS TOTAL 4,030
Greene 3 Rensselaer 8 OTHER US 914
Hamilton 0 Richmond 77 NON-US 22
Herkimer 3 Rockland 69 TOTAL 4,966

* 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: August 4, 2021