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Table A3. Healthy People 2010 (HP 2010) Sexually Transmitted Diseases Objective Status

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HP2010 ObjectivesBaseline YearBaseline20052006200720082009HP 2010 Target
25–1 Reduce the proportion of adolescents and young adults with Chlamydia trachomatis infectionsa. Females aged 15 to 24 years attending family planning clinics*19975.0%6.9%7.1%7.5%7.8%8.1%3.0%
b. Females aged 15 to 24 years attending STD clinics*199712.2%15.4%14.8%15.3%16.3%16.4%3.0%
c. Males aged 15 to 24 years attending STD clinics*199715.7%20.5%20.8%22.4%23.7%24.0%3.0%
d. Females aged 24 years or less enrolled in National Job Training Program200210.1%9.2%13.1%13.2%12.8%11.3%6.8%
25–2 Reduce the incidence of gonorrhea (new cases per 100,000 population)a. Reduce gonorrhea incidence per 100,000 population1997123.0114.6119.7118.0111.699.119.0
b. Females aged 15 to 44 years2002279.0275.0289.0291.0285.0255.042.0
25-3 Eliminate sustained domestic transmission of primary and secondary syphilis (cases per 100,000 population)19973.
25-4 Reduce the proportion of adults aged 20 to 29 years with genital herpes infection1988–9417.0%NANANANANA14.0%
25-6 Reduce the proportion of females aged 15 to 44 years who have ever required treatment for pelvic inflammatory disease (PID)19958.0%NANANANANA5.0%
25-7 Reduce the proportion of childless females with fertility problems who have had a sexually transmitted disease or who have required treatment for pelvic inflammatory disease (PID)199527.0%NANANANANA15.0%
25-9 Reduce congenital syphilis (cases per 100,000 live births)199727.08.28.710.
25-11 Increase the proportion of adolescents who abstain from sexual intercourse or use condoms if currently sexually active (grades 9 through 12)a. Adolescents (grade 9) who never had sexual intercourse199950.0%53.0%NA52.0%NA54.0%56.0%
b. Adolescents (grade 9) who had sexual intercourse but not in the past 3 months199927.0%27.0%NA27.0%NA26.0%30.0%
c. Adolescents (grades 9 through 12) who used condoms at last intercourse199958.0%63.0%NA62.0%NA61.0%65.0%
25-13 Increase the proportion of Tribal, state, and local sexually transmitted disease programs that routinely offer hepatitis B vaccines to all STD clients19985.0%NANANANANA90.0%
25-16 Increase the proportion of sexually active females aged 25 years and under who are screened annually for genital chlamydia infectionsa. Females aged 25 years and under enrolled in commercial MCOs200325%35%37%38%42%43%62%
b. Females aged 25 years and under enrolled in Medicaid MCOs200341%51%52%51%55%57%62%

HP2010 ObjectiveData Source
25–1 a, b, cRegional Infertility Prevention Projects (IPP), STD Surveillance System (STDSS), NCHHSTP, CDC
25–1 dNational Job Training Program, STD Surveillance System (STDSS), NCHHSTP, CDC
25–2 a, bSTD Surveillance System (STDSS), NCHHSTP, CDC
25–3STD Surveillance System (STDSS), NCHHSTP, CDC
25–4National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES), NCHS, CDC
25–6National Survey of Family Growth (NSFG), NCHS, CDC
25–7National Survey of Family Growth (NSFG), NCHS, CDC
25–9STD Surveillance System, NCHHSTP, CDC, National Vital Statistics System- Natality (NVSS-N), NCHS, CDC
25–11 a, b, cYouth Risk Behavior Surveillance System (YRBSS), NCCDPHP, CDC
25–13Survey of STD Programs, National Coalition of STD Directors (NCSD); IHS
25–16 a, bHealthcare Effectiveness Data and Information Set (HEDIS), National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA)

* Overall chlamydia positivity.

NA = Not available; HP 2010 = Healthy People 2010; MCOs = managed care organizations.

NOTE: Healthy People 2010 developmental objectives are not addressed in this report.

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