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Reported Bacterial Meningitis Cases and Incidence Rates by County for Texas, 2007-2012 [ PDF, 147 KB]

Bacterial Meningitis Incidence Rate Maps

2012   2011    2010    2009   2008

Bacterial Meningitis Cases and Incidence Rates for Texas, 2002-2012*
Year
Case Count   IR 
*2012
317 1.2 
2011  341
1.3 
2010  377  1.5 
2009  336  1.4 
2008  400  1.6 
2007  385  1.6 
2006  271  1.2 
2005  264  1.2 
2004  363  1.6 
2003  289  1.3 
2002  307  1.4 
*2012 incidence rates are based on projected census data obtained from the DSHS Center for Health Statistics. Incidence rate (IR) per 100,000.


Bacterial Meningitis Cases and Incidence Rates by Age Group, 2007-2012*                 
Age 2007  2008  2009   2010 2011       2012 
(in years)
Case Count  IR  Case Count  IR  Case Count  IR  Case Count  IR  Case Count IR  Case Count  IR 
<1  89 22.6  84  21.2  76  19.0  88  23.2  67  16.4  92  22.3 
01-04  18
1.2  26  1.7  21  1.4  24  1.5  14  0.9  13  0.8 
05-09 13
0.8  14  0.8  15  0.8  11  0.6  15  0.8  0.4 
10-14  15  0.9  0.4  14  0.8  11  0.6  11  0.6  0.3 
15-19  8
0.4  13  0.7  11  0.6  10  0.5  0.4  0.3 
20-29  35  1.0  32  0.9  23  0.6  31  0.8  21  0.5  14  0.4 
30-39
42  1.2  42  1.2  29  0.8  29  0.8  28  0.7  27  0.7 
40-49  47
1.4  63  1.8  28  0.8  36  1.0  52  1.4  23  0.6 
50-59  48
1.7  46  1.6  59  2.0  58  1.9  54  1.7  56  1.7 
60+  70
2.1  74  2.1  60  1.7  79  2.1  71  1.9  73  1.9 
Unknown  0
Total  385  1.6  400  1.6  336  1.4  377  1.5  341  1.3  317  1.2 
*2012 incidence rates (IR) are based on projected census data obtained from the DSHS Center for Health Statistics. Incidence rate per 100,000.
Last updated May 20, 2019