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Group A Streptococcus Data


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 Group A Streptococcus Incidence Rate Maps for Texas by Year (jpg image)

 2016 StrepA2016map       2015 GAS 2015 map  2014 StrepA2014  2013 StrepA2013  

2012 StrepA2012         2011 StrepA2011map  2010 StrepA2010 2009 StrepA2009


Reported Group A Streptococcus Invasive Disease Cases and Incidence Rates in Texas, 2006-*2016     

 Year  Case Count   IR
 *2016706 2.5 
*2015 729  2.6 
*2014 601  2.2 
 *2013 419  1.6 
*2012 333  1.3 
*2011 427  1.6 
2010 355  1.4 
2009 326  1.3 
2008 426  1.8 
2007 281  1.2 
2006 302  1.3 
2005 241  1.1 

  *2011–2016 incidence rates are based on projected census data obtained from the DSHS Center for Health Statistics.   



  Reported Group A Streptococcus, Invasive Cases and Incidence Rates by Age Groups in Texas, Years 2011-2016*

  2011* 2012* 2013* 2014* 2015* 2016*
Age (Years) Case Count IR Case Count IR Case Count IR Case Count IR Case Count IR Case Count IR
<1 9 2.2 7 1.7 6 1.4 13 3.2 10 2.4 13 3.1
1-4 15 0.9 22 1.4 27 1.7 31 2 33 2.1 21 1.3
5-9 10 0.5 11 0.6 10 0.5 30 1.5 24 1.2 18 0.9
10-14 10 0.6 6 0.3 4 0.2 9 0.4 13 0.6 13 0.6
15-19 10 0.6 3 0.2 4 0.2 15 0.8 9 0.4 7 0.3
20-29 26 0.7 27 0.7 31 0.8 31 0.8 41 1 52 1.3
30-39 34 0.9 36 0.9 42 1 56 1.5 58 1.5 56 1.4
40-49 62 1.7 38 1 42 1.1 64 1.8 71 2 71 1.9
50-59 70 2.2 58 1.8 84 2.5 106 3.1 135 3.9 134 3.8
60+ 181 4.8 125 3.2 169 4.1 246 5.5 335 7.2 321 6.6
Unknown 0 0 0 0 0 0
Total 427 1.6 333 1.3 419 1.6 601 2.2 729 2.6 706 2.5
*2011–2016 incidence rates are based on projected census data obtained from the DSHS Center for Health Statistics.
Incidence rate per 100,000.

Group A Streptococcus Invasive Disease Cases and Incidence Rates by County for Texas, 2011‐2016* (PDF)


 

 

 

 

 

Last updated October 30, 2017