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IID-1.7 Data Details

IID-1.7 Reduce cases of pertussis among adolescents aged 11 to 18 years

About the Data

Description of the data source, numerator, denominator, survey questions, and other relevant details about the national estimate.

National Data Source
National Notifiable Diseases Surveillance System (NNDSS); Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Public Health Surveillance and Informatics Program Office (CDC/PHSIPO)
Changed Since the Healthy People 2020 Launch
No
Measure
number 
Baseline (Year)
3,995 (2000-2004)
Target
2,000
Target-Setting Method
Projection/trend analysis
Numerator
Number of confirmed and probable cases of pertussis (including cases identified in outbreak settings) among persons aged 11 to 18 years
Data Collection Frequency
Annual
Comparable Healthy People 2010 Objective
Not applicable
Methodology Notes

A case definition for confirmed and probable cases of pertussis (including cases identified in outbreak settings) is available from CDC. Estimates are a five-year moving average of confirmed and probable cases of pertussis reported to the National Notifiable Disease Surveillance System (NNDSS).

References

Additional resources about the objective.

  1. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Case definitions for infectious conditions under public health surveillance. Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report 46 (RR-10), 1997. (Updated case definitions can be found at: http://www.cdc.gov/ncphi/disss/nndss/casedef/introduction.htm).