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Reported Tuberculosis in the United States, 2009

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Table 18. Tuberculosis Cases in Foreign-born Persons1 by Hispanic Ethnicity and Non-Hispanic Race, Sex, and Age Group: United States, 2009

Race/Ethnicity and Sex Age Group Not
Stated
All Ages Under 5 5–14 15–24 25–44 45–64 ≥65

Total Cases

6,854

51

91

878

2,810

1,749

1,270

5

Male

4,019

31

54

499

1,591

1,080

761

3

Female

2,829

20

37

377

1,215

669

509

2

Unknown

6

0

0

2

4

0

0

0

Hispanic or Latino2

2,498

7

25

372

1,155

594

342

3

Male

1,634

7

14

244

759

399

209

2

Female

862

0

11

127

395

195

133

1

Unknown

2

0

0

1

1

0

0

0

American Indian or Alaska Native

5

0

0

1

2

1

1

0

Male

3

0

0

0

1

1

1

0

Female

2

0

0

1

1

0

0

0

Unknown

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Asian

3,006

22

31

304

1,047

866

736

0

Male

1,646

13

18

159

495

511

450

0

Female

1,358

9

13

145

550

355

286

0

Unknown

2

0

0

0

2

0

0

0

Black or African American

913

18

30

156

452

188

67

2

Male

493

9

18

74

251

104

36

1

Female

419

9

12

82

200

84

31

1

Unknown

1

0

0

0

1

0

0

0

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

8

0

0

0

2

4

2

0

Male

4

0

0

0

2

1

1

0

Female

4

0

0

0

0

3

1

0

Unknown

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

White

363

4

4

36

130

82

107

0

Male

207

2

3

18

72

56

56

0

Female

155

2

1

17

58

26

51

0

Unknown

1

0

0

1

0

0

0

0

Multiple Race3

20

0

0

5

5

5

5

0

Male

10

0

0

2

3

3

2

0

Female

10

0

0

3

2

2

3

0

Unknown

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Unknown

41

0

1

4

17

9

10

0

Male

22

0

1

2

8

5

6

0

Female

19

0

0

2

9

4

4

0

Unknown

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

1Includes persons born outside the United States, American Samoa, the Federated States of Micronesia, Guam, the Republic of the Marshall Islands, Midway Island, the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, Puerto Rico, the Republic of Palau, the U.S. Virgin Islands, and U.S. minor and outlying Pacific islands.

2Persons of Hispanic or Latino ethnicity may be of any race or multiple race. 3Indicates two or more races reported for a person. Category first reported in 2003.

Note: Case counts for race categories (American Indian or Alaska Native, Asian, Black or African American, Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander, and White) are mutually exclusive and do not include persons of Hispanic ethnicity or multiple race. Multiple race does not include persons of Hispanic ethnicity.

See Technical Notes (page 9).

See Surveillance Slide #13.

 

 
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