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Table 40. Tuberculosis Cases and Percentages by Directly Observed Therapy (DOT): Reporting Areas, 20071

Reporting Area Total
Cases
Cases with
Initial Drug
Regimen
Prescribed2
Cases with Information on
Directly Observed Therapy
Percentage of Cases by
Directly Observed Therapy3
No. (%) DOT Only Both DOT and
Self-Administered

United States

13,280

12,888

12,742

(98.9)

(56.2)

(33.0)

Alabama

176

168

168

(100.0)

(42.9)

(57.1)

Alaska

50

50

50

(100.0)

(90.0)

(6.0)

Arizona

302

273

244

(89.4)

(82.0)

(16.0)

Arkansas

106

104

104

(100.0)

(6.7)

(52.9)

California

2,726

2,659

2,645

(99.5)

(58.7)

(26.6)

Colorado

111

102

102

(100.0)

(90.2)

(6.9)

Connecticut

108

106

105

(99.1)

(33.3)

(42.9)

Delaware

19

19

19

(100.0)

(73.7)

(26.3)

District of Columbia

59

55

55

(100.0)

(96.4)

(0.0)

Florida

988

957

957

(100.0)

(41.2)

(53.8)

Georgia

475

455

409

(89.9)

(81.9)

(14.2)

Hawaii

122

120

119

(99.2)

(1.7)

(75.6)

Idaho

9

8

8

(100.0)

(87.5)

(0.0)

Illinois

520

508

496

(97.6)

(57.5)

(21.8)

Indiana

128

123

123

(100.0)

(48.8)

(49.6)

Iowa

43

42

42

(100.0)

(69.0)

(21.4)

Kansas

59

57

57

(100.0)

(100.0)

(0.0)

Kentucky

120

116

116

(100.0)

(42.2)

(53.4)

Louisiana

217

214

213

(99.5)

(83.1)

(12.2)

Maine

19

19

19

(100.0)

(89.5)

(10.5)

Maryland

271

267

267

(100.0)

(92.1)

(5.6)

Massachusetts

224

221

219

(99.1)

(38.4)

(40.2)

Michigan

225

212

204

(96.2)

(47.5)

(28.9)

Minnesota

238

234

234

(100.0)

(81.2)

(16.2)

Mississippi

137

132

132

(100.0)

(38.6)

(61.4)

Missouri

118

111

108

(97.3)

(29.6)

(53.7)

Montana

11

11

11

(100.0)

(81.8)

(9.1)

Nebraska

25

24

23

(95.8)

(69.6)

(4.3)

Nevada

102

96

92

(95.8)

(91.3)

(6.5)

New Hampshire

11

10

10

(100.0)

(60.0)

(40.0)

New Jersey

467

458

448

(97.8)

(47.1)

(23.9)

New Mexico

51

51

50

(98.0)

(72.0)

(26.0)

New York State4

261

252

252

(100.0)

(21.4)

(74.6)

New York City

908

880

880

(100.0)

(0.9)

(70.3)

North Carolina

345

336

336

(100.0)

(99.7)

(0.3)

North Dakota

7

5

5

(100.0)

(40.0)

(60.0)

Ohio

251

246

245

(99.6)

(66.9)

(15.1)

Oklahoma

149

144

144

(100.0)

(97.2)

(2.1)

Oregon

94

92

92

(100.0)

(67.4)

(28.3)

Pennsylvania

276

266

266

(100.0)

(43.6)

(46.2)

Rhode Island

45

44

44

(100.0)

(6.8)

(86.4)

South Carolina

218

213

207

(97.2)

(91.8)

(7.7)

South Dakota

13

13

13

(100.0)

(76.9)

(15.4)

Tennessee

235

232

231

(99.6)

(97.0)

(3.0)

Texas

1,504

1,464

1,464

(100.0)

(55.5)

(41.9)

Utah

39

39

39

(100.0)

(92.3)

(7.7)

Vermont

3

3

3

(100.0)

(66.7)

(33.3)

Virginia

309

302

298

(98.7)

(64.4)

(33.2)

Washington

291

284

284

(100.0)

(72.9)

(15.5)

West Virginia

24

21

21

(100.0)

(81.0)

(14.3)

Wisconsin

69

68

67

(98.5)

(56.7)

(35.8)

Wyoming

2

2

2

(100.0)

(50.0)

(0.0)

American Samoa5

3

3

...

...

...

...

Fed. States of Micronesia5

142

132

19

(14.4)

--

--

Guam5

93

91

83

(91.2)

(2.4)

(97.6)

Marshall Islands5

125

119

15

(12.6)

--

--

N. Mariana Islands5

42

41

35

(85.4)

(100.0)

(0.0)

Puerto Rico5

98

93

92

(98.9)

(66.3)

(0.0)

Republic of Palau5

12

12

7

(58.3)

--

--

U.S. Virgin Islands5

...

...

...

...

...

...

1Most recent year for which data are available.

2Includes persons alive at diagnosis with an initial drug regimen of one or more drugs prescribed.

3Percentage for U.S. based on 52 reporting areas (50 states, New York City, and the District of Columbia). Percentages shown only for reporting areas with information reported for ≥75% of cases.

4Excludes New York City.

5Not included in U.S. totals.

Note: Ellipses indicate data not available.

 

 
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