Reported Tuberculosis in the United States, 2017

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Table 49. Tuberculosis Cases and Percentages, by Reason Therapy Was Stopped: Reporting Areas, 20151

Table 49. Tuberculosis Cases and Percentages, by Reason Therapy Was Stopped: Reporting Areas, 2015
Reporting Area Cases with Initial Drug Regimen Prescribed2 Completed Therapy Did Not Complete Therapy
Adverse Event Lost Refused Died3 Unknown4
No. (%) No. (%) No. (%) No. (%) No. (%) No. (%)
United States 9,288 8,133 (87.6) 17 (0.2) 108 (1.2) 71 (0.8) 572 (6.2) 387 (4.2)
Alabama 116 100 (86.2) 0 (0.0) 1 (0.9) 2 (1.7) 12 (10.3) 1 (0.9)
Alaska 67 64 (95.5) 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0) 3 (4.5) 0 (0.0)
Arizona 194 163 (84.0) 0 (0.0) 4 (2.1) 1 (0.5) 13 (6.7) 13 (6.7)
Arkansas 88 80 (90.9) 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0) 1 (1.1) 5 (5.7) 2 (2.3)
California 2,073 1,786 (86.2) 5 (0.2) 19 (0.9) 14 (0.7) 147 (7.1) 102 (4.9)
Colorado 72 69 (95.8) 0 (0.0) 1 (1.4) 1 (1.4) 0 (0.0) 1 (1.4)
Connecticut 70 62 (88.6) 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0) 6 (8.6) 2 (2.9)
Delaware 21 21 (100.0) 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0)
District of Columbia 30 25 (83.3) 0 (0.0) 1 (3.3) 0 (0.0) 3 (10.0) 1 (3.3)
Florida 583 522 (89.5) 0 (0.0) 4 (0.7) 1 (0.2) 41 (7.0) 15 (2.6)
Georgia 314 286 (91.1) 0 (0.0) 6 (1.9) 0 (0.0) 19 (6.1) 3 (1.0)
Hawaii 126 118 (93.7) 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0) 1 (0.8) 6 (4.8) 1 (0.8)
Idaho 11 10 (90.9) 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0) 1 (9.1)
Illinois 335 309 (92.2) 0 (0.0) 2 (0.6) 1 (0.3) 18 (5.4) 5 (1.5)
Indiana 114 102 (89.5) 0 (0.0) 2 (1.8) 2 (1.8) 6 (5.3) 2 (1.8)
Iowa 38 35 (92.1) 2 (5.3) 0 (0.0) 1 (2.6) 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0)
Kansas 35 33 (94.3) 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0) 1 (2.9) 1 (2.9) 0 (0.0)
Kentucky 67 61 (91.0) 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0) 5 (7.5) 1 (1.5)
Louisiana 115 81 (70.4) 0 (0.0) 4 (3.5) 1 (0.9) 4 (3.5) 25 (21.7)
Maine 17 16 (94.1) 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0) 1 (5.9) 0 (0.0)
Maryland 171 155 (90.6) 2 (1.2) 2 (1.2) 1 (0.6) 8 (4.7) 3 (1.8)
Massachusetts 187 165 (88.2) 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0) 1 (0.5) 6 (3.2) 15 (8.0)
Michigan 130 121 (93.1) 0 (0.0) 1 (0.8) 1 (0.8) 6 (4.6) 1 (0.8)
Minnesota 146 136 (93.2) 1 (0.7) 2 (1.4) 0 (0.0) 2 (1.4) 5 (3.4)
Mississippi 70 57 (81.4) 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0) 9 (12.9) 4 (5.7)
Missouri 90 72 (80.0) 2 (2.2) 0 (0.0) 3 (3.3) 4 (4.4) 9 (10.0)
Montana 8 8 (100.0) 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0)
Nebraska 32 10 (31.3) 1 (3.1) 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0) 21 (65.6)
Nevada 82 75 (91.5) 0 (0.0) 1 (1.2) 0 (0.0) 5 (6.1) 1 (1.2)
New Hampshire 12 10 (83.3) 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0) 2 (16.7) 0 (0.0)
New Jersey 314 267 (85.0) 0 (0.0) 11 (3.5) 3 (1.0) 20 (6.4) 13 (4.1)
New Mexico 41 34 (82.9) 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0) 1 (2.4) 5 (12.2) 1 (2.4)
New York State5 184 161 (87.5) 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0) 2 (1.1) 14 (7.6) 7 (3.8)
New York City 564 516 (91.5) 0 (0.0) 4 (0.7) 6 (1.1) 28 (5.0) 10 (1.8)
North Carolina 192 177 (92.2) 0 (0.0) 2 (1.0) 0 (0.0) 12 (6.3) 1 (0.5)
North Dakota 8 6 (75.0) 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0) 1 (12.5) 1 (12.5)
Ohio 139 116 (83.5) 1 (0.7) 1 (0.7) 5 (3.6) 10 (7.2) 6 (4.3)
Oklahoma 62 57 (91.9) 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0) 1 (1.6) 3 (4.8) 1 (1.6)
Oregon 75 68 (90.7) 0 (0.0) 1 (1.3) 2 (2.7) 3 (4.0) 1 (1.3)
Pennsylvania 196 165 (84.2) 0 (0.0) 4 (2.0) 2 (1.0) 16 (8.2) 9 (4.6)
Rhode Island 28 26 (92.9) 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0) 1 (3.6) 1 (3.6)
South Carolina 100 86 (86.0) 1 (1.0) 2 (2.0) 0 (0.0) 8 (8.0) 3 (3.0)
South Dakota 15 11 (73.3) 0 (0.0) 1 (6.7) 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0) 3 (20.0)
Tennessee 127 111 (87.4) 1 (0.8) 3 (2.4) 1 (0.8) 8 (6.3) 3 (2.4)
Texas 1,303 1,122 (86.1) 0 (0.0) 25 (1.9) 12 (0.9) 76 (5.8) 68 (5.2)
Utah 37 35 (94.6) 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0) 1 (2.7) 1 (2.7) 0 (0.0)
Vermont 7 7 (100.0) 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0)
Virginia 208 189 (90.9) 0 (0.0) 2 (1.0) 2 (1.0) 12 (5.8) 3 (1.4)
Washington 196 160 (81.6) 0 (0.0) 2 (1.0) 0 (0.0) 14 (7.1) 20 (10.2)
West Virginia 8 6 (75.0) 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0) 1 (12.5) 1 (12.5)
Wisconsin 66 59 (89.4) 1 (1.5) 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0) 6 (9.1) 0 (0.0)
Wyoming 4 2 (50.0) 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0) 1 (25.0) 1 (25.0)
American Samoa6 4 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0) 4 (100.0)
Fed. States of Micronesia6 102 86 (84.3) 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0) 4 (3.9) 6 (5.9) 6 (5.9)
Guam6 73 44 (60.3) 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0) 3 (4.1) 26 (35.6)
Marshall Islands6 133 110 (82.7) 0 (0.0) 4 (3.0) 3 (2.3) 13 (9.8) 3 (2.3)
N. Mariana Islands6 27 23 (85.2) 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0) 1 (3.7) 1 (3.7) 2 (7.4)
Puerto Rico6 48 35 (72.9) 0 (0.0) 2 (4.2) 3 (6.3) 7 (14.6) 1 (2.1)
Republic of Palau6 14 12 (85.7) 0 (0.0) 1 (7.1) 0 (0.0) 1 (7.1) 0 (0.0)
U.S. Virgin Islands6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

1 Most recent year for which data are available.
2 Number of cases in persons alive at diagnosis, with an initial regimen of one or more drugs prescribed. Percentage for U.S. based on 52 reporting areas (50 states, New York City, and the District of Columbia).
3 Died = died of any cause.
4 Includes cases reported as other, missing, and unknown.
5 Excludes New York City.
6 Not included in U.S. totals.
Note: Ellipses (…) indicate that the percentage cannot be calculated, and the denominator is 0.

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