Reported Tuberculosis in the United States, 2016

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Table 30. Tuberculosis Cases and Case Rates per 100,000 Population, Ranked and Grouped by Number of Cases: United States and the District of Columbia, 2016 and 2015

Table 30. Tuberculosis Cases and Case Rates per 100,000 Population, Ranked and Grouped by Number of Cases: United States and the District of Columbia, 2016 and 2015
Reporting Area 2016 2015 2015–2016 % change Overall rank by 2016 rate
No. Rate No. Rate No. Rate
Total 9,272 2.9 9,547 3.0 –2.9 –3.6
≥500 cases in 2016
California 2,062 5.3 2,131 5.5 –3.2 –3.9 3
Texas 1,250 4.5 1,334 4.9 –6.3 –7.8 4
New York 768 3.9 763 3.9 0.7 0.7 5
Florida 639 3.1 602 3.0 6.1 4.3 9
100–499 cases in 2016
Illinois 342 2.7 343 2.7 –0.3 0.0 18
Georgia 302 2.9 320 3.1 –5.6 –6.6 12
New Jersey 294 3.3 326 3.6 –9.8 –9.9 8
Maryland 220 3.7 176 2.9 25.0 24.6 7
North Carolina 219 2.2 199 2.0 10.1 8.8 21
Virginia 205 2.4 212 2.5 –3.3 –3.8 19
Washington 205 2.8 207 2.9 –1.0 –2.7 14
Massachusetts 190 2.8 192 2.8 –1.0 –1.4 15
Arizona 188 2.7 198 2.9 –5.1 –6.6 17
Pennsylvania 173 1.4 200 1.6 –13.5 –13.4 38
Minnesota 168 3.0 150 2.7 12.0 11.2 11
Ohio 140 1.2 143 1.2 –2.1 –2.2 41
Michigan 133 1.3 131 1.3 1.5 1.4 40
Louisiana 127 2.7 119 2.5 6.7 6.4 16
Hawaii 119 8.3 127 8.9 –6.3 –6.5 1
Alabama 112 2.3 119 2.5 –5.9 –6.1 20
Indiana 109 1.6 116 1.8 –6.0 –6.3 32
Tennessee 103 1.5 131 2.0 –21.4 –22.0 33
South Carolina 102 2.1 104 2.1 –1.9 –3.2 22
Missouri 101 1.7 92 1.5 9.8 9.5 31
<100 cases in 2016
Arkansas 91 3.0 90 3.0 1.1 0.8 10
Kentucky 91 2.1 67 1.5 35.8 35.4 23
Oklahoma 78 2.0 67 1.7 16.4 15.9 25
Oregon 70 1.7 76 1.9 –7.9 –9.4 29
Colorado 64 1.2 73 1.3 –12.3 –13.8 42
Mississippi 61 2.0 73 2.4 –16.4 –16.4 24
Alaska 57 7.7 68 9.2 –16.2 –16.6 2
Nevada 56 1.9 85 2.9 –34.1 –35.4 26
Connecticut 52 1.5 70 2.0 –25.7 –25.5 36
Iowa 48 1.5 38 1.2 26.3 25.8 34
Wisconsin 40 0.7 69 1.2 –42.0 –42.1 48
Kansas 39 1.3 36 1.2 8.3 8.3 39
New Mexico 39 1.9 47 2.3 –17.0 –17.0 27
Nebraska 28 1.5 33 1.7 –15.2 –15.7 35
District of Columbia 25 3.7 33 4.9 –24.2 –25.4 6
Maine 23 1.7 18 1.4 27.8 27.6 28
North Dakota 22 2.9 9 1.2 144.4 144.1 13
Utah 20 0.7 37 1.2 –45.9 –47.0 49
Idaho 18 1.1 11 0.7 63.6 60.7 47
Delaware 16 1.7 22 2.3 –27.3 –27.9 30
New Hampshire 15 1.1 13 1.0 15.4 15.0 44
West Virginia 14 0.8 10 0.5 40.0 40.8 47
Rhode Island 12 1.1 30 2.8 –60.0 –60.0 43
South Dakota 12 1.4 17 2.0 –29.4 –30.0 37
Vermont 5 0.8 7 1.1 –28.6 –28.4 46
Montana 4 0.4 9 0.9 –55.6 –56.0 50
Wyoming 1 0.2 4 0.7 –75.0 –75.0 51

1Includes New York City.

Note: Denominators for computing 2015 and 2016 rates for states and the District of Columbia were obtained from U.S. Census Annual Estimates of the Resident Population for the United States, Regions, States, and Puerto Rico (April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2016) (https://www2.census.gov/programs-surveys/popest/tables/2010-2016/state/totalsExternal); accessed July 6, 2017.

Page last reviewed: November 13, 2017