Reported Tuberculosis in the United States, 2018

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State & Local Data


Reporting areas include 50 states, 2 cities (NYC and DC), 5 U.S. territories, and 3 independent countries that are in compacts of free association with the United States.

Among U.S. states, the majority of TB cases continue to be reported from four states: California (23.2%), Texas (12.5%), New York (8.3%), and Florida (6.5%). However, considering incidence rates by reporting area, Alaska (8.5 cases per 100,000 persons) has the highest TB rate, followed by Hawaii (8.4), New York City (6.7), California (5.3), the District of Columbia (5.1), and Texas (3.9).

Page last reviewed: September 6, 2019