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STD-6.1 Reduce gonorrhea rates among females aged 15 to 44 years

Baseline: 279.9 new cases of gonorrhea per 100,000 females aged 15 to 44 years were reported in 2008
Target: 251.9 new cases per 100,000 population
Target-Setting Method: 10 percent improvement
Data Sources:
STD Surveillance System (STDSS), CDC/NCHHSTP; Population Estimates, 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 25-02b.
Browse data for HP2010 objective 25-02b
Revision History:
This objective was revised. Read more about the revision history.