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IID-29 Reduce tuberculosis (TB)

Baseline: 4.8 confirmed new cases of tuberculosis per 100,000 population were reported to CDC by local health departments in all 50 States and the District of Columbia in 2005
Target: 1.0 new case per 100,000 population
Target-Setting Method: Maintain consistency with national programs, regulations, policies, and laws.
Data Sources:
National TB Surveillance System (NTSS), CDC/NCHHSTP; Bridged-race Population Estimates, CDC/NCHS and Census
Data for this objective HP2020 data for this objective
Data Details Details about the methodology and measurement of this HP2020 objective
Healthy People 2010 The HP2010 objective with the same definition was 14-11.
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Revision History:
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