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Table 23. All stages of syphilis* — Reported cases and rates in selected metropolitan statistical areas(MSAs) listed in alphabetical order: United States, 2002–2006

Metropolitan Statistical Area Cases Rates per 100,000 Population
2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, GA 1,430 1,702 1,315 1,626 1,641 31.6 36.9 27.9 33.1 33.4
Austin-Round Rock, TX 111 152 200 193 212 8.2 11.0 14.2 13.3 14.6
Baltimore-Towson, MD 549 648 647 679 642 21.1 24.8 24.5 25.6 24.2
Birmingham-Hoover, AL 147 122 117 243 561 13.8 11.4 10.8 22.3 51.5
Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, MA-NH 478 568 410 339 329 10.8 12.8 9.3 7.7 7.5
Buffalo-Cheektowaga-Tonawanda, NY 12 11 24 14 40 1.0 0.9 2.1 1.2 3.5
Charlotte-Gastonia-Concord, NC-SC 163 167 154 235 303 11.6 11.6 10.4 15.4 19.9
Chicago-Naperville-Joliet, IL-IN-WI 1,493 1,341 1,296 1,541 1,386 16.1 14.4 13.8 16.3 14.7
Cincinnati-Middletown, OH-KY-IN 35 18 54 55 58 1.7 0.9 2.6 2.7 2.8
Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor, OH 39 62 84 52 53 1.8 2.9 3.9 2.4 2.5
Columbus, OH 214 266 254 227 229 12.9 15.9 15.0 13.3 13.4
Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX 1,515 1,505 1,374 1,495 1,678 27.6 26.9 24.1 25.7 28.8
Denver-Aurora, CO 141 116 135 111 141 6.2 5.0 5.8 4.7 6.0
Detroit-Warren-Livonia, MI 1,083 751 679 390 284 24.2 16.7 15.1 8.7 6.3
Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, CT 68 70 46 57 65 5.8 5.9 3.9 4.8 5.5
Houston-Baytown-Sugar Land, TX 1,158 1,256 1,289 1,188 1,570 23.2 24.7 24.9 22.5 29.7
Indianapolis, IN 148 142 128 134 121 9.4 8.9 7.9 8.2 7.4
Jacksonville, FL 81 135 218 151 165 6.9 11.2 17.8 12.1 13.2
Kansas City, MO-KS 74 118 101 193 228 3.9 6.2 5.2 9.9 11.7
Las Vegas-Paradise, NV 81 123 225 300 354 5.3 7.8 13.6 17.5 20.7
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, CA 2,104 2,166 2,482 3,159 3,594 16.5 16.9 19.2 24.4 27.8
Louisville, KY-IN 161 126 115 102 101 13.6 10.6 9.6 8.4 8.4
Memphis, TN-MS-AR 632 547 519 585 612 51.4 44.1 41.5 46.4 48.5
Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Miami Beach, FL 1,933 1,911 1,687 1,444 1,455 36.9 36.1 31.5 26.6 26.8
Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, WI 100 74 85 77 100 6.6 4.9 5.6 5.1 6.6
Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI 131 173 125 187 161 4.3 5.6 4.0 6.0 5.1
Nashville-Davidson-Murfreesboro, TN 338 220 194 189 194 25.0 16.0 13.9 13.3 13.6
New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner, LA 130 264 449 350 352 9.9 20.0 34.0 26.5 26.7
New York-Newark-Edison, NY-NJ-PA 4,672 5,101 4,918 4,318 4,917 25.1 27.4 26.3 23.0 26.2
Oklahoma City, OK 210 253 110 87 116 18.7 22.3 9.6 7.5 10.0
Orlando, FL 402 318 267 413 403 22.9 17.6 14.3 21.4 20.8
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD 721 785 678 583 771 12.5 13.6 11.7 10.0 13.2
Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ NA 914 754 595 757 NA 25.4 20.3 15.4 19.6
Pittsburgh, PA 52 57 32 112 152 2.2 2.4 1.3 4.7 6.4
Portland-Vancouver-Beaverton, OR-WA 66 103 84 94 74 3.3 5.0 4.1 4.5 3.5
Providence-New Bedford-Fall River, RI-MA 90 127 137 75 92 5.6 7.8 8.4 4.6 5.7
Richmond, VA 85 114 85 87 106 7.5 10.0 7.4 7.4 9.0
Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA 275 313 319 399 376 7.8 8.6 8.4 10.2 9.6
Rochester, NY 19 33 41 36 90 1.8 3.2 3.9 3.5 8.7
Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville, CA 48 35 64 39 136 2.5 1.8 3.2 1.9 6.7
Salt Lake City, UT 50 43 53 35 41 5.0 4.3 5.2 3.4 4.0
San Antonio, TX 322 231 361 458 473 18.0 12.7 19.5 24.2 25.0
San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, CA 162 299 356 448 571 5.6 10.2 12.1 15.3 19.5
San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, CA 870 901 917 719 740 20.8 21.7 22.1 17.3 17.8
San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA 94 137 113 121 94 5.4 7.9 6.5 6.9 5.4
Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA 127 174 273 285 356 4.1 5.5 8.6 8.9 11.1
St. Louis, MO-IL 160 150 189 173 186 5.9 5.5 6.8 6.2 6.7
Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater, FL 316 407 303 326 428 12.7 16.1 11.7 12.3 16.2
Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC 185 148 198 246 245 11.5 9.0 12.0 14.9 14.9
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV 871 836 896 894 928 17.3 16.4 17.4 17.1 17.8
U.S. MSA TOTAL 24,346 26,233 25,554 25,859 28,681 16.1 16.8 16.2 16.2 18.0

*See Appendix (Reporting of Syphilis Cases) for definition.

Data are presented for 50 MSAs with the largest population based on 2000 U.S. census. NA = Not available. STD morbidity reporting methods do not allow MSA-specific case counts and rates to be determined for some jurisdictions for some years.

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