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Table 19. Tuberculosis Cases Among Foreign-born Persons1 by Country of Origin2: United States, 2010

African Region
Total Cases = 507

Algeria

4

Ethiopia

162

Niger

1

Angola

1

Gabon

1

Nigeria

43

Benin

0

Gambia

6

Rwanda

1

Botswana

2

Ghana

13

Sao Tome and Principe

0

Burkina Faso

1

Guinea

8

Senegal

13

Burundi

5

Guinea-Bissau

1

Seychelles

0

Cameroon

17

Kenya

62

Sierra Leone

12

Cape Verde

10

Lesotho

0

South Africa

10

Central African Republic

4

Liberia

36

Swaziland

0

Chad

2

Madagascar

0

Tanzania, UR

11

Comoros

0

Malawi

2

Togo

2

Congo, Republic of

19

Mali

5

Uganda

7

Côte d’Ivoire

6

Mauritania

1

Zambia

6

DR Congo

0

Mauritius

0

Zimbabwe

8

Equatorial Guinea

0

Mozambique

6

   

Eritrea

17

Namibia

2

   
Americas Region
Total Cases = 2,703

Anguilla

0

Cuba

33

Panama

6

Antigua and Barbuda

0

Dominica

1

Paraguay

0

Argentina

11

Dominican Republic

84

Peru

111

Bahamas

1

Ecuador

84

St. Kitts and Nevis

1

Barbados

1

El Salvador

116

St. Lucia

0

Belize

6

Grenada

1

St. Vincent & Grenadines

0

Bermuda

0

Guatemala

198

Suriname

0

Bolivia

11

Guyana

22

Trinidad and Tobago

8

Brazil

21

Haiti

195

Turks and Caicos Islands

0

British Virgin Islands

0

Honduras

142

Uruguay

1

Canada

9

Jamaica

30

Venezuela

7

Cayman Islands

0

Mexico

1541

   

Chile

0

Montserrat

0

   

Colombia

43

Netherland Antilles

0

   

Costa Rica

1

Nicaragua

18

   
Eastern Mediterranean Region
Total Cases = 298

Afghanistan

21

Lebanon

1

Sudan

19

Bahrain

0

Libyan Arab Jamahiriya

0

Syrian Arab Republic

1

Djibouti

0

Morocco

10

Tunisia

0

Egypt

7

Oman

0

United Arab Emirates

0

Iran, Islamic Republic of

18

Pakistan

74

West Bank and Gaza

0

Iraq

7

Qatar

1

Yemen

6

Jordan

1

Saudi Arabia

5

   

Kuwait

1

Somalia

126

   
European Region
Total Cases = 201

Albania

4

Germany

8

Norway

0

Andorra

0

Greece

6

Poland

23

Armenia

4

Hungary

1

Portugal

8

Austria

1

Iceland

0

Romania

21

Azerbaijan

1

Ireland

4

Russian Federation

19

Belarus

1

Israel

2

San Marino

0

Belgium

1

Italy

2

Serbia

1

Bosnia and Herzegovina

20

Kazakhstan

5

Slovakia

0

Bulgaria

0

Kyrgyzstan

2

Slovenia

0

Croatia

9

Latvia

0

Spain

2

Cyprus

0

Lithuania

2

Sweden

1

Czech Republic

1

Luxembourg

0

Switzerland

0

Czechoslovakia*

0

Macedonia, TFYR

1

Tajikistan

2

Denmark

2

Malta

1

Turkey

3

Estonia

0

Moldova, Republic of

0

Turkmenistan

1

Finland

1

Monaco

0

Ukraine

17

France

4

Montenegro

1

United Kingdom

7

Georgia

5

Netherlands

0

Uzbekistan

7

       

Yugoslavia*

0

Southeast Asia Region
Total Cases = 982

Bangladesh

58

Korea, DPR

29

Sri Lanka

4

Bhutan

36

Maldives

0

Thailand

47

India

578

Myanmar

109

Timor-Leste

1

Indonesia

57

Nepal

63

   
Western Pacific Region
Total Cases = 1,923

Australia

0

Kiribati

0

Philippines

740

Brunei Darussalam

0

Korea, Rep.

104

Samoa

0

Cambodia

67

Lao, PDR

67

Singapore

1

China

364

Malaysia

11

Solomon Islands

0

China, Hong Kong SAR

12

Mongolia

7

Tokelau

0

China, Macao SAR

0

Nauru

0

Tonga

2

Cook Islands

0

New Caledonia

0

Tuvalu

0

Fiji

6

New Zealand

0

Vanuatu

0

French Polynesia

0

Niue

0

Vietnam

532

Japan

10

Papua New Guinea

0

Wallis and Futuna

0

Other3
Total Cases = 46
Unknown
Total Cases = 59

1Includes persons born outside the United States, American Samoa, the Federated States of Micronesia, Guam, the Republic of the Marshall Islands, Midway Island, the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, Puerto Rico, the Republic of Palau, the U.S. Virgin Islands, and U.S. minor and outlying Pacific islands

2Country as reported by patient.

3Includes country codes currently reported via the National Tuberculosis Surveillance System that are not represented by WHO member states.

Note: Regional composition of countries based on WHO Report Global Tuberculosis Control 2010, World Health Organization (WHO/HTM/TB/2010.7).

 
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