Volume 8, Number 7—July 2002
Persistent High Incidence of Tuberculosis in Immigrants in a Low-Incidence Country
|Year||Total arrivals||Year of diagnosis (no./yr)
|1991 and earlier||1,395||8||5||10||8||14||45|
|Unknown yr of arrival (%)||14||12||28||8||22||84 (11.2)|
|Total TBa (%)||100||114||182||167||185||748 (100.0)|
aTotal number of Somali immigrants reported as having tuberculosis (TB).
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