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Table 25. Primary and Secondary Syphilis - Reported Cases and Rates by State, Ranked by Rates, United States, 2010

Rank*StateCasesRate per 100,000 Population
1Louisiana 546 12.2
2Georgia 795 8.1
3Mississippi 228 7.7
4Arkansas 205 7.1
5Illinois 908 7.0
6Florida 1,184 6.4
7Maryland 328 5.8
8New York 1,098 5.6
9California 2,065 5.6
10Alabama 260 5.5
11Texas 1,230 5.0
12Nevada 130 4.9
13Ohio 528 4.6
 U.S. TOTAL† 13,774 4.5
14Tennessee 277 4.4
15Massachusetts 285 4.3
16North Carolina 396 4.2
17Washington 266 4.0
18Rhode Island 41 3.9
19Virginia 279 3.5
20Arizona 230 3.5
21South Carolina 155 3.4
22Kentucky 139 3.2
23Pennsylvania 369 2.9
24Minnesota 149 2.8
25New Jersey 244 2.8
26Connecticut 98 2.8
27Colorado 138 2.7
28Indiana 175 2.7
29Hawaii 35 2.7
30New Mexico 53 2.6
31Missouri 152 2.5
32Oklahoma 92 2.5
33Maine 32 2.4
34Michigan 235 2.4
35Utah 65 2.3
36Oregon 71 1.9
37New Hampshire 22 1.7
38Delaware 9 1.0
39Wisconsin 49 0.9
40Kansas 19 0.7
41Nebraska 12 0.7
42Vermont 4 0.6
43Iowa 19 0.6
44South Dakota 4 0.5
45North Dakota 3 0.5
46Alaska 3 0.4
47Idaho 6 0.4
48West Virginia 6 0.3
49Montana 3 0.3
 Wyoming 0 0.0

*States were ranked in descending order by rate and by number of cases.

†Total includes cases reported by the District of Columbia with 134 cases and a rate of 22.3, but excludes outlying areas (Guam with 1 case and rate of 0.6, Puerto Rico with 228 cases and rate of 5.7, and Virgin Islands with 0 cases and rate of 0.0).

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