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 January 1, 2019

County Number County Number County Number
Albany 27 Jefferson 6 Saratoga 17
Allegany 0 Kings 542 Schenectady 4
Bronx 59 Lewis 0 Schoharie 1
Broome 7 Livingston 1 Schuyler 2
Cattaraugus 0 Madison 1 Seneca 17
Cayuga 6 Monroe 72 Steuben 2
Chautauqua 5 Montgomery 1 St. Lawrence 4
Chemung 6 Nassau 393 Suffolk 340
Chenango 2 New York 784 Sullivan 14
Clinton 5 Niagara 5 Tioga 5
Columbia 14 Oneida 12 Tompkins 30
Cortland 2 Onondaga 27 Ulster 79
Delaware 5 Ontario 22 Warren 8
Dutchess 41 Orange 42 Washington 2
Erie 49 Orleans 0 Wayne 5
Essex 3 Oswego 2 Westchester 202
Franklin 0 Otsego 9 Wyoming 0
Fulton 1 Putnam 20 Yates 5
Genesee 1 Queens 785 NYS TOTAL 3,842
Greene 4 Rensselaer 6 OTHER US 792
Hamilton 0 Richmond 69 NON-US 20
Herkimer 1 Rockland 68 TOTAL 4,654

* 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 11, 2019