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2006 Surveillance Slides

Reported TB Cases by Age Group

United States, 2006

Slide 6: Reported TB Cases by Age Group, United States, 2006
Slide 6. Reported TB Cases by Age Group, United States, 2006. This pie chart shows the age distribution of persons reported with TB in 2006. Six percent were children under 15 years of age and 11% were 15- to 24-year-olds, whereas 34% were 25 to 44 years of age, 29% were 45- to 64-year-olds, and 19% were at least 65 years old.


Released October 2008
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