Tables – Sexually Transmitted Disease Surveillance, 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic affected STD prevention and control efforts, introducing uncertainty and difficulty in interpreting 2020 surveillance data. These tables highlight current trends for three nationally notifiable STDs – chlamydia, gonorrhea, and syphilis.

Trends presented in Sexually Transmitted Disease Surveillance, 2020 should be interpreted cautiously. For more information, see Impact of COVID-19 on STDs.

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Table 12. Total Syphilis* — Reported Cases and Rates of Reported Cases by State/Territory and Region in Alphabetical Order, United States, 2016-2020

Table 13. Primary and Secondary Syphilis — Reported Cases and Rates of Reported Cases by State, Ranked by Rates, United States, 2020

Table 14. Primary and Secondary Syphilis — Reported Cases and Rates of Reported Cases by State/Territory and Region in Alphabetical Order, United States, 2016-2020

Table 14A. Primary and Secondary Syphilis Among Men – Reported Cases and Rates of Reported Cases by State/Territory and Region in Alphabetical Order, United States, 2016-2020

Table 14B. Primary and Secondary Syphilis Among Women – Reported Cases and Rates of Reported Cases by State/Territory and Region in Alphabetical Order, United States, 2016-2020

Table 15. Primary and Secondary Syphilis — Reported Cases and Rates of Reported Cases by Age Group and Sex, United States, 2016-2020

Table 16A. Primary and Secondary Syphilis — Reported Cases by Race/Hispanic Ethnicity, Age Group, and Sex, United States, 2020

Table 16B. Primary and Secondary Syphilis — Rates of Reported Cases* by Race/Hispanic Ethnicity, Age Group, and Sex, United States, 2020

Table 17. Primary and Secondary Syphilis—Reported Cases* and Rates of Reported Cases Among Gay, Bisexual, and Other Men Who Have Sex with Men by State in Alphabetical Order, United States, 2016-2020

Table 18. Early Non-Primary Non-Secondary Syphilis — Reported Cases and Rates of Reported Cases by State/Territory and Region in Alphabetical Order, United States and Territories, 2016-2020

Table 19. Unknown Duration or Late Syphilis* — Reported Cases and Rates of Reported Cases by State/Territory and Region in Alphabetical Order, United States, 2016-2020

Table 20. Congenital Syphilis — Reported Cases and Rates of Reported Cases by State, Ranked by Rates, United States, 2020

Table 21. Congenital Syphilis — Reported Cases and Rates of Reported Cases by Year of Birth, by State/Territory* and Region in Alphabetical Order, United States, 2016-2020

Table 22. Congenital Syphilis — Reported Cases and Rates of Reported Cases* by Year of Birth and Race/Hispanic Ethnicity of Mother, United States, 2016-2020

Table 23. Syphilis—Reported Cases and Rates of Total Syphilis (All Stages) Among Women Aged 15-44 Years and Reported Cases and Rates of Congenital Syphilis by State/Territory* and Region in Alphabetical Order, United States, 2020