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Introductory Section

This web page is archived for historical purposes and is no longer being updated. Newer data is available on the STD Data and Statistics page.


This report was prepared by

Surveillance and Data Management Branch
Division of STD Prevention
National Center for HIV/AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Jerusha Barton, Jim Braxton, Darlene Davis, Alex de Voux, Elaine Flagg, LaZetta Grier, Alesia Harvey, Sarah Kidd, Robert Kirkcaldy, Kristen Kreisel, Eloisa Llata, Viani Ramirez, Fred Rivers, Michelle Rose, Charnetta Smith, Mark Stenger, Timothy Tilert, Elizabeth Torrone, Hillard Weinstock, Emily Weston

Others contributing to the production and dissemination of this publication

Office of the Director
Division of STD Prevention

Gail Bolan, Keith Davis, Suzanne Haecker, Rachel Powell, Raul Romaguera, Jo Valentine

Publication of this report would not have been possible without the contributions of the state and territorial
health departments, sexually transmitted disease control programs, and public health laboratories that provided surveillance data to CDC.

Copyright Information

All material contained in this report is in the public domain and may be used and reprinted without special permission; however, citation as to source is appreciated.

Suggested Citation

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Sexually Transmitted Disease Surveillance 2015. Atlanta: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services; 2016.

Web Site

The online version of this report is available at

Selected STD Surveillance and Prevention References and Web Sites

STD Surveillance Reports 1993–2014

STD Data in the NCHHSTP Atlas

STD Data on Wonder

STD Data Management & Information Technology

STD Fact Sheets

STD Treatment Guidelines

STD Program Evaluation Guidelines

STD Program Operation Guidelines

Recommendations for Public Health Surveillance of Syphilis in the United States

Behavioral Surveillance
Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance System:

National Survey of Family Growth