Primary & Secondary Syphilis Cases and Rates by County
Michigan Residents, 2006-2010, 2011-2015 and 2016

CountyAverage
Cases
2006-2010
Average
Cases
2011-2015
Cases
2016
Rate
2006-2010
Rate
2011-2015
Rate
2016
Percent
Distribution
2016
Michigan185.4379.23743.83.83.8100.00
Wayne94.8195.016010.411.09.142.78
Oakland14.456.0644.74.65.117.11
Macomb5.029.2273.53.4*7.22
Kent10.810.4261.71.7*6.95
Washtenaw5.818.2175.35.1*4.55
Genesee24.48.616***4.28
Ingham7.29.014***3.74
Monroe1.02.46***1.60
Kalamazoo3.011.254.54.4*1.34
Ottawa1.42.45***1.34
All Other Counties17.636.8340.51.0*9.09


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.

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: 10/31/2017