Topic Area IID - Immunization and Infectious Diseases

The increase in life expectancy during the 20th century is largely due to improvements in child survival; this increase is associated with reductions in infectious disease mortality, due largely to immunization. However, infectious diseases remain a major cause of illness, disability, and death.

Objective IID-29
Tuberculosis incidence rate (reported cases per 100,000)
2020 Goal 2007-09 2008-10 2009-11 2010-12 2011-13
All Counties 1.0 2.4 2.3 1.9 1.9 1.8
Franklin County, PA 1.0 2.6 2.3 DSU 2.2 DSU
Website Updated August 2016

Topic Area IID - Immunization and Infectious Diseases

Courtesy: Healthy People 2020, <www.healthypeople.gov>