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Table 21. Gonorrhea - Reported Cases and Rates per 100,000 Population by Age Group and Sex, United States, 2008-2012


Year Age Group Cases Rates*
Total Male Female Unknown Sex Total Male Female
2008 0- 4 310 119 190 1 1.5 1.1 1.9
5- 9 142 36 105 1 0.7 0.4 1.1
10-14 3,660 596 3,059 5 18.3 5.8 31.2
15-19 97,069 30,468 66,326 275 451.2 276.3 632.5
20-24 108,747 46,796 61,647 304 516.4 431.5 603.6
25-29 56,654 28,928 27,563 163 265.6 264.4 265.2
30-34 27,561 16,077 11,387 97 140.6 161.4 118.1
35-39 16,378 10,552 5,773 53 78.0 99.8 55.4
40-44 11,020 7,809 3,170 41 51.2 72.7 29.5
45-54 11,123 8,612 2,481 30 25.1 39.4 11.0
55-64 2,622 2,186 423 13 7.8 13.5 2.4
65+ 655 545 103 7 1.7 3.3 0.5
Unknown Age 801 379 350 72   
TOTAL 336,742 153,103 182,577 1,062 110.7 102.1 118.5
2009 0- 4 226 83 141 2 1.1 0.8 1.4
5- 9 90 13 77 0 0.4 0.1 0.8
10-14 2,983 507 2,471 5 14.9 5.0 25.3
15-19 86,996 27,444 59,353 199 403.9 248.3 566.0
20-24 100,645 43,986 56,436 223 467.3 396.5 540.3
25-29 49,855 26,016 23,719 120 230.0 234.1 224.6
30-34 24,607 14,364 10,178 65 123.7 142.1 104.1
35-39 13,971 8,997 4,928 46 68.0 86.9 48.4
40-44 8,975 6,504 2,446 25 42.8 61.9 23.3
45-54 9,294 7,311 1,954 29 20.8 33.3 8.6
55-64 2,212 1,848 363 1 6.4 11.0 2.0
65+ 554 446 108 0 1.4 2.7 0.5
Unknown Age 766 300 394 72   
TOTAL 301,174 137,819 162,568 787 98.1 91.0 104.5
2010 0- 4 247 70 167 10 1.2 0.7 1.7
5- 9 64 10 53 1 0.3 0.1 0.5
10-14 3,016 486 2,498 32 14.6 4.6 24.7
15-19 88,250 28,002 59,867 381 400.4 247.7 557.6
20-24 105,619 46,708 58,574 337 489.3 424.1 554.1
25-29 50,890 26,818 23,907 165 241.2 252.2 228.4
30-34 25,401 14,809 10,510 82 127.2 148.1 105.5
35-39 13,769 8,812 4,907 50 68.2 87.8 48.4
40-44 9,262 6,745 2,495 22 44.3 64.9 23.8
45-54 9,555 7,490 2,043 22 21.2 33.8 8.9
55-64 2,194 1,852 338 4 6.0 10.5 1.8
65+ 520 411 105 4 1.3 2.4 0.5
Unknown Age 554 257 229 68   
TOTAL 309,341 142,470 165,693 1,178 100.2 93.9 105.6
2011 0- 4 182 43 136 3 0.9 0.4 1.4
5- 9 82 15 66 1 0.4 0.1 0.7
10-14 3,223 548 2,648 27 15.6 5.2 26.2
15-19 88,139 28,102 59,747 290 407.2 252.7 567.7
20-24 111,730 49,633 61,756 341 504.3 438.7 569.6
25-29 53,245 28,288 24,821 136 250.2 262.9 236.0
30-34 27,157 16,044 11,044 69 132.4 156.0 108.0
35-39 14,109 8,972 5,096 41 72.0 91.9 51.8
40-44 9,686 6,955 2,708 23 46.1 66.5 25.6
45-54 10,473 8,222 2,222 29 23.4 37.3 9.8
55-64 2,747 2,270 471 6 7.2 12.4 2.4
65+ 587 485 99 3 1.4 2.7 0.4
Unknown Age 489 258 191 40   
TOTAL 321,849 149,835 171,005 1,009 103.3 97.7 108.0
2012 0- 4 198 72 122 4 1.0 0.7 1.2
5- 9 68 16 52 0 0.3 0.2 0.5
10-14 3,136 573 2,559 4 15.1 5.4 25.3
15-19 81,548 26,578 54,852 118 376.8 239.0 521.2
20-24 115,224 52,351 62,711 162 520.1 462.8 578.5
25-29 58,441 31,631 26,722 88 274.6 293.9 254.1
30-34 31,420 18,936 12,436 48 153.2 184.2 121.6
35-39 16,193 10,493 5,670 30 82.6 107.5 57.7
40-44 10,965 7,858 3,089 18 52.1 75.1 29.2
45-54 12,383 9,773 2,594 16 27.7 44.4 11.4
55-64 3,230 2,642 586 2 8.5 14.4 3.0
65+ 644 537 105 2 1.6 3.0 0.4
Unknown Age 1,376 775 568 33   
TOTAL 334,826 162,235 172,066 525 107.5 105.8 108.7

* No population data are available for unknown sex and age; therefore, rates are not calculated.

NOTE: This table should be used only for age comparisons. Cases in the 0-4 age group may include cases due to perinatal transmission.

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