2010 Surveillance Slides
Slide 14. Percentage of TB Cases Among Foreign-born Persons, United States, 2000 and 2010. The percentage range of the total number of TB cases that occurred in foreign-born persons in each state is highlighted for 2000 and 2010 in these side-by-side maps. The number of states with less than 25% of their TB cases among the foreign-born decreased from 16 states in 2000 to 9 states in 2010. The number of states with at least 25-49% of cases among the foreign-born decreased from 14 states in 2000 to 9 states in 2010. However, the number of states that had 50% or more of their cases among the foreign-born increased from 21 states in 2000 to 33 states in 2010.