Reported Tuberculosis in the United States, 2017

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Table 38. Tuberculosis Cases and Percentages, by Homeless Status ,1 Ages ≥15 Years: Reporting Areas, 2017

Table 38. Tuberculosis Cases and Percentages, by Homeless Status, Ages ≥15 Years: Reporting Areas, 2017
Reporting Area Total Cases Cases with Information on Homeless Status Cases Reported as Being Homeless2
No. (%) No. (%)
United States 8,668 8,592 (99.1) 397 (4.6)
Alabama 108 108 (100.0) 7 (6.5)
Alaska 46 46 (100.0) 2 (4.3)
Arizona 173 171 (98.8) 17 (9.9)
Arkansas 68 68 (100.0) 4 (5.9)
California 1,979 1,975 (99.8) 106 (5.4)
Colorado 80 80 (100.0) 4 (5.0)
Connecticut 60 60 (100.0) 1 (1.7)
Delaware 15 14 (93.3) 0 (0)
District of Columbia 35 35 (100.0) 8 (22.9)
Florida 537 523 (97.4) 32 (6.1)
Georgia 272 271 (99.6) 16 (5.9)
Hawaii 112 110 (98.2) 4 (3.6)
Idaho 8 8 (100.0) 0 (0)
Illinois 322 320 (99.4) 13 (4.1)
Indiana 94 94 (100.0) 4 (4.3)
Iowa 45 45 (100.0) 1 (2.2)
Kansas 29 29 (100.0) 4 (13.8)
Kentucky 60 60 (100.0) 1 (1.7)
Louisiana 129 127 (98.4) 3 (2.4)
Maine 13 13 (100.0) 0 (0)
Maryland 199 196 (98.5) 5 (2.6)
Massachusetts 199 192 (96.5) 9 (4.7)
Michigan 125 125 (100.0) 2 (1.6)
Minnesota 155 155 (100.0) 7 (4.5)
Mississippi 51 51 (100.0) 7 (13.7)
Missouri 80 80 (100.0) 2 (2.5)
Montana 3 3 (100.0) 0 (0)
Nebraska 20 18 (90.0) 1 (5.6)
Nevada 79 79 (100.0) 4 (5.1)
New Hampshire 19 19 (100.0) 1 (5.3)
New Jersey 266 266 (100.0) 4 (1.5)
New Mexico 37 31 (83.8) 0 (0)
New York State3 185 183 (98.9) 7 (3.8)
New York City 598 585 (97.8) 23 (3.9)
North Carolina 201 201 (100.0) 8 (4.0)
North Dakota 14 14 (100.0) 0 (0)
Ohio 150 150 (100.0) 7 (4.7)
Oklahoma 49 47 (95.9) 0 (0)
Oregon 69 69 (100.0) 4 (5.8)
Pennsylvania 190 190 (100.0) 4 (2.1)
Rhode Island 12 12 (100.0) 0 (0)
South Carolina 94 94 (100.0) 6 (6.4)
South Dakota 14 14 (100.0) 0 (0)
Tennessee 120 120 (100.0) 14 (11.7)
Texas 1,070 1,066 (99.6) 40 (3.8)
Utah 22 22 (100.0) 0 (0)
Vermont 3 3 (100.0) 0 (0)
Virginia 195 195 (100.0) 6 (3.1)
Washington 199 190 (95.5) 8 (4.2)
West Virginia 16 16 (100.0) 0 (0)
Wisconsin 47 47 (100.0) 1 (2.1)
Wyoming 2 2 (100.0) 0 (0)
American Samoa4 2 2 (100.0) 0 (0)
Fed. States of Micronesia4 91 91 (100.0) 0 (0)
Guam4 75 75 (100.0) 3 (4.0)
Marshall Islands4 147 147 (100.0) 0 (0)
N. Mariana Islands4 32 32 (100.0) 0 (0)
Puerto Rico4 39 39 (100.0) 1 (2.6)
Republic of Palau4 18 18 (100.0) 0 (0)
U.S. Virgin Islands4 0 0 0

1 Homeless within past 12 months of TB diagnosis. Percentage based on 52 reporting areas (50 states, New York City, and the District of Columbia).
2 Percent of those with known status.
3 Excludes New York City.
4 Not included in U.S. totals.
Note: Ellipses (…) indicate that the percentage cannot be calculated, and the denominator is 0.

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