Surveillance Data Tables

Figure 1 Data

Incidence rates (per 100,000 persons) of meningococcal disease in the United States by year from 1970 to 2016.
Year Incidence
1970 1.20
1971 1.10
1972 0.60
1973 0.60
1974 0.60
1975 0.70
1976 0.70
1977 0.80
1978 1.10
1979 1.20
1980 1.20
1981 1.50
1982 1.30
1983 1.20
1984 1.20
1985 1.00
1986 1.10
1987 1.20
1988 1.20
1989 1.10
1990 1.00
1991 0.80
1992 0.80
1993 1.00
1994 1.11
1995 1.20
1996 1.15
1997 1.09
1998 0.93
1999 0.84
2000 0.76
2001 0.77
2002 0.58
2003 0.57
2004 0.44
2005 0.42
2006 0.40
2007 0.36
2008 0.39
2009 0.32
2010 0.27
2011 0.24
2012 0.18
2013 0.18
2014 0.14
2015 0.12
2016 0.12

Figure 2 Data

Incidence rates (per 100,000 persons) of meningococcal disease by age group from 2007 to 2016.
Age Incidence
0-4 years 0.78
5-9 years 0.13
10-14 years 0.09
15-19 years 0.31
20-24 years 0.30
25-29 years 0.18
30-34 years 0.14
35-39 years 0.13
40-44 years 0.13
45-49 years 0.14
50-54 years 0.17
55-59 years 0.16
60-64 years 0.17
65-69 years 0.20
70-74 years 0.24
75-79 years 0.28
80-84 years 0.36
85+ years 0.55

Figure 3 Data

Incidence rates (per 100,000 persons) of meningococcal disease caused by serogroup B compared to serogroups A, C, W, and Y by age group from 2007 to 2016.
Age Serogroup B Incidence Serogroups ACWY Incidence
<1 year 1.07 0.58
1-4 years 0.20 0.14
5-10 years 0.04 0.05
11-14 years 0.03 0.04
15-18 years 0.10 0.11
19-22 years 0.14 0.15
23-26 years 0.06 0.11
27-64 years 0.03 0.08
65+ years 0.03 0.19
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