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Table 13. Tuberculosis Cases and Percentages by Reason Tuberculosis Therapy Stopped: United States, 1993–2009

Year Total
Cases1
Completed Therapy Adverse Event Moved2 Lost Refused Died3 Unknown4
No. No. No. No. (%) No. (%) No. (%) No. (%) No. (%) No. (%)

1993

23741

18044

(76.0)

0

(0.0)

1120

(4.7)

1086

(4.6)

223

(0.9)

3053

(12.9)

215

(0.9)

1994

23051

17763

(77.1)

0

(0.0)

1194

(5.2)

740

(3.2)

183

(0.8)

2743

(11.9)

428

(1.9)

1995

21706

17306

(79.7)

0

(0.0)

969

(4.5)

570

(2.6)

156

(0.7)

2396

(11.0)

309

(1.4)

1996

20298

16528

(81.4)

0

(0.0)

783

(3.9)

525

(2.6)

156

(0.8)

1998

(9.8)

308

(1.5)

1997

18930

15673

(82.8)

0

(0.0)

667

(3.5)

444

(2.3)

119

(0.6)

1755

(9.3)

272

(1.4)

1998

17584

14766

(84.0)

0

(0.0)

534

(3.0)

411

(2.3)

104

(0.6)

1580

(9.0)

189

(1.1)

1999

16862

14234

(84.4)

0

(0.0)

456

(2.7)

359

(2.1)

104

(0.6)

1437

(8.5)

272

(1.6)

2000

15785

13408

(84.9)

0

(0.0)

408

(2.6)

397

(2.5)

112

(0.7)

1294

(8.2)

166

(1.1)

2001

15408

13241

(85.9)

0

(0.0)

378

(2.5)

402

(2.6)

99

(0.6)

1121

(7.3)

167

(1.1)

2002

14564

12482

(85.7)

0

(0.0)

336

(2.3)

412

(2.8)

87

(0.6)

1080

(7.4)

167

(1.1)

2003

14379

12418

(86.4)

0

(0.0)

313

(2.2)

389

(2.7)

84

(0.6)

994

(6.9)

181

(1.3)

2004

14081

12119

(86.1)

0

(0.0)

337

(2.4)

370

(2.6)

82

(0.6)

975

(6.9)

198

(1.4)

2005

13681

11735

(85.8)

0

(0.0)

323

(2.4)

338

(2.5)

90

(0.7)

985

(7.2)

210

(1.5)

2006

13316

11540

(86.7)

0

(0.0)

292

(2.2)

358

(2.7)

79

(0.6)

939

(7.1)

108

(0.8)

2007

12903

11343

(87.9)

0

(0.0)

241

(1.9)

327

(2.5)

73

(0.6)

819

(6.3)

100

(0.8)

2008

12551

10876

(86.7)

6

(0.0)

257

(2.0)

328

(2.6)

78

(0.6)

843

(6.7)

163

(1.3)

2009

11153

9790

(87.8)

20

(0.2)

99

(0.9)

192

(1.7)

83

(0.7)

666

(6.0)

303

(2.7)

1 Includes all cases in persons reported as alive at diagnosis and taking one or more TB drugs.

2 In 2009 the moved variable was utilized by the following reporting areas: Alaska, California, Georgia, Iowa, and New York City.

3 Died = died of any cause (not only TB).

4 Includes cases in persons reporting reason therapy stopped = Other, Missing, or Unknown.

Note: Data for all years are updated through June 25, 2012.

Data complete through 2009 only. See Technical Notes for details.

 
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