Sexually Transmitted Disease Surveillance 2018
chevron circle up solid iconCongenital Syphilis
185% increase since 2014
- STI Prevalence, Incidence, and Cost Estimates in the United States: 1 in 5 people in the United States had an STI on any given day in 2018. These updated estimates provide the clearest picture to date of how common and costly STIs are in the United States. (January 25, 2021)
- Announcement from Dr. Gail Bolanpdf icon: CDC’s STD Director on the continued concerning increases in congenital syphilis.
- 2018 STD Surveillance Report Press Release: New CDC Report: STDs Continue to Rise in the U.S.
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Page last reviewed: January 25, 2021