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1999 Surveillance Slides

Percentage of TB Cases Among Foreign-born Persons

Slide 10: Maps depicting Percentage of TB Cases Among Foreign-born Persons.
Slide 10: Percentage of TB Cases Among Foreign-born Persons. The percentage of each state’s total number of TB cases that occurred in foreign-born persons is highlighted for 1992 and 1999 in these two side-by-side maps. The number of states with at least 50% of cases in the foreign-born increased from 4 in 1992 to 15 in 1999. The percentage was at least 70% in three states: CA (70%), HI (75%), and MN (77%).


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