Table 41. Congenital Syphilis — Reported Cases and Rates of Reported Cases by Year of Birth, by State/Territory* and Region in Alphabetical Order, United States, 2015-2019

Table 41. Congenital Syphilis — Reported Cases and Rates of Reported Cases by Year of Birth, by State/Territory* and Region in Alphabetical Order, United States, 2015-2019
State/Territory Cases Rates per 100,000 Live Births
2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
Alabama 3 4 6 7 15 5.0 6.8 10.2 11.9 25.4
Alaska 0 0 0 1 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 9.6 0.0
Arizona 14 17 32 61 109 16.4 20.1 39.1 74.5 133.1
Arkansas 5 6 8 25 21 12.9 15.7 21.3 66.6 56.0
California 140 207 281 329 445 28.5 42.3 59.6 69.8 94.3
Colorado 0 4 4 8 10 0.0 6.0 6.2 12.4 15.5
Connecticut 1 0 0 2 3 2.8 0.0 0.0 5.7 8.5
Delaware 1 0 0 0 2 9.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 18.4
District of Columbia 1 1 0 1 1 10.4 10.1 0.0 10.5 10.5
Florida 40 61 99 109 145 17.8 27.1 44.3 48.7 64.8
Georgia 21 21 23 31 52 16.0 16.1 17.8 24.0 40.2
Hawaii 2 1 3 4 3 10.9 5.5 17.1 22.8 17.1
Idaho 0 0 0 1 1 0.0 0.0 0.0 4.5 4.5
Illinois 31 18 22 30 32 19.6 11.7 14.7 20.1 21.4
Indiana 5 8 8 1 13 5.9 9.6 9.7 1.2 15.8
Iowa 0 1 2 3 1 0.0 2.5 5.2 7.8 2.6
Kansas 0 2 1 8 9 0.0 5.3 2.7 21.9 24.6
Kentucky 1 5 6 9 9 1.8 9.0 11.0 16.4 16.4
Louisiana 54 47 57 43 68 83.5 74.4 93.4 70.5 111.4
Maine 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Maryland 18 16 20 29 31 24.5 21.9 27.9 40.5 43.3
Massachusetts 4 3 0 0 9 5.6 4.2 0.0 0.0 12.7
Michigan 11 13 10 14 17 9.7 11.5 9.0 12.6 15.3
Minnesota 2 7 2 10 21 2.9 10.0 2.9 14.6 30.6
Mississippi 0 2 1 3 3 0.0 5.3 2.7 8.0 8.0
Missouri 4 8 10 18 18 5.3 10.7 13.7 24.6 24.6
Montana 0 0 1 0 1 0.0 0.0 8.5 0.0 8.5
Nebraska 0 1 1 0 0 0.0 3.8 3.9 0.0 0.0
Nevada 8 12 24 31 41 22.0 33.1 67.1 86.7 114.7
New Hampshire 0 0 0 1 2 0.0 0.0 0.0 8.3 16.5
New Jersey 0 12 14 13 15 0.0 11.7 13.8 12.8 14.8
New Mexico 2 3 1 10 28 7.7 12.1 4.2 42.1 117.8
New York 12 13 16 28 27 5.1 5.5 7.0 12.2 11.8
North Carolina 9 18 25 19 27 7.4 14.9 20.8 15.8 22.5
North Dakota 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Ohio 17 12 18 21 19 12.2 8.7 13.2 15.3 13.9
Oklahoma 7 3 7 11 43 13.2 5.7 13.9 21.9 85.6
Oregon 6 6 8 20 18 13.1 13.2 18.3 45.8 41.3
Pennsylvania 7 5 7 9 13 5.0 3.6 5.1 6.5 9.4
Rhode Island 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
South Carolina 3 9 8 9 17 5.2 15.7 14.0 15.8 29.8
South Dakota 0 2 3 1 2 0.0 16.3 24.7 8.2 16.5
Tennessee 5 8 10 13 13 6.1 9.9 12.3 16.0 16.0
Texas 52 71 179 371 528 12.9 17.8 46.9 97.1 138.2
Utah 0 0 0 1 4 0.0 0.0 0.0 2.1 8.2
Vermont 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Virginia 3 8 12 10 11 2.9 7.8 12.0 10.0 11.0
Washington 5 3 6 6 15 5.6 3.3 6.9 6.9 17.1
West Virginia 0 2 3 1 6 0.0 10.5 16.1 5.4 32.1
Wisconsin 0 1 3 1 2 0.0 1.5 4.6 1.5 3.1
Wyoming 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
US TOTAL 494 641 941 1,323 1,870 12.4 16.2 24.4 34.3 48.5
Northeast 24 33 37 53 69 3.8 5.3 6.0 8.6 11.2
Midwest 70 73 80 107 134 8.4 8.8 9.9 13.2 16.5
South 223 282 464 691 992 14.4 18.4 30.9 45.9 66.0
West 177 253 360 472 675 18.4 26.4 38.9 51.0 72.9
American Samoa NR NR NR 0 0 0.0 0.0
Guam 2 0 0 0 0 59.4 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Northern Mariana Islands NR NR NR 0 0 0.0 0.0
Puerto Rico 5 5 7 9 7 16.0 17.7 28.8 37.0 28.8
Virgin Islands 0 0 0 NR 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
TERRITORIES 7 5 7 9 7 19.5 15.2 24.3 31.1 23.2
TOTAL 501 646 948 1,332 1,877 12.5 16.2 24.4 34.3 48.3
 

* Mother’s state/territory of residence was used to assign case.

NOTE: See Technical Notes for more information on interpreting case counts and rates in US territories.

NR = No report.

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