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2009 CDC Syphilis Statistics

Cases Reported in 2009: 13,997. Shaded areas represent number per 100,000 people
  • Rate per 100,000 people: 4.6
  • 5% increase over 2008
  • 7% decline in women with syphilis
  • 427 cases of congenital syphilis were reported, an increase from 339 in 2005