2010 Surveillance Slides
Slide 3. TB Morbidity, United States, 2005-2010. This slide provides the total number of reported U.S. TB cases and the associated rates for each of the past 6 years. Rate is defined as cases per 100,000 population. The number of TB cases decreased from 14,068 in 2005 to 11,182 in 2010, and the TB rate decreased from 4.8 in 2005 to 3.6 in 2010.