Table 17. Gonorrhea — Reported Cases and Rates of Reported Cases in Selected Metropolitan Statistical Areas (MSAs)* in Alphabetical Order, United States, 2015-2019

Table 17. Gonorrhea — Reported Cases and Rates of Reported Cases in Selected Metropolitan Statistical Areas (MSAs)* in Alphabetical Order, United States, 2015-2019
MSAs Cases Rates per 100,000 Population
2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell, GA 6,471† 11,670 12,373 10,383† 10,501† 113.3† 201.6 210.3 174.5† 176.5†
Austin-Round Rock, TX 3,199 3,670 4,414 4,336 3,613 159.9 178.5 208.6 200.0 166.6
Baltimore-Columbia-Towson, MD 4,179 5,854 6,892 5,998 6,784 149.4 209.2 245.4 214.0 242.0
Birmingham-Hoover, AL 2,088 2,025 ‡ 3,486 3,360 3,698 182.3 176.5 ‡ 303.2 291.7 321.1
Boston-Cambridge-Newton, MA-NH 2,487† 3,002† 4,385† 5,362 5,216 52.1† 62.6† 90.7† 110.0 107.0
Buffalo-Cheektowaga-Niagara Falls, NY 1,982 2,180 2,448 2,553 2,289 174.6 192.4 215.3 225.9 202.5
Charlotte-Concord-Gastonia, NC-SC 4,673 4,749 5,411 5,762 5,964 192.6 191.9 214.3 224.3 232.1
Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI 13,529 16,634 18,558 19,578 21,965 141.6 174.9 194.7 206.1 231.2
Cincinnati, OH-KY-IN 3,713 4,096 4,716 4,985† 4,176 172.1 189.2 216.4 227.6† 190.7
Cleveland-Elyria, OH 3,428 4,205 5,843 5,400 6,344 166.3 204.6 283.8 262.5 308.4
Columbus, OH 3,676 4,821 5,197 5,657 5,797 181.8 236.1 250.0 268.5 275.2
Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX 11,334 11,092 12,846 13,245 13,942 159.6 153.3 173.6 175.7 184.9
Denver-Aurora-Lakewood, CO 2,838 3,848 5,408 5,270 6,359 100.8 134.9 187.2 179.7 216.9
Detroit-Warren-Dearborn, MI 5,494 6,816 8,668 8,817 9,773 127.7 158.6 201.0 203.8 225.9
Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, CT 726† 963† 1,831 1,983† 1,602 59.9† 79.8† 151.3 164.4† 132.8
Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX 9,290 10,378 10,789 10,831 10,335 139.6 153.2 156.5 154.8 147.7
Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson, IN 3,716 4,808 5,430 4,902 4,901 186.8 239.9 267.7 239.3 239.2
Jacksonville, FL 2,740 3,168 3,721 4,054 4,653 189.0 214.3 247.2 264.2 303.2
Kansas City, MO-KS 2,943 4,009 5,274 5,657 5,485 141.0 190.5 247.7 263.9 255.9
Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV 2,975 3,653 4,430 5,294 5,448 140.7 169.5 201.0 237.2 244.1
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA 19,867 25,438 29,669 31,206 30,265 148.9 191.1 222.2 234.8 227.7
Louisville-Jefferson County, KY-IN 2,187 2,957 3,413 2,663† 2,929 171.1 230.4 263.8 205.3† 225.8
Memphis, TN-MS-AR 3,143 3,746 4,653 5,458 5,405 233.8 279.0 345.1 404.1 400.2
Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach, FL 6,905 7,984 8,848 9,618 10,891 114.8 131.6 143.7 155.2 175.7
Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, WI 3,719 4,454 4,910 4,748 5,265 236.0 283.2 311.5 301.2 334.0
Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI 3,289 4,123 5,260 5,834 6,234 93.3 116.1 146.1 160.8 171.8
Nashville-Davidson-Murfreesboro-Franklin, TN 2,200 2,695 2,706 3,102 3,935 120.2 144.5 142.2 160.6 203.8
New Orleans-Metairie, LA 2,929 3,414 3,638 3,584 3,646 231.9 269.1 285.2 282.1 287.0
New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA 23,721 26,186 32,018 34,772 38,147 117.5 129.9 157.6 174.0 190.9
Oklahoma City, OK 2,403 2,953 3,418 3,596 4,108 176.9 215.0 247.0 257.5 294.2
Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford, FL 3,073 3,393 4,290 4,307 4,724 128.7 139.0 170.9 167.4 183.6
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD 9,724 11,394 12,096 12,123 12,210 160.2 187.7 198.4 198.9 200.3
Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ 6,495 8,086 9,433 9,448 11,317 142.0 173.5 199.1 194.5 233.0
Pittsburgh, PA 2,422 2,601 2,370 2,629 2,420 102.9 111.0 101.6 113.1 104.1
Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, OR-WA 2,386 3,177 3,444 4,238 4,288 99.9 131.0 140.4 171.0 173.0
Providence-Warwick, RI-MA 834† 1,108† 1,561† 1,956 2,007 51.7† 68.6† 96.3† 120.6 123.8
Raleigh, NC 2,018 1,915 2,491 2,554 2,684 158.5 147.0 186.6 187.4 197.0
Richmond, VA 2,200 3,198 3,200 2,977 3,648 173.0 249.5 247.3 227.9 279.3
Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA 4,904 5,958 7,329 7,977 7,958 109.2 131.6 160.0 172.6 172.2
Sacramento-Roseville-Arden-Arcade, CA 3,317 3,402 4,057 4,402 4,934 145.9 148.1 174.5 187.7 210.4
Salt Lake City, UT 1,078 1,462 1,693 1,933 1,758† 92.1 123.3 140.7 158.1 143.8†
San Antonio-New Braunfels, TX 4,160 4,779 4,891 4,304 3,481 174.5 196.7 197.7 170.9 138.2
San Diego-Carlsbad, CA 3,691 4,989 5,973 6,184 6,366 111.9 150.4 179.0 185.0 190.4
San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA 9,330 10,669 12,169 12,642 12,598 200.4 228.0 257.4 267.3 266.4
San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA 1,857 1,976 2,528 2,230 2,556 93.9 99.9 126.5 111.5 127.9
Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA 4,766 5,149 6,667 7,190 7,532 127.7 135.5 172.4 182.5 191.2
St. Louis, MO-IL 5,257 6,558 6,699 7,260 7,856 187.0 233.6 238.6 258.8 280.0
Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater, FL 3,916 4,408 4,661 4,352 4,986 131.6 145.4 150.8 138.5 158.7
Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC 3,300 4,320 4,785 4,505 5,241 191.3 250.2 277.4 260.6 303.2
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV 3,008 4,335 9,682 9,313 10,009† 49.3 70.7 155.7 149.0 160.1†
SELECTED MSAs TOTAL 239,580 288,468 340,672 350,532 368,243 135.6 162.1 189.4 194.0 203.8
 

* MSAs were selected on the basis of the largest population in the 2010 US Census.

† The variable used to identify county, which is used to classify cases into MSAs, was complete for ≤95% of cases in a state contributing data to this MSA. See Technical Notes for more information.

‡ 2016 county data for Alabama have been corrected and may not match previous reports.

NOTE: County was misclassified in the 2017 District of Columbia STD morbidity data resulting in inaccurate county-level case counts and rates.

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