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Disparities Data Details IID-29 by Race and Ethnicity for 2012

Disparities Details by Race and Ethnicity for 2012
IID-29 : New cases of tuberculosis (per 100,000 population)
This chart compares rates by population.

2020 Baseline (year): 4.8 (2005)
2020 Target: 1.0
Desired Direction: ↓ Decrease Desired
Data Source: National TB Surveillance System (NTSS), CDC/NCHHSTP; Bridged-race Population Estimates, CDC/NCHS and Census
Error Bar (I) represents the 95% confidence interval.
Additional footnotes may apply to these data. Please refer to footnotes below the data table for further information.
See also Disparities Overview by Race and Ethnicity for IID-29

IID-29 Reduce tuberculosis (TB)

New cases of tuberculosis (per 100,000 population)

2020 Baseline (year): 4.8 (2005)
2020 Target: 1.0
Desired Direction: ↓ Decrease Desired
Race and Ethnicity 2012 Disparity
White, not Hispanic or Latino 0.8
CI 0.0/0.0
SE 0
÷ 1.000
Best rate
2 or more races, not Hispanic or Latino 2.3
CI 0.0/0.0
SE 0
÷ 2.928
Hispanic or Latino 5.3
CI 0.0/0.0
SE 0
÷ 6.606
Black or African American, not Hispanic or Latino 5.8
CI 0.0/0.0
SE 0
÷ 7.273
American Indian or Alaska Native, not Hispanic or Latino 6.3
CI 0.0/0.0
SE 0
÷ 7.947
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander, not Hispanic or Latino 12.1
CI 0.0/0.0
SE 0
÷ 15.197
Asian, not Hispanic or Latino 18.8
CI 0.0/0.0
SE 0
÷ 23.691
Average group rate excluding best group rate 8.4
...
SE
÷ 10.607
CI /

Data are subject to revision and may have changed since a previous release.

Unless noted otherwise, any age-adjusted data are adjusted using the year 2000 standard population.

Data are not available or not collected for populations not shown.

CI: 95% confidence interval.

Summary measures of health disparities by Race and Ethnicity — 2012
  • The best group rate for this objective, 0.8 new case per 100,000 population, was attained by White, not Hispanic or Latino persons.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 18.8 new case per 100,000 population, was attained by Asian, not Hispanic or Latino persons.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 18.0 new case per 100,000 population.
  • The worst group rate was 23.691 times the best group rate.
  • The average rate for all other race/ethnicity groups (excluding the best), 8.4 new case per 100,000 population, was 10.607 times the best group rate.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Race and Ethnicity — 2012

White, not Hispanic or Latino persons achieved the best group rate for this objective, 0.8 new case per 100,000 population.

  • The rate for the 2 or more races, not Hispanic or Latino population was 2.928 times the best group rate.
  • The rate for the Hispanic or Latino population was 6.606 times the best group rate.
  • The rate for the Black or African American, not Hispanic or Latino population was 7.273 times the best group rate.
  • The rate for the American Indian or Alaska Native, not Hispanic or Latino population was 7.947 times the best group rate.
  • The rate for the Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander, not Hispanic or Latino population was 15.197 times the best group rate.
  • The rate for the Asian, not Hispanic or Latino population was 23.691 times the best group rate.
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