Reported Tuberculosis in the United States, 2018

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Table 43. Tuberculosis Cases and Percentages, by Primary Occupation, Ages ≥15 Years: Reporting Areas, 2018

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Table 43. Tuberculosis Cases and Percentages, by Primary Occupation, Ages ≥15 Years: Reporting Areas, 2018
Reporting Area Total Cases Cases with Information on Occupation Percentage of Cases by Occupation1
No. (%) Unemployed Healthcare Worker Correctional Employee Migrant Worker Retired Not Seeking Employment Other
United States 8,650 8,275 (95.7) (21.8) (3.7) (0.1) (1.2) (18.0) (15.7) (39.5)
Alabama 85 85 (100.0) (15.3) (3.5) (0.0) (1.2) (15.3) (35.3) (29.4)
Alaska 49 48 (98.0) (31.3) (2.1) (0.0) (6.3) (4.2) (18.8) (37.5)
Arizona 172 166 (96.5) (9.6) (2.4) (0.0) (1.2) (24.7) (16.9) (45.2)
Arkansas 71 71 (100.0) (31.0) (0.0) (1.4) (0.0) (22.5) (14.1) (31.0)
California 2,027 1,993 (98.3) (15.4) (3.7) (0.1) (2.4) (25.9) (16.3) (36.3)
Colorado 64 63 (98.4) (11.1) (0.0) (0.0) (0.0) (12.7) (25.4) (50.8)
Connecticut 48 47 (97.9) (21.3) (4.3) (0.0) (0.0) (12.8) (14.9) (46.8)
Delaware 21 21 (100.0) (19.0) (4.8) (0.0) (0.0) (9.5) (4.8) (61.9)
District of Columbia 36 36 (100.0) (58.3) (2.8) (0.0) (0.0) (8.3) (0.0) (30.6)
Florida 566 531 (93.8) (51.0) (2.4) (0.4) (0.6) (5.8) (1.5) (38.2)
Georgia 256 237 (92.6) (28.3) (2.1) (0.0) (2.1) (22.4) (9.3) (35.9)
Hawaii 116 114 (98.3) (20.2) (5.3) (0.0) (0.0) (30.7) (9.6) (34.2)
Idaho 14 11 (78.6) (36.4) (0.0) (0.0) (0.0) (9.1) (0.0) (54.5)
Illinois 302 299 (99.0) (12.0) (4.3) (0.0) (0.3) (21.7) (19.4) (42.1)
Indiana 109 109 (100.0) (21.1) (2.8) (0.0) (0.0) (18.3) (24.8) (33.0)
Iowa 44 44 (100.0) (13.6) (2.3) (2.3) (0.0) (2.3) (20.5) (59.1)
Kansas 28 28 (100.0) (10.7) (14.3) (0.0) (3.6) (7.1) (25.0) (39.3)
Kentucky 61 61 (100.0) (1.6) (0.0) (0.0) (4.9) (9.8) (41.0) (42.6)
Louisiana 104 100 (96.2) (8.0) (1.0) (0.0) (2.0) (18.0) (29.0) (42.0)
Maine 12 12 (100.0) (33.3) (0.0) (0.0) (0.0) (8.3) (50.0) (8.3)
Maryland 200 195 (97.5) (13.3) (5.1) (0.0) (0.0) (7.7) (23.1) (50.8)
Massachusetts 193 175 (90.7) (30.3) (3.4) (0.0) (0.0) (20.6) (9.1) (36.6)
Michigan 100 99 (99.0) (50.5) (6.1) (0.0) (0.0) (0.0) (0.0) (43.4)
Minnesota 160 158 (98.8) (6.3) (11.4) (0.0) (0.6) (8.2) (34.2) (39.2)
Mississippi 76 75 (98.7) (36.0) (2.7) (0.0) (1.3) (25.3) (8.0) (26.7)
Missouri 75 15 (20.0) (0.0) (20.0) (6.7) (0.0) (33.3) (13.3) (26.7)
Montana 5 5 (100.0) (20.0) (0.0) (0.0) (0.0) (20.0) (0.0) (60.0)
Nebraska 25 17 (68.0) (23.5) (0.0) (0.0) (0.0) (11.8) (11.8) (52.9)
Nevada 64 64 (100.0) (14.1) (3.1) (0.0) (0.0) (25.0) (10.9) (46.9)
New Hampshire 12 12 (100.0) (8.3) (8.3) (0.0) (0.0) (33.3) (0.0) (50.0)
New Jersey 277 277 (100.0) (11.6) (3.6) (0.0) (0.7) (18.8) (20.6) (44.8)
New Mexico 40 38 (95.0) (7.9) (0.0) (2.6) (0.0) (15.8) (39.5) (34.2)
New York State2 185 179 (96.8) (27.4) (5.0) (0.0) (1.7) (17.3) (2.2) (46.4)
New York City 550 528 (96.0) (33.3) (2.8) (0.0) (1.3) (19.3) (4.4) (38.8)
North Carolina 191 191 (100.0) (28.3) (1.0) (0.0) (3.1) (19.9) (7.3) (40.3)
North Dakota 12 12 (100.0) (16.7) (25.0) (0.0) (0.0) (8.3) (0.0) (50.0)
Ohio 171 170 (99.4) (11.8) (2.4) (0.0) (0.6) (13.5) (28.2) (43.5)
Oklahoma 69 69 (100.0) (33.3) (2.9) (0.0) (2.9) (18.8) (2.9) (39.1)
Oregon 71 70 (98.6) (15.7) (10.0) (0.0) (2.9) (11.4) (15.7) (44.3)
Pennsylvania 208 196 (94.2) (20.4) (4.1) (0.0) (0.5) (20.4) (9.7) (44.9)
Rhode Island 20 19 (95.0) (15.8) (36.8) (0.0) (0.0) (10.5) (5.3) (31.6)
South Carolina 83 81 (97.6) (23.5) (7.4) (0.0) (0.0) (17.3) (21.0) (30.9)
South Dakota 12 12 (100.0) (0.0) (8.3) (0.0) (0.0) (25.0) (33.3) (33.3)
Tennessee 133 133 (100.0) (3.8) (3.8) (0.0) (0.8) (12.8) (37.6) (41.4)
Texas 1,078 966 (89.6) (29.6) (3.0) (0.0) (0.4) (11.2) (18.4) (37.4)
Utah 18 18 (100.0) (44.4) (0.0) (0.0) (0.0) (11.1) (16.7) (27.8)
Vermont 5 4 (80.0) (0.0) (0.0) (0.0) (0.0) (0.0) (25.0) (75.0)
Virginia 197 197 (100.0) (7.1) (3.6) (0.0) (0.0) (19.3) (15.2) (54.8)
Washington 181 170 (93.9) (7.1) (5.3) (0.0) (1.8) (14.7) (30.6) (40.6)
West Virginia 6 6 (100.0) (0.0) (0.0) (0.0) (0.0) (50.0) (16.7) (33.3)
Wisconsin 47 47 (100.0) (4.3) (0.0) (0.0) (0.0) (21.3) (29.8) (44.7)
Wyoming 1 1 (100.0) (0.0) (0.0) (0.0) (0.0) (100.0) (0.0) (0.0)
American Samoa3 1 1 (100.0) (0.0) (0.0) (0.0) (0.0) (0.0) (0.0) (100.0)
Fed. States of Micronesia3
Guam3 62 62 (100.0) (3.2) (1.6) (0.0) (0.0) (1.6) (46.8) (46.8)
Marshall Islands3
N. Mariana Islands3 41 41 (100.0) (12.2) (2.4) (0.0) (17.1) (7.3) (31.7) (29.3)
Puerto Rico3 27 27 (100.0) (18.5) (0.0) (0.0) (0.0) (18.5) (40.7) (22.2)
Republic of Palau3 16 16 (100.0) (6.3) (0.0) (0.0) (31.3) (12.5) (25.0) (25.0)
U.S. Virgin Islands3 0 0

1Primary occupation within past 12 months of TB diagnosis. Percentage based on 52 reporting areas (50 states, New York City, and the District of Columbia).
2Excludes New York City.
3Not included in U.S. totals.

Note:
Ellipses (…) indicate that the percentage cannot be calculated, and the denominator is 0.
Emdashes (—) indicate that data are not available.