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Table 7. Tuberculosis Cases and Percentages Among Adult1 Foreign-born Persons2 by Country of Origin and Years in the United States Before TB Diagnosis, Top 30 Countries: United States, 2010 and 2000

Country of Origin3 2010 Country of Origin3 2000
No. of Years in U.S.4 No. of Years in U.S.4
Total Cases < 1 Year 1 - 4 Years > 5 years Unknown Total Cases < 1 Year 1 - 4 Years > 5 years Unknown
No. No. (%) No. (%) No. (%) No. (%) No. No. (%) No. (%) No. (%) No. (%)

Mexico

1522

150

(10)

222

(15)

933

(61)

217

(14)

Mexico

1722

346

(20)

339

(20)

838

(49)

199

(12)

Philippines

730

103

(14)

112

(15)

437

(60)

78

(11)

Philippines

848

179

(21)

99

(12)

458

(54)

112

(13)

India

571

95

(17)

149

(26)

266

(47)

61

(11)

Vietnam

662

74

(11)

99

(15)

382

(58)

107

(16)

Vietnam

527

57

(11)

63

(12)

316

(60)

91

(17)

India

565

137

(24)

176

(31)

178

(32)

74

(13)

China

358

52

(15)

55

(15)

233

(65)

18

(5)

China

401

57

(14)

62

(15)

214

(53)

68

(17)

Guatemala

197

32

(16)

64

(32)

89

(45)

12

(6)

Haiti

294

51

(17)

43

(15)

138

(47)

62

(21)

Haiti

177

52

(29)

24

(14)

82

(46)

19

(11)

Korea, Republic of

211

26

(12)

31

(15)

105

(50)

49

(23)

Ethiopia

144

34

(24)

52

(36)

52

(36)

6

(4)

Somalia

142

61

(43)

56

(39)

15

(11)

10

(7)

Honduras

142

30

(21)

37

(26)

60

(42)

15

(11)

Ecuador

137

37

(27)

45

(33)

41

(30)

14

(10)

Somalia

119

28

(24)

28

(24)

56

(47)

7

(6)

Ethiopia

133

47

(35)

46

(35)

25

(19)

15

(11)

El Salvador

116

13

(11)

30

(26)

63

(54)

10

(9)

Honduras

128

22

(17)

43

(34)

50

(39)

13

(10)

Peru

109

14

(13)

24

(22)

63

(58)

8

(7)

Peru

128

32

(25)

42

(33)

43

(34)

11

(9)

Korea, Republic of

103

3

(3)

4

(4)

77

(75)

19

(18)

Guatemala

123

27

(22)

34

(28)

47

(38)

15

(12)

Burma

102

52

(51)

23

(23)

19

(19)

8

(8)

El Salvador

114

19

(17)

21

(18)

61

(54)

13

(11)

Ecuador

83

5

(6)

28

(34)

45

(54)

5

(6)

Cambodia

99

4

(4)

9

(9)

62

(63)

24

(24)

Dominican Republic

82

13

(16)

16

(20)

49

(60)

4

(5)

Dominican Republic

91

10

(11)

21

(23)

42

(46)

18

(20)

Pakistan

72

9

(13)

10

(14)

40

(56)

13

(18)

Pakistan

86

16

(19)

27

(31)

30

(35)

13

(15)

Cambodia

67

4

(6)

6

(9)

51

(76)

6

(9)

Laos

82

0

(0)

6

(7)

62

(76)

14

(17)

Laos

66

3

(5)

3

(5)

55

(83)

5

(8)

Cuba

69

4

(6)

2

(3)

49

(71)

14

(20)

Kenya

60

9

(15)

24

(40)

19

(32)

8

(13)

Columbia

58

10

(17)

9

(16)

32

(55)

7

(12)

Nepal

59

20

(34)

25

(42)

13

(22)

1

(2)

Kenya

47

16

(34)

22

(47)

6

(13)

3

(6)

Bangladesh

57

15

(26)

18

(32)

21

(37)

3

(5)

Russia

47

14

(30)

14

(30)

13

(28)

6

(13)

Indonesia

57

8

(14)

18

(32)

26

(46)

5

(9)

Indonesia

46

19

(41)

14

(30)

7

(15)

6

(13)

Colombia

43

2

(5)

2

(5)

34

(79)

5

(12)

Taiwan

41

1

(2)

9

(22)

27

(66)

4

(10)

Thailand

43

12

(28)

9

(21)

17

(40)

5

(12)

Hong Kong

36

5

(14)

2

(6)

21

(58)

8

(22)

Nigeria

41

13

(32)

19

(46)

6

(15)

3

(7)

Nigeria

36

8

(22)

15

(42)

10

(28)

3

(8)

Bhutan

35

30

(86)

3

(9)

0

(0)

2

(6)

Thailand

36

8

(22)

6

(17)

18

(50)

4

(11)

Cuba

33

2

(6)

5

(15)

18

(55)

8

(24)

Liberia

34

12

(35)

8

(24)

6

(18)

8

(24)

Liberia

32

7

(22)

9

(28)

12

(38)

4

(13)

Poland

33

1

(3)

2

(6)

25

(76)

5

(15)

Jamaica

30

2

(7)

3

(10)

23

(77)

2

(7)

Bosnia/Hercegovina

32

14

(44)

14

(44)

1

(3)

3

(9)

All Others5

791

124

(16)

123

(16)

458

(58)

87

(11)

All Others5

883

204

(23)

199

(23)

321

(36)

159

(18)

Total

6568

993

(15)

1208

(18)

3633

(55)

735

(11)

Total

7364

1461

(20)

1515

(21)

3327

(45)

1061

(14)

1Includes persons ≥15 years of age.

2Includes 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.

3Ranked by total case count.

4Among foreign-born persons, the number of years since arrival in the United States before diagnosis with tuberculosis.

5Includes Not Specified for Country of Origin.

Note: Data for all years updated through July 21, 2011.

See Surveillance Slide #18

 
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