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Table 33. Primary and Secondary Syphilis - Reported Cases and Rates in Counties and Independent Cities* Ranked by Number of Reported Cases, United States, 2012

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RankCounty/Independent CityCasesRate per 100,000 PopulationCumulative Percentage
1Los Angeles County, CA9439.56
2Cook County, IL67913.010
3San Francisco County, CA49661.013
4Harris County, TX48911.716
5Fulton County, GA39441.519
6New York County, NY37823.621
7Miami-Dade County, FL34613.523
8San Diego County, CA33110.525
9Bexar County, TX32118.327
10Broward County, FL28115.829
11Philadelphia County, PA26917.531
12Kings County, NY26710.533
13Baltimore (City), MD25140.534
14King County, WA21310.836
15Dallas County, TX1897.837
16Bronx County, NY17812.838
17Wayne County, MI1719.539
18DeKalb County, GA16723.940
19Washington, D.C.16526.741
20Tarrant County, TX1638.842
21Queens County, NY1617.243
22Maricopa County, AZ1594.144
23Hillsborough County, FL15512.245
24Franklin County, OH15112.846
25Travis County, TX13712.947
26Orange County, FL13711.748
27Alameda County, CA1368.949
28Sacramento County, CA1359.450
29Multnomah County, OR13417.951
30Hamilton County, OH13416.751
31Marion County, IN12914.252
32Denver County, CO12219.753
33Riverside County, CA1135.054
34Orange County, CA1063.554
35Santa Clara County, CA1045.755
36Caddo County, LA10139.356
37Suffolk County, MA9813.456
38Shelby County, TN9710.457
39Clark County, NV974.958
40Mecklenburg County, NC889.358
41Prince George's County, MD839.559
42Palm Beach County, FL785.859
43Hennepin County, MN766.560
44San Joaquin County, CA7510.860
45Richland County, SC7419.061
46Kern County, CA738.661
47Jefferson County, KY729.662
48Davidson County, TN7111.262
49Hampden County, MA6313.662
50Jefferson County, AL629.463
51Bernalillo County, NM629.263
52Hinds County, MS6124.664
53Pinellas County, FL616.664
54Contra Costa County, CA615.764
55Pulaski County, AR5714.865
56Wake County, NC566.065
57Hudson County, NJ558.665
58Cobb County, GA557.966
59Allegheny County, PA554.566
60San Bernardino County, CA532.666
61East Baton Rouge County, LA5211.867
62Jackson County, MO527.767
63Clayton County, GA4918.767
64Orleans County, LA4913.668
65Essex County, NJ496.268
66Fresno County, CA495.268
67Westchester County, NY485.069
68Middlesex County, MA483.269
69Escambia County, FL4715.769
70St. Louis (City), MO4714.870

* Accounting for 70% of reported primary and secondary syphilis cases.

Counties and independent cities were ranked in descending order by number of cases reported then by rate in 2012.

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