2011 Surveillance Slides
Slide 13. Reported TB Cases by Origin and Race/Ethnicity, United States, 2011. Among U.S.-born persons with TB in 2011, 39% were non-Hispanic black or African-American, 33% were non-Hispanic white, 19% were Hispanic or Latino, 3% were Asian, 3% were American Indian or Alaska Native, and 2% were Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander. Among the foreign-born, 46% were Asian, 34% were Hispanic or Latino, 13% were non-Hispanic black or African-American, and 5% were non-Hispanic white. Cases among American Indians or Alaska Natives and among Native Hawaiians or Other Pacific Islanders constituted less than 1%, respectively, of the cases among the foreign-born and are not shown. Persons reporting two or more races totaled less than 1% of all cases.