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Reported TB Cases in the United States, 1982-2010
The resurgence of TB in the mid-1980s was marked by several years of increasing case counts until its peak in 1992 at just under 30,000 cases. Case counts began decreasing again in 1993, and 2010 marks the 18th year of decline in the total number of TB cases reported in the United States since the peak of the resurgence.

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TB Rates by Race/Ethnicity, 2010
This is a graphic showing the rates of reported TB in the United States broken down by race/ethnicity in 2010 as follows: Rates per 100,000 population show Asian at 22.5, Black at 7.0, Hispanic at 6.5, and White at 0.9.

This is a graphic showing the rate of reported TB in the United States broken down by race/ethnicity in 2010. View High Resolution Version

Proportion of TB Cases by National Origin, 2010 
Graphic shows the proportion of reported TB cases in the United States broken down by national origin in 2010 (among cases in persons with a known national origin), with 60.5% as Foreign-born and 39.5% as U.S. born.

This is a graphic showing the proportion of reported TB cases in the United States broken down by national origin in 2010. View High Resolution Version

 
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