Table 42. Congenital Syphilis — Reported Cases and Rates of Reported Cases per 100,000 Live Births by Year of Birth and Race/Ethnicity of Mother, United States, 2012–2016

Year
of
Birth
Whites Blacks Hispanics Asians/
Pacific
Islanders
American Indians/
Alaska Natives
Other Unknown Total
Cases Rate Cases Rate Cases Rate Cases Rate Cases Rate Cases Rate Cases Rate Cases Rate
2012 50 2.3 189 32.1 80 8.8 6 2.3 2 5.1 3 NA 4 NA 334 8.4
2013 62 2.9 185 31.4 93 10.3 9 3.5 5 12.8 3 NA 4 NA 361 9.2
2014 79 3.6 227 38.2 112 12.3 18 6.6 5 13.2 9 NA 11 NA 461 11.6
2015 97 4.5 207 34.9 143 15.6 15 5.5 4 10.5 7 NA 19 NA 492 12.3
2016 116 5.3 256 43.1 187 20.5 25 9.2 12 31.6 7 NA 25 NA 628 15.7

NA = Not applicable.