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Epidemiology of TB in Oregon

Oregon Tuberculosis Data

During 2016, 70 cases of TB disease were identified in Oregon, corresponding to 1.7 cases of disease for every 100,000 Oregon residents. This represents a decrease from 76 cases (1.9 cases of disease for every 100,000 Oregon residents) in 2015.

In 2016, 14% of tested isolates were resistant to isoniazid, a primary first-line TB drug. There was one case reported in Oregon of multi-drug resistant TB (TB that is resistant to isoniazid and rifampin) in 2016.

The national rate of TB disease is higher than Oregon's rate. In 2016, the United States TB rate was 2.9 per 100,000 United States residents.

Oregon Data and Reports
  • 2016 Community Profile (pdf)  and CDC's national TB rates 2016.
    Contains information needed to conduct annual TB risk assessments for healthcare and long-term care facilities. This report is generated each March, after the year's case count has been finalized for CDC.
  • 2014 Annual Report (pdf)
    Contains data on Oregon's verified TB cases, including case demographics, risk factors, clinical characteristics, and treatment outcomes.
Archived Case Data (2000-2013)

All pdf files

National Data

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