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Disparities Data Details IID-29 by Race and Ethnicity for 2017

Disparities Details by Race and Ethnicity for 2017
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
Spotlight on Disparities:
Race and Ethnicity 2017 Disparity
White, not Hispanic or Latino 0.5
CI /
SE
÷ 1.000
Best rate
2 or more races, not Hispanic or Latino 1.0
CI /
SE
÷ 1.807
American Indian or Alaska Native, not Hispanic or Latino 3.9
CI /
SE
÷ 7.210
Hispanic or Latino 4.4
CI /
SE
÷ 8.031
Black or African American, not Hispanic or Latino 4.7
CI /
SE
÷ 8.661
Asian, not Hispanic or Latino 17.7
CI /
SE
÷ 32.604
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander, not Hispanic or Latino 19.1
CI /
SE
÷ 35.158
Average group rate excluding best group rate 8.5
...
SE
÷ 15.578
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 — 2017
  • The best group rate for this objective, 0.5 new case per 100,000 population, was attained by White, not Hispanic or Latino persons.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 19.1 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 18.5 new case per 100,000 population.
  • The worst group rate was 35.158 times the best group rate.
  • The average rate for all other race/ethnicity groups (excluding the best), 8.5 new case per 100,000 population, was 15.578 times the best group rate.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Race and Ethnicity — 2017

White, not Hispanic or Latino persons achieved the best group rate for this objective, 0.5 new case per 100,000 population.

  • The rate for the 2 or more races, not Hispanic or Latino population was 1.807 times the best group rate.
  • The rate for the American Indian or Alaska Native, not Hispanic or Latino population was 7.210 times the best group rate.
  • The rate for the Hispanic or Latino population was 8.031 times the best group rate.
  • The rate for the Black or African American, not Hispanic or Latino population was 8.661 times the best group rate.
  • The rate for the Asian, not Hispanic or Latino population was 32.604 times the best group rate.
  • The rate for the Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander, not Hispanic or Latino population was 35.158 times the best group rate.
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