• Health Currents - Communicable Diseases

    Geography Selected: Texas, Non-Metro Counties, Metro Counties [change selection]

    Report was generated on: Monday, September 01, 2014



    Communicable Diseases - Reported Cases
    Year Texas Non-Metro Counties Metro Counties
    Tuberculosis Cases 2009 1,477 136 1,341
    Tuberculosis Rate 2009 6.0 4.5 6.2
    AIDS Cases 2009 2,286 108 2,178
    AIDS Rate 2009 9.2 3.5 10.0
    Varicella (chickenpox) Cases 2009 4,445 712 3,733
    Varicella (chickenpox) Rate 2009 17.9 22.8 17.2
    Pertussis (whooping cough) Cases 2009 3,358 234 3,124
    Pertussis (whooping cough) Rate 2009 13.5 7.5 14.4
    Communicable Sources and Links to More Detailed Data

    Sexually Transmitted Diseases
    Year Texas Non-Metro Counties Metro Counties
    Primary and Secondary Syphilis Cases 2010 1,231 56 1,175
    Primary and Secondary Syphilis Rate 2010 4.9 1.8 5.3
    Gonorrhea Cases 2010 31,453 2,594 28,859
    Gonorrhea Rate 2010 124.0 82.5 129.8
    Chlamydia Cases 2010 118,577 11,561 107,016
    Chlamydia Rate 2010 467.3 367.5 481.4
    Sexually Transmitted Diseases Sources and Links to More Detailed Data




Last updated March 11, 2011