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Disparities Data Details IID-29 by Race and Ethnicity for 2015

Disparities Details by Race and Ethnicity for 2015
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 2015 Disparity
White, not Hispanic or Latino 0.6
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
÷ 3.560
Hispanic or Latino 4.8
CI 0.0/0.0
SE 0
÷ 7.533
Black or African American, not Hispanic or Latino 5.0
CI 0.0/0.0
SE 0
÷ 7.946
American Indian or Alaska Native, not Hispanic or Latino 7.0
CI 0.0/0.0
SE 0
÷ 11.089
Asian, not Hispanic or Latino 18.6
CI 0.0/0.0
SE 0
÷ 29.344
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander, not Hispanic or Latino 21.1
CI 0.0/0.0
SE 0
÷ 33.271
Average group rate excluding best group rate 9.8
...
SE
÷ 15.457
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 — 2015
  • The best group rate for this objective, 0.6 new case per 100,000 population, was attained by White, not Hispanic or Latino persons.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 21.1 new case per 100,000 population, was attained by Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander, not Hispanic or Latino persons.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 20.4 new case per 100,000 population.
  • The worst group rate was 33.271 times the best group rate.
  • The average rate for all other race/ethnicity groups (excluding the best), 9.8 new case per 100,000 population, was 15.457 times the best group rate.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Race and Ethnicity — 2015

White, not Hispanic or Latino persons achieved the best group rate for this objective, 0.6 new case per 100,000 population.

  • The rate for the 2 or more races, not Hispanic or Latino population was 3.560 times the best group rate.
  • The rate for the Hispanic or Latino population was 7.533 times the best group rate.
  • The rate for the Black or African American, not Hispanic or Latino population was 7.946 times the best group rate.
  • The rate for the American Indian or Alaska Native, not Hispanic or Latino population was 11.089 times the best group rate.
  • The rate for the Asian, not Hispanic or Latino population was 29.344 times the best group rate.
  • The rate for the Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander, not Hispanic or Latino population was 33.271 times the best group rate.
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