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Table 34. Tuberculosis Cases and Percentages by Primary Occupation, Age ≥15: Reporting Areas, 2011

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

9,946

9,587

96.4

(30.4)

(3.7)

(0.1)

(1.6)

(16.1)

(13.9)

(34.2)

Alabama

150

150

100

(23.3)

(1.3)

(0.7)

(3.3)

(13.3)

(26.7)

(31.3)

Alaska

61

55

90.2

(58.2)

(1.8)

(0.0)

(0.0)

(9.1)

(5.5)

(25.5)

Arizona

242

205

84.7

(35.6)

(4.9)

(0.0)

(9.3)

(14.1)

(13.2)

(22.9)

Arkansas

81

81

100

(21.0)

(4.9)

(1.2)

(0.0)

(21.0)

(13.6)

(38.3)

California

2,193

2,158

98.4

(26.7)

(3.7)

(0.1)

(2.5)

(20.5)

(13.9)

(32.5)

Colorado

62

62

100

(14.5)

(8.1)

(0.0)

(0.0)

(9.7)

(29.0)

(38.7)

Connecticut

80

72

90

(25.0)

(6.9)

(0.0)

(1.4)

(9.7)

(15.3)

(41.7)

Delaware

21

21

100

(9.5)

(14.3)

(0.0)

(0.0)

(14.3)

(0.0)

(61.9)

District of Columbia

55

55

100

(81.8)

(0.0)

(0.0)

(0.0)

(5.5)

(0.0)

(12.7)

Florida

711

696

97.9

(64.7)

(2.6)

(0.0)

(1.7)

(3.4)

(0.7)

(26.9)

Georgia

321

312

97.2

(35.6)

(3.2)

(0.6)

(0.0)

(11.5)

(8.7)

(40.4)

Hawaii

122

111

91

(18.9)

(1.8)

(0.0)

(0.9)

(23.4)

(18.0)

(36.9)

Idaho

11

11

100

(18.2)

(0.0)

(0.0)

(0.0)

(27.3)

(9.1)

(45.5)

Illinois

342

336

98.2

(18.8)

(2.7)

(0.3)

(0.9)

(22.6)

(15.8)

(39.0)

Indiana

93

92

98.9

(20.7)

(4.3)

(0.0)

(1.1)

(22.8)

(21.7)

(29.3)

Iowa

39

38

97.4

(13.2)

(2.6)

(0.0)

(2.6)

(21.1)

(26.3)

(34.2)

Kansas

35

35

100

(28.6)

(2.9)

(0.0)

(0.0)

(20.0)

(22.9)

(25.7)

Kentucky

70

70

100

(14.3)

(1.4)

(0.0)

(5.7)

(18.6)

(22.9)

(37.1)

Louisiana

159

157

98.7

(34.4)

(3.2)

(0.6)

(2.5)

(17.2)

(7.6)

(34.4)

Maine

9

9

100

(11.1)

(0.0)

(0.0)

(0.0)

(55.6)

(11.1)

(22.2)

Maryland

218

216

99.1

(18.5)

(6.9)

(0.5)

(1.4)

(13.9)

(10.6)

(48.1)

Massachusetts

188

188

100

(29.3)

(4.3)

(0.0)

(1.1)

(21.8)

(12.8)

(30.9)

Michigan

163

152

93.3

(65.1)

(4.6)

(0.0)

(1.3)

(0.0)

(0.0)

(28.9)

Minnesota

127

127

100

(16.5)

(7.9)

(0.0)

(0.0)

(16.5)

(31.5)

(27.6)

Mississippi

89

89

100

(46.1)

(3.4)

(0.0)

(0.0)

(16.9)

(7.9)

(25.8)

Missouri

91

0

0

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--

--

--

--

--

--

Montana

8

8

100

(0.0)

(12.5)

(0.0)

(0.0)

(25.0)

(12.5)

(50.0)

Nebraska

21

21

100

(19.0)

(0.0)

(0.0)

(0.0)

(19.0)

(9.5)

(52.4)

Nevada

85

84

98.8

(6.0)

(4.8)

(0.0)

(0.0)

(10.7)

(40.5)

(38.1)

New Hampshire

11

11

100

(27.3)

(0.0)

(0.0)

(0.0)

(36.4)

(0.0)

(36.4)

New Jersey

317

317

100

(20.5)

(5.0)

(0.0)

(0.9)

(16.4)

(14.8)

(42.3)

New Mexico

48

48

100

(41.7)

(0.0)

(0.0)

(2.1)

(22.9)

(6.3)

(27.1)

New York State2

206

197

95.6

(24.4)

(6.6)

(0.5)

(0.5)

(18.8)

(10.7)

(38.6)

New York City

675

616

91.3

(46.3)

(3.2)

(0.0)

(1.5)

(15.1)

(1.9)

(32.0)

North Carolina

228

228

100

(31.6)

(3.5)

(0.4)

(1.3)

(20.2)

(8.3)

(34.6)

North Dakota

6

4

66.7

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

Ohio

138

134

97.1

(23.1)

(1.5)

(0.0)

(1.5)

(26.1)

(17.9)

(29.9)

Oklahoma

82

67

81.7

(23.9)

(0.0)

(0.0)

(1.5)

(23.9)

(6.0)

(44.8)

Oregon

73

73

100

(20.5)

(4.1)

(0.0)

(0.0)

(19.2)

(28.8)

(27.4)

Pennsylvania

249

249

100

(23.7)

(5.2)

(0.0)

(0.0)

(20.1)

(14.9)

(36.1)

Rhode Island

25

25

100

(12.0)

(8.0)

(0.0)

(0.0)

(8.0)

(36.0)

(36.0)

South Carolina

133

132

99.2

(34.1)

(2.3)

(0.0)

(1.5)

(22.0)

(9.1)

(31.1)

South Dakota

14

14

100

(0.0)

(7.1)

(0.0)

(0.0)

(7.1)

(78.6)

(7.1)

Tennessee

148

148

100

(29.7)

(3.4)

(0.0)

(4.1)

(14.9)

(15.5)

(32.4)

Texas

1,227

1,199

97.7

(29.1)

(3.2)

(0.2)

(0.7)

(13.5)

(17.0)

(36.4)

Utah

32

32

100

(15.6)

(3.1)

(0.0)

(0.0)

(18.8)

(21.9)

(40.6)

Vermont

7

7

100

(0.0)

(0.0)

(0.0)

(0.0)

(0.0)

(85.7)

(14.3)

Virginia

213

213

100

(0.0)

(3.3)

(0.0)

(0.0)

(9.9)

(33.3)

(53.5)

Washington

188

185

98.4

(10.3)

(4.3)

(0.0)

(0.5)

(17.3)

(36.8)

(30.8)

West Virginia

12

12

100

(8.3)

(0.0)

(0.0)

(0.0)

(33.3)

(50.0)

(8.3)

Wisconsin

63

61

96.8

(21.3)

(1.6)

(0.0)

(1.6)

(16.4)

(24.6)

(34.4)

Wyoming

4

4

100

(25.0)

(0.0)

(0.0)

(0.0)

(0.0)

(25.0)

(50.0)

American Samoa3

3

3

100

(0.0)

(0.0)

(0.0)

(0.0)

(33.3)

(0.0)

(66.7)

Fed. States of Micronesia3

99

98

99

(55.1)

(0.0)

(3.1)

(1.0)

(3.1)

(16.3)

(21.4)

Guam3

67

67

100

(26.9)

(3.0)

(0.0)

(0.0)

(22.4)

(6.0)

(41.8)

Marshall Islands3

108

108

100

(48.1)

(1.9)

(0.0)

(0.0)

(3.7)

(18.5)

(27.8)

N. Mariana Islands3

26

26

100

(30.8)

(0.0)

(0.0)

(30.8)

(3.8)

(0.0)

(34.6)

Puerto Rico3

49

49

100

(44.9)

(4.1)

(0.0)

(0.0)

(8.2)

(16.3)

(26.5)

Republic of Palau3

8

8

100

(12.5)

(0.0)

(0.0)

(25.0)

(37.5)

(0.0)

(25.0)

U.S. Virgin Islands3

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1 Occupation 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.

2 Excludes New York City.

3 Not included in U.S. totals.

Note: Ellipses indicate data not available.

 
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