2009 Surveillance Slides
Slide 12. Trends in TB Cases in Foreign-born Persons, United States, 1988–2009.* This slide shows trends in TB cases in foreign-born persons in the United States from 1989 through 2009. The percentage of TB cases accounted for by foreign-born persons increased from 23% in 1989 to 59% in 2009.
* Updated as of July 1, 2010