Reported Tuberculosis in the United States, 2017

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Table 21. Tuberculosis Cases Among U.S.-Born Persons, by Hispanic Ethnicity and Non-Hispanic Race, Sex, and Age Group: United States, 2017

Table 21. Tuberculosis Cases Among U.S.-Born Persons, by Hispanic Ethnicity and Non-Hispanic Race, Sex, and Age Group: United States, 2017
Race/Ethnicity and Sex Age Group
All Ages Under 5 5–14 15–24 25–44 45–64 >65 Unknown
Total Cases 2,705 206 128 257 620 850 644 0
Male 1,710 101 64 130 387 601 427 0
Female 995 105 64 127 233 249 217 0
Unknown 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Hispanic/Latino1 593 93 64 108 157 93 78 0
Male 358 47 26 57 110 71 47 0
Female 235 46 38 51 47 22 31 0
Unknown 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
American Indian/Alaska Native 91 6 5 12 17 31 20 0
Male 44 1 3 6 12 12 10 0
Female 47 5 2 6 5 19 10 0
Unknown 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Asian 136 31 18 31 29 9 18 0
Male 64 14 11 14 10 6 9 0
Female 72 17 7 17 19 3 9 0
Unknown 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Black/African American 1,007 51 23 72 262 394 205 0
Male 642 23 14 34 160 280 131 0
Female 365 28 9 38 102 114 74 0
Unknown 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Native Hawaiian/Other Pacific Islander 45 10 12 7 9 3 4 0
Male 27 7 6 4 4 3 3 0
Female 18 3 6 3 5 0 1 0
Unknown 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
White 803 10 3 26 139 310 315 0
Male 559 7 2 15 88 222 225 0
Female 244 3 1 11 51 88 90 0
Unknown 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Multiple Race2 26 3 2 1 7 9 4 0
Male 14 1 2 0 3 6 2 0
Female 12 2 0 1 4 3 2 0
Unknown 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Unknown 4 2 1 0 0 1 0 0
Male 2 1 0 0 0 1 0 0
Female 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0
Unknown 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

1 Persons of Hispanic/Latino origin may be of any or multiple race.
2 Indicates two or more races reported for a person and does not include persons of Hispanic/Latino origin.
Note: Case counts for race categories (American Indian/Alaska Native, Asian, black/African American, Native Hawaiian/Other Pacific Islander, and white) are mutually exclusive and do not include persons of Hispanic ethnicity or multiple race.
See Technical Notes.

Page last reviewed: October 22, 2018