Rates* of reported cases of acute hepatitis C, by state or jurisdiction — United States, 2022

Rates* of reported cases† of acute hepatitis C virus infection, by state or jurisdiction — United States, 2022

Source: CDC, National Notifiable Diseases Surveillance System.
* Rates per 100,000 population.
Reported cases that met the classification criteria for a confirmed case. For the case definition, see Acute Hepatitis C.
(N) No reported cases.
State or jurisdiction listed in order of increasing rate and then alphabetical order.

The state-specific rates of reported acute hepatitis C varied throughout the country during 2022. The states or jurisdictions in the highest rate category of 2.9–6.8 cases per 100,000 population include (in increasing rate order) Tennessee, Vermont, the District of Columbia, Louisiana, West Virginia, Kentucky, Utah, Florida, and Maine. Aside from Utah (5.5 cases per 100,000 population), the states with the highest rates of acute hepatitis C are located in the eastern and southern parts of the country.

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