Primary & Secondary Syphilis Cases and Rates by County
Michigan Residents, 2005-2009, 2010-2014 and 2015

CountyAverage
Cases
2005-2009
Average
Cases
2010-2014
Cases
2015
Rate
2005-2009
Rate
2010-2014
Rate
2015
Percent
Distribution
2015
Michigan161.4344.04013.43.54.0100.00
Wayne89.6179.61679.510.09.541.65
Oakland9.449.8674.14.15.416.71
Macomb3.224.0382.92.8*9.48
Washtenaw4.814.8274.34.2*6.73
Kent8.610.4171.71.7*4.24
Genesee23.67.212***2.99
Ingham6.09.211***2.74
Kalamazoo1.611.274.64.4*1.75
Jackson1.23.06***1.50
Monroe0.81.65***1.25
All Other Counties12.633.2440.30.9*10.97


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.

A dash ("–") indicates quantity zero.

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: 06/02/2016