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Table 7. Tuberculosis Cases and Percentages Among Foreign-born Persons1 by the Top 30 Countries of Birth and Years in the United States Before TB Diagnosis: United States, 2011

Country of Origin2 No. Years in U.S.3
Total Cases < 1 Year 1 - 4 Years ≥ 5 Years Unknown
No. No. (%) No. (%) No. (%) No. (%)

Mexico

1432

128

(9)

164

(11)

946

(66)

194

(14)

Philippines

757

112

(15)

101

(13)

462

(61)

82

(11)

Vietnam

546

57

(10)

68

(12)

336

(62)

85

(16)

India

502

85

(17)

122

(24)

255

(51)

40

(8)

China

376

54

(14)

59

(16)

242

(64)

21

(6)

Haiti

187

29

(16)

39

(21)

107

(57)

12

(6)

Guatemala

166

17

(10)

56

(34)

80

(48)

13

(8)

Ethiopia

154

30

(19)

64

(42)

57

(37)

3

(2)

Korea, Republic of

131

8

(6)

7

(5)

98

(75)

18

(14)

Honduras

127

23

(18)

21

(17)

75

(59)

8

(6)

Somalia

116

22

(19)

33

(28)

57

(49)

4

(3)

El Salvador

103

7

(7)

18

(17)

73

(71)

5

(5)

Peru

93

12

(13)

12

(13)

65

(70)

4

(4)

Cambodia

91

1

(1)

10

(11)

71

(78)

9

(10)

Myanmar

90

39

(43)

32

(36)

13

(14)

6

(7)

Pakistan

86

14

(16)

12

(14)

57

(66)

3

(3)

Ecuador

79

5

(6)

17

(22)

46

(58)

11

(14)

Nepal

77

22

(29)

37

(48)

17

(22)

1

(1)

Dominican Republic

74

22

(30)

10

(14)

42

(57)

0

(0)

Kenya

74

15

(20)

22

(30)

36

(49)

1

(1)

Bangladesh

66

16

(24)

16

(24)

26

(39)

8

(12)

Laos

59

0

(0)

3

(5)

48

(81)

8

(14)

Nigeria

52

18

(35)

16

(31)

16

(31)

2

(4)

Cuba

41

4

(10)

6

(15)

28

(68)

3

(7)

Bhutan

39

30

(77)

8

(21)

0

(0)

1

(3)

Taiwan

38

1

(3)

2

(5)

33

(87)

2

(5)

Korea, DPR

37

3

(8)

5

(14)

27

(73)

2

(5)

Thailand

37

6

(16)

6

(16)

24

(65)

1

(3)

Colombia

32

5

(16)

3

(9)

23

(72)

1

(3)

Indonesia

32

6

(19)

4

(13)

18

(56)

4

(13)

All Others4

816

134

(16)

131

(16)

460

(56)

91

(11)

Total

6510

925

(14)

1104

(17)

3838

(59)

643

(10)

1 Includes 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.

2 Ranked by total case count.

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

4 Includes Not Specified for Country of Origin.

See Surveillance Slide #18

 
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