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2000 Surveillance Slides

Percentage of TB Cases Among Foreign-born Persons,
1992 and 2000

Slide 10: 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 2000 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 21 in 2000. The percentage was at least 70% in five states: CA, HI, MA, MN, and NH. 


Released October 2008
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