Reported Tuberculosis in the United States, 2021
Table 12. 5-Year Tuberculosis Incidence Rates per 100,000 Population in the United States by Country of Birth,1 2017–2021
See Surveillance Slide #15.
|Country of birth||Average annual number of cases||Population estimate2||U.S. rate by country of birth|
|Republic of the Marshall Islands||47||27,956||169.6|
|Republic of the Congo||35||34,268||101.0|
|Federated States of Micronesia||20||34,161||58.5|
1The ten countries with the greatest 5-year incidence rates are shown in the table.
2Population estimates were obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau, American Community Survey (ACS) Public Use Microdata Sample (PUMS) data, 2016–2020 multiyear file: https://www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/microdata/access.html. At the time of this report, the 2017–2021 had not been published yet.
Note: Data for all years are updated through July 8, 2022.