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Table 27. Primary and Secondary Syphilis - Reported Cases and Rates by State/Area and Region in Alphabetical Order, United States and Outlying Areas, 2008-2012


State/AreaCases Rates per 100,000 Population
2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Alabama 449 417 260 228 216 9.6 8.9 5.4 4.7 4.5
Alaska 1 0 3 5 11 0.1 0.0 0.4 0.7 1.5
Arizona 317 231 230 274 202 4.9 3.5 3.6 4.2 3.1
Arkansas 206 275 205 182 173 7.2 9.5 7.0 6.2 5.9
California 2,204 1,900 2,065 2,443 2,953 6.0 5.1 5.5 6.5 7.8
Colorado 128 105 138 133 208 2.6 2.1 2.7 2.6 4.1
Connecticut 34 65 98 65 55 1.0 1.8 2.7 1.8 1.5
Delaware 16 27 9 27 38 1.8 3.1 1.0 3.0 4.2
District of Columbia 146 163 134 165 165 24.7 27.2 22.3 26.7 26.7
Florida 1,044 1,041 1,184 1,257 1,369 5.7 5.6 6.3 6.6 7.2
Georgia 914 953 795 678 937 9.4 9.7 8.2 6.9 9.5
Hawaii 29 33 35 14 23 2.3 2.5 2.6 1.0 1.7
Idaho 7 3 6 13 26 0.5 0.2 0.4 0.8 1.6
Illinois 554 750 908 881 804 4.3 5.8 7.1 6.8 6.2
Indiana 140 158 175 173 224 2.2 2.5 2.7 2.7 3.4
Iowa 16 23 19 20 70 0.5 0.8 0.6 0.7 2.3
Kansas 30 32 19 24 24 1.1 1.1 0.7 0.8 0.8
Kentucky 93 92 139 129 150 2.2 2.1 3.2 3.0 3.4
Louisiana 707 741 546 447 339 16.0 16.5 12.0 9.8 7.4
Maine 10 4 32 12 17 0.8 0.3 2.4 0.9 1.3
Maryland 378 314 328 452 431 6.7 5.5 5.7 7.8 7.4
Massachusetts 216 238 285 266 316 3.3 3.6 4.4 4.0 4.8
Michigan 210 230 235 286 295 2.1 2.3 2.4 2.9 3.0
Minnesota 116 71 149 139 118 2.2 1.3 2.8 2.6 2.2
Mississippi 184 237 228 191 150 6.3 8.0 7.7 6.4 5.0
Missouri 224 173 152 136 157 3.8 2.9 2.5 2.3 2.6
Montana 7 4 3 7 2 0.7 0.4 0.3 0.7 0.2
Nebraska 15 5 12 10 8 0.8 0.3 0.7 0.5 0.4
Nevada 77 91 130 136 113 3.0 3.4 4.8 5.0 4.1
New Hampshire 20 14 22 18 36 1.5 1.1 1.7 1.4 2.7
New Jersey 226 212 244 232 229 2.6 2.4 2.8 2.6 2.6
New Mexico 44 61 53 71 101 2.2 3.0 2.6 3.4 4.9
New York 1,217 1,182 1,098 1,083 1,224 6.2 6.0 5.7 5.6 6.3
North Carolina 287 579 396 431 347 3.1 6.2 4.2 4.5 3.6
North Dakota 0 4 3 1 4 0.0 0.6 0.4 0.1 0.6
Ohio 351 360 528 440 425 3.1 3.1 4.6 3.8 3.7
Oklahoma 86 97 92 84 83 2.4 2.6 2.5 2.2 2.2
Oregon 26 57 71 97 212 0.7 1.5 1.9 2.5 5.5
Pennsylvania 272 341 369 373 494 2.2 2.7 2.9 2.9 3.9
Rhode Island 18 20 41 46 44 1.7 1.9 3.9 4.4 4.2
South Carolina 98 123 155 221 225 2.2 2.7 3.4 4.7 4.8
South Dakota 1 0 4 0 18 0.1 0.0 0.5 0.0 2.2
Tennessee 413 403 277 278 266 6.6 6.4 4.4 4.3 4.2
Texas 1,405 1,644 1,230 1,169 1,627 5.8 6.6 4.9 4.6 6.3
Utah 25 31 65 14 42 0.9 1.1 2.4 0.5 1.5
Vermont 11 0 4 9 6 1.8 0.0 0.6 1.4 1.0
Virginia 266 299 279 213 285 3.4 3.8 3.5 2.6 3.5
Washington 181 139 266 328 302 2.8 2.1 4.0 4.8 4.4
West Virginia 13 8 6 4 8 0.7 0.4 0.3 0.2 0.4
Wisconsin 65 44 49 65 91 1.2 0.8 0.9 1.1 1.6
Wyoming 3 3 0 0 4 0.6 0.6 0.0 0.0 0.7
U.S. TOTAL 13,500 13,997 13,774 13,970 15,667 4.4 4.6 4.5 4.5 5.0
   Northeast 2,024 2,076 2,193 2,104 2,421 3.7 3.8 4.0 3.8 4.4
   Midwest 1,722 1,850 2,253 2,175 2,238 2.6 2.8 3.4 3.2 3.3
   South 6,705 7,413 6,263 6,156 6,809 6.0 6.5 5.5 5.3 5.9
   West 3,049 2,658 3,065 3,535 4,199 4.3 3.7 4.3 4.9 5.8
Guam 6 2 1 5 6 3.4 1.1 0.6 3.1 3.8
Puerto Rico 167 227 228 254 306 4.2 5.7 6.1 6.9 8.3
Virgin Islands 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
OUTLYING AREAS 173 229 229 259 312 4.1 5.4 5.7 6.5 7.9
TOTAL 13,673 14,226 14,003 14,229 15,979 4.4 4.6 4.5 4.5 5.1

 

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