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Table 38. Tuberculosis Cases and Percentages by Primary Occupation, Age ≥ 15: Reporting Areas, 2010

Reporting Area Total
Cases
Cases with
Information on
Occupation
Percentage of Cases by Occupation1
No. (%) Unemployed Health Care
Worker
Correctional
Employee
Migrant
Worker
Retired Not Seeking
Employment
Other

United States

10,541

9,666

(91.7)

(32.8)

(4.1)

(0.2)

(1.6)

(13.7)

(12.1)

(35.5)

Alabama

138

138

(100.0)

(13.0)

(2.2)

(0.0)

(1.4)

(21.0)

(29.0)

(33.3)

Alaska

54

52

(96.3)

(57.7)

(0.0)

(0.0)

(1.9)

(13.5)

(7.7)

(19.2)

Arizona

265

226

(85.3)

(41.2)

(1.8)

(0.4)

(3.5)

(8.4)

(12.4)

(32.3)

Arkansas

73

64

(87.7)

(25.0)

(9.4)

(0.0)

(0.0)

(18.8)

(10.9)

(35.9)

California

2,222

2,135

(96.1)

(29.6)

(4.2)

(0.0)

(2.4)

(17.2)

(11.9)

(34.7)

Colorado

66

66

(100.0)

(9.1)

(3.0)

(0.0)

(0.0)

(19.7)

(30.3)

(37.9)

Connecticut

79

77

(97.5)

(23.4)

(6.5)

(0.0)

(1.3)

(19.5)

(9.1)

(40.3)

Delaware

19

19

(100.0)

(21.1)

(10.5)

(0.0)

(5.3)

(10.5)

(15.8)

(36.8)

District of Columbia

42

42

(100.0)

(76.2)

(4.8)

(0.0)

(0.0)

(2.4)

(0.0)

(16.7)

Florida

778

768

(98.7)

(63.9)

(2.6)

(0.3)

(3.1)

(3.1)

(0.9)

(26.0)

Georgia

384

363

(94.5)

(44.1)

(1.4)

(0.3)

(0.0)

(12.9)

(9.4)

(32.0)

Hawaii

108

97

(89.8)

(17.5)

(6.2)

(0.0)

(1.0)

(29.9)

(10.3)

(35.1)

Idaho

13

13

(100.0)

(7.7)

(0.0)

(0.0)

(0.0)

(30.8)

(15.4)

(46.2)

Illinois

366

333

(91.0)

(36.0)

(4.2)

(0.0)

(0.6)

(10.2)

(11.7)

(37.2)

Indiana

81

81

(100.0)

(42.0)

(1.2)

(1.2)

(0.0)

(14.8)

(7.4)

(33.3)

Iowa

45

43

(95.6)

(16.3)

(2.3)

(0.0)

(0.0)

(11.6)

(20.9)

(48.8)

Kansas

41

41

(100.0)

(26.8)

(4.9)

(0.0)

(2.4)

(17.1)

(14.6)

(34.1)

Kentucky

90

89

(98.9)

(31.5)

(3.4)

(0.0)

(2.2)

(15.7)

(11.2)

(36.0)

Louisiana

193

190

(98.4)

(34.7)

(4.7)

(0.5)

(2.6)

(13.7)

(7.9)

(35.8)

Maine

7

7

(100.0)

(0.0)

(14.3)

(0.0)

(0.0)

(14.3)

(28.6)

(42.9)

Maryland

210

201

(95.7)

(21.9)

(9.0)

(0.0)

(1.0)

(11.4)

(15.9)

(40.8)

Massachusetts

216

214

(99.1)

(25.2)

(6.5)

(0.0)

(0.0)

(16.4)

(16.8)

(35.0)

Michigan

173

153

(88.4)

(64.1)

(4.6)

(0.0)

(2.0)

(0.0)

(0.0)

(29.4)

Minnesota

128

128

(100.0)

(20.3)

(5.5)

(0.0)

(0.0)

(4.7)

(25.8)

(43.8)

Mississippi

111

111

(100.0)

(63.1)

(2.7)

(0.0)

(1.8)

(0.0)

(0.0)

(32.4)

Missouri

100

99

(99.0)

(34.3)

(9.1)

(0.0)

(0.0)

(15.2)

(15.2)

(26.3)

Montana

5

5

(100.0)

(0.0)

(20.0)

(0.0)

(0.0)

(0.0)

(40.0)

(40.0)

Nebraska

26

26

(100.0)

(30.8)

(0.0)

(0.0)

(3.8)

(7.7)

(26.9)

(30.8)

Nevada

96

96

(100.0)

(16.7)

(3.1)

(0.0)

(0.0)

(10.4)

(25.0)

(44.8)

New Hampshire

8

8

(100.0)

(0.0)

(12.5)

(0.0)

(0.0)

(12.5)

(12.5)

(62.5)

New Jersey

378

377

(99.7)

(19.1)

(5.6)

(0.3)

(2.1)

(17.0)

(17.0)

(39.0)

New Mexico

51

51

(100.0)

(41.2)

(2.0)

(2.0)

(0.0)

(25.5)

(3.9)

(25.5)

New York State2

232

221

(95.3)

(25.3)

(4.1)

(0.5)

(2.3)

(15.4)

(8.1)

(44.3)

New York City

684

175

(25.6)

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North Carolina

272

272

(100.0)

(29.0)

(2.2)

(0.0)

(0.4)

(20.6)

(7.0)

(40.8)

North Dakota

12

12

(100.0)

(25.0)

(16.7)

(0.0)

(0.0)

(8.3)

(25.0)

(25.0)

Ohio

182

178

(97.8)

(28.7)

(4.5)

(0.6)

(1.1)

(21.9)

(12.4)

(30.9)

Oklahoma

76

54

(71.1)

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--

--

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--

--

--

Oregon

83

83

(100.0)

(21.7)

(2.4)

(0.0)

(0.0)

(21.7)

(14.5)

(39.8)

Pennsylvania

227

223

(98.2)

(29.1)

(3.6)

(0.0)

(0.9)

(22.9)

(13.9)

(29.6)

Rhode Island

22

22

(100.0)

(22.7)

(0.0)

(0.0)

(0.0)

(18.2)

(13.6)

(45.5)

South Carolina

140

139

(99.3)

(28.8)

(0.0)

(0.0)

(0.7)

(22.3)

(8.6)

(39.6)

South Dakota

11

11

(100.0)

(72.7)

(0.0)

(0.0)

(0.0)

(9.1)

(0.0)

(18.2)

Tennessee

178

178

(100.0)

(32.0)

(2.8)

(0.6)

(2.8)

(15.2)

(12.9)

(33.7)

Texas

1,284

1,247

(97.1)

(38.6)

(3.1)

(0.2)

(0.4)

(9.9)

(13.1)

(34.7)

Utah

20

20

(100.0)

(20.0)

(5.0)

(0.0)

(5.0)

(15.0)

(15.0)

(40.0)

Vermont

5

5

(100.0)

(0.0)

(0.0)

(0.0)

(0.0)

(0.0)

(80.0)

(20.0)

Virginia

257

257

(100.0)

(0.4)

(4.3)

(0.0)

(0.0)

(17.9)

(26.8)

(50.6)

Washington

219

187

(85.4)

(11.8)

(5.9)

(1.1)

(5.9)

(13.9)

(26.7)

(34.8)

West Virginia

15

15

(100.0)

(6.7)

(6.7)

(6.7)

(0.0)

(33.3)

(33.3)

(13.3)

Wisconsin

50

48

(96.0)

(27.1)

(4.2)

(0.0)

(2.1)

(18.8)

(8.3)

(39.6)

Wyoming

6

6

(100.0)

(0.0)

(16.7)

(0.0)

(16.7)

(0.0)

(16.7)

(50.0)

American Samoa3

3

3

(100.0)

(66.7)

(0.0)

(0.0)

(0.0)

(33.3)

(0.0)

(0.0)

Fed. States of Micronesia3

121

118

(97.5)

(50.0)

(1.7)

(0.0)

(0.0)

(1.7)

(36.4)

(10.2)

Guam3

81

81

(100.0)

(39.5)

(0.0)

(0.0)

(0.0)

(11.1)

(2.5)

(46.9)

Marshall Islands3

147

143

(97.3)

(42.0)

(0.7)

(0.0)

(0.0)

(4.2)

(28.7)

(24.5)

N. Mariana Islands3

32

32

(100.0)

(34.4)

(3.1)

(0.0)

(0.0)

(3.1)

(9.4)

(50.0)

Puerto Rico3

78

77

(98.7)

(45.5)

(2.6)

(0.0)

(0.0)

(15.6)

(11.7)

(24.7)

Republic of Palau3

16

16

(100.0)

(31.3)

(6.3)

(0.0)

(37.5)

(6.3)

(6.3)

(12.5)

U.S. Virgin Islands3

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1Occupation within past 12 months of TB diagnosis. Overall U.S. percentage based on 52 reporting areas (50 states, New York City, and the District of Columbia). Percentages shown only for reporting areas with information reported for ≥75% of cases.

2Excludes New York City.

3Not included in U.S. totals.

Note: Ellipses indicate data not available.

 
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