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Table 25. Primary and secondary syphilis—Reported cases and rates by state/area and region listed in alphabetical order: United States and outlying areas, 2004-2008

State/Area Cases Rates per 100,000 Population
2004200520062007200820042005200620072008
Alabama 165 169 319 380 449 3.6 3.7 6.9 8.2 9.7
Alaska 8 9 11 7 1 1.2 1.4 1.6 1.0 0.1
Arizona 157 175 203 296 317 2.7 2.9 3.3 4.7 5.0
Arkansas 47 52 77 122 206 1.7 1.9 2.7 4.3 7.3
California 1,356 1,585 1,835 2,038 2,204 3.8 4.4 5.0 5.6 6.0
Colorado 63 46 69 57 128 1.4 1.0 1.5 1.2 2.6
Connecticut 45 58 64 39 34 1.3 1.7 1.8 1.1 1.0
Delaware 9 11 20 18 16 1.1 1.3 2.3 2.1 1.9
District of Columbia 69 114 116 178 146 12.5 20.7 19.9 30.3 24.8
Florida 728 724 719 913 1,044 4.2 4.1 4.0 5.0 5.7
Georgia 549 645 581 680 914 6.2 7.1 6.2 7.1 9.6
Hawaii 8 11 18 9 29 0.6 0.9 1.4 0.7 2.3
Idaho 24 20 3 1 7 1.7 1.4 0.2 0.1 0.5
Illinois 386 525 431 464 554 3.0 4.1 3.4 3.6 4.3
Indiana 60 62 93 54 140 1.0 1.0 1.5 0.9 2.2
Iowa 5 9 19 21 16 0.2 0.3 0.6 0.7 0.5
Kansas 24 19 27 28 30 0.9 0.7 1.0 1.0 1.1
Kentucky 47 52 73 56 93 1.1 1.2 1.7 1.3 2.2
Louisiana 332 278 342 533 707 7.4 6.1 8.0 12.4 16.5
Maine 2 1 9 9 10 0.2 0.1 0.7 0.7 0.8
Maryland 380 313 300 345 378 6.8 5.6 5.3 6.1 6.7
Massachusetts 114 125 124 155 216 1.8 2.0 1.9 2.4 3.3
Michigan 192 105 118 123 210 1.9 1.0 1.2 1.2 2.1
Minnesota 27 70 47 59 116 0.5 1.4 0.9 1.1 2.2
Mississippi 59 49 86 133 184 2.0 1.7 3.0 4.6 6.3
Missouri 94 147 168 239 224 1.6 2.5 2.9 4.1 3.8
Montana 4 7 1 8 7 0.4 0.7 0.1 0.8 0.7
Nebraska 7 4 7 4 15 0.4 0.2 0.4 0.2 0.8
Nevada 40 109 137 111 77 1.7 4.5 5.5 4.3 3.0
New Hampshire 5 16 13 30 20 0.4 1.2 1.0 2.3 1.5
New Jersey 150 133 173 227 226 1.7 1.5 2.0 2.6 2.6
New Mexico 82 56 79 46 44 4.3 2.9 4.0 2.3 2.2
New York 727 705 736 1,068 1,217 3.8 3.7 3.8 5.5 6.3
North Carolina 192 274 309 323 287 2.2 3.2 3.5 3.6 3.2
North Dakota 0 1 1 1 0 0.0 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.0
Ohio 237 211 184 194 351 2.1 1.8 1.6 1.7 3.1
Oklahoma 25 44 70 65 86 0.7 1.2 2.0 1.8 2.4
Oregon 29 41 29 18 26 0.8 1.1 0.8 0.5 0.7
Pennsylvania 118 199 264 263 272 1.0 1.6 2.1 2.1 2.2
Rhode Island 26 24 14 36 18 2.4 2.2 1.3 3.4 1.7
South Carolina 116 84 66 91 98 2.8 2.0 1.5 2.1 2.2
South Dakota 0 2 13 7 1 0.0 0.3 1.7 0.9 0.1
Tennessee 130 217 249 367 413 2.2 3.6 4.1 6.0 6.7
Texas 827 873 1,064 1,160 1,405 3.7 3.8 4.5 4.9 5.9
Utah 13 10 21 20 25 0.5 0.4 0.8 0.8 0.9
Vermont 1 1 3 10 11 0.2 0.2 0.5 1.6 1.8
Virginia 116 143 190 230 266 1.6 1.9 2.5 3.0 3.4
Washington 150 152 182 154 181 2.4 2.4 2.8 2.4 2.8
West Virginia 3 3 11 6 13 0.2 0.2 0.6 0.3 0.7
Wisconsin 29 41 68 66 65 0.5 0.7 1.2 1.2 1.2
Wyoming 3 0 0 4 3 0.6 0.0 0.0 0.8 0.6
U.S. TOTAL 7,980 8,724 9,756 11,466 13,500 2.7 2.9 3.3 3.8 4.5
   Northeast 1,188 1,262 1,400 1,837 2,024 2.2 2.3 2.6 3.4 3.7
   Midwest 1,061 1,196 1,176 1,260 1,722 1.6 1.8 1.8 1.9 2.6
   South 3,794 4,045 4,592 5,600 6,705 3.6 3.8 4.2 5.1 6.1
   West 1,937 2,221 2,588 2,769 3,049 2.9 3.3 3.7 4.0 4.3
Guam 0 2 3 8 6 0.0 1.2 1.8 4.6 3.5
Puerto Rico 182 224 150 169 167 4.7 5.7 3.8 4.3 4.2
Virgin Islands 5 1 1 0 0 4.6 0.9 0.9 0.0 0.0
OUTLYING AREAS 187 227 154 177 173 4.5 5.4 3.7 4.2 4.1
TOTAL 8,167 8,951 9,910 11,643 13,673 2.7 3.0 3.3 3.8 4.5

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