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Disparities Data Details IID-29 by Country of Birth for 2007

Disparities Details by Country of Birth for 2007
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 Country of Birth 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
Country of Birth 2007 Disparity
US 2.1
CI 0.0/0.0
SE 0
÷ 1.000
Best rate
Outside US 20.8
CI 0.0/0.0
SE 0
÷ 9.845

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 Country of Birth — 2007
  • The better group rate for this objective, 2.1 new case per 100,000 population, was attained by persons who were born in the US.
  • The worse group rate for this objective, 20.8 new case per 100,000 population, was attained by persons who were born outside the US.
  • The absolute difference (or range) between the best and worst group rates was 18.7 new case per 100,000 population.
  • The worst group rate was 9.845 times the best group rate.
Detailed measures of health disparities by Country of Birth — 2007

Persons born in the US achieved the better group rate for this objective, 2.1 new case per 100,000 population.

The rate among persons born outside the US was 9.845 times the better group rate.

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