Table 29. Reported cases of specified sexually transmitted diseases among adolescents aged 15 through 19 years, by year and place of residence

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1996

1997

1998

1999

2000

2001

2002

Chlamydia trachomatis

         

Reported cases

             

City of Galveston

144

180

170

132

170

199

192

Galveston County

318

375

324

314

370

436

408

Texas

16,539

18,551

24,347

25,176

26,962

26,688

26,107

United States

151,456

218,287

247,339

259,742

266,583

288,333

NA

Incidence rates (reported cases per 100 residents)

         

City of Galveston*

3.7

4.5

4.3

3.3

4.2

4.9

4.7

Galveston County

1.7

2.0

1.7

1.6

2.0

2.3

2.2

Texas

1.1

1.2

1.6

1.6

1.6

1.6

1.6

United States

1.1

1.1

1.3

1.3

1.3

1.4

NA

Gonorrhea Reported cases

         

City of Galveston

43

101

159

100

93

96

91

Galveston County

104

216

237

209

173

163

161

Texas

7,114

7,509

10,346

10,577

10,316

9,190

8,029

United States

92,271

99,303

105,987

104,426

102,043

101,065

NA

Incidence rates (reported cases per 100,000 residents)

         

City of Galveston*

1,091.6

2,549.9

3,992.0

2,496.9

2,307.7

2,369.2

2,233.7

Galveston County

548.8

1,153.5

1,255.1

1,086.6

940.2

871.1

865.3

Texas

477.7

495.3

667.2

676.6

630.5

550.7

485.5

United States

543.7

520.8

542.4

528.8

504.7

499.8

NA

Population aged 15 through 19 years

         

City of Galveston*

3,939

3,961

3,983

4,005

4,030

4,052

4,074

Galveston County

18,951

18,725

18,883

19,234

18,401

18,795

18,607

Texas

1,489,130

1,516,173

1,550,680

1,563,212

1,636,232

1,663,111

1,653,654

NA = not available

             

Sources:

       

Case data are from Texas Department of Health (TDH) Bureau of HIV and STD Prevention.

       

Population data are from TDH Center for Health Statistics, Texas A&M University Texas State DataCenter, and U.S. Census Bureau. U.S. data are from U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, STD Surveillance 2001, http://www.cdc.gov/std/stats/2001PDF/Tables2001.pdf

       

*Population data for Galveston City, 1996-1999 and 2001 were estimated using linear interpolation/projection from 1990 and 2000 Census data.

       

http://homer.ssd.census.gov/cdrom/lookup then STF3A and

       

http://factfinder.census.gov/servlet/DTTable?_ts=75896414270