Number and Rate of All Syphilis Cases
by Selected Age Groups
Michigan Residents, 2012-2016 and 2017

Age in YearsAll Syphilis CasesRate
Annual
Average
2012-2016
2017Annual
Average
2012-2016
2017
All Ages1,039.81,30510.513.1
Less than 159.812**
15 to 1956.4718.310.7
20 to 24237.022032.931.3
25 to 29203.027432.940.5
30 to 44332.445918.726.2
45+201.22694.76.1

Notes:

STD cases: Outpatient clinics, hospitals, doctors offices and other health facilities report STD cases to the Michigan Department of Health & Human Services. Cases include Michigan residents and reports of out-of-state testing for Michigan residents.

Rates are per 100,000 population for the specified age and sex group in the geographic area.

Asterisk (*) indicates that data do not meet standards of reliability or precision.

All Ages category includes records with unknown age.

Total (Both Sexes) category includes records with unknown sex.

Source: Michigan Sexually Transmitted Diseases Database, STD & HIV Prevention Section, Bureau of Epidemiology, Michigan Department of Health & Human Services; Table prepared by the Division for Vital Records and Health Statistics, Michigan Department of Health & Human Services.

Last Updated: 09/25/2018