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Table 18. Tuberculosis Cases Among Foreign-born Persons1 by Country of Birth2: United States, 2011

African Region
Total Cases = 500

Algeria

4

Ethiopia

154

Niger

3

Angola

4

Gabon

0

Nigeria

52

Benin

0

Gambia

10

Rwanda

4

Botswana

3

Ghana

7

Sao Tome and Principe

0

Burkina Faso

1

Guinea

6

Senegal

10

Burundi

2

Guinea-Bissau

0

Seychelles

0

Cameroon

21

Kenya

74

Sierra Leone

16

Cape Verde

3

Lesotho

0

South Africa

5

Central African Republic

3

Liberia

26

Swaziland

0

Chad

1

Madagascar

1

Tanzania, UR

5

Comoros

0

Malawi

1

Togo

3

Congo, Republic of

18

Mali

3

Uganda

7

Côte d’Ivoire

4

Mauritania

5

Zambia

6

DR Congo

0

Mauritius

0

Zimbabwe

7

Equatorial Guinea

1

Mozambique

2

Eritrea

27

Namibia

1

Americas Region
Total Cases = 2,483

Anguilla

0

Costa Rica

3

Netherland Antilles

0

Antigua and Barbuda

0

Cuba

41

Nicaragua

16

Argentina

5

Dominica

0

Panama

7

Bahamas

1

Dominican Republic

74

Paraguay

1

Barbados

1

Ecuador

79

Peru

93

Belize

7

El Salvador

103

St. Kitts and Nevis

1

Bermuda

1

Grenada

2

St. Lucia

0

Bolivia

18

Guatemala

166

St. Vincent & Grenadines

0

Brazil

17

Guyana

16

Suriname

0

British Virgin Islands

0

Haiti

187

Trinidad and Tobago

14

Canada

1

Honduras

127

Turks and Caicos Islands

0

Cayman Islands

0

Jamaica

22

Uruguay

1

Chile

2

Mexico

1432

Venezuela

13

Colombia

32

Montserrat

0

Eastern Mediterranean Region
Total Cases = 280

Afghanistan

17

Lebanon

1

Sudan

12

Bahrain

0

Libyan Arab Jamahiriya

0

Syrian Arab Republic

0

Djibouti

0

Morocco

7

Tunisia

0

Egypt

2

Oman

0

United Arab Emirates

1

Iran, Islamic Republic of

15

Pakistan

86

West Bank and Gaza

0

Iraq

11

Qatar

1

Yemen

5

Jordan

1

Saudi Arabia

3

Kuwait

2

Somalia

116

European Region
Total Cases = 221

Albania

8

Greece

3

Poland

19

Andorra

0

Hungary

4

Portugal

4

Armenia

4

Iceland

0

Romania

13

Austria

0

Ireland

2

Russian Federation

23

Azerbaijan

3

Israel

2

San Marino

0

Belarus

2

Italy

9

Serbia

1

Belgium

0

Kazakhstan

4

Slovakia

1

Bosnia and Herzegovina

9

Kyrgyzstan

1

Slovenia

1

Bulgaria

3

Latvia

1

Spain

2

Croatia

3

Lithuania

1

Sweden

0

Cyprus

1

Luxembourg

0

Switzerland

2

Czech Republic

1

Macedonia, TFYR

2

Tajikistan

0

Denmark

1

Malta

0

Turkey

9

Estonia

1

Moldova, Republic of

2

Turkmenistan

2

Finland

1

Monaco

0

Ukraine

31

France

4

Montenegro

1

United Kingdom

10

Georgia

2

Netherlands

0

Uzbekistan

8

Germany

20

Norway

0

Southeast Asia Region
Total Cases = 882

Bangladesh

66

Korea, DPR

37

Sri Lanka

2

Bhutan

39

Maldives

0

Thailand

37

India

502

Myanmar

90

Timor-Leste

0

Indonesia

32

Nepal

77

Western Pacific Region
Total Cases = 2,048

Australia

1

Kiribati

0

Philippines

757

Brunei Darussalam

0

Korea, Rep.

131

Samoa

5

Cambodia

91

Lao, PDR

59

Singapore

1

China

376

Malaysia

17

Solomon Islands

0

China, Hong Kong SAR

24

Mongolia

11

Tokelau

0

China, Macao SAR

0

Nauru

0

Tonga

7

Cook Islands

0

New Caledonia

0

Tuvalu

0

Fiji

3

New Zealand

0

Vanuatu

0

French Polynesia

0

Niue

0

Vietnam

546

Japan

19

Papua New Guinea

0

Wallis and Futuna

0

Other3
Total Cases = 44
Unknown
Total Cases = 52

1 Includes 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

2 Country as reported by patient.

3 Includes country codes currently reported via the National Tuberculosis Surveillance System that are not represented by WHO member states.

Note: Regional composition of countries based on WHO Report Global Tuberculosis Control 2011, World Health Organization (WHO/HTM/TB/2011.16).

 
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