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Tetanus Data

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Tetanus Case Counts and Incidence Ratesa in Texas, 2010-2019                    
Disease Type 2010 2011  2012 2013 2014 2015 2016  2017 2018
2019 
Tetanus Cases  0  2  3  2  4  2  2  1 -
Incidence Rate  0.00  0.01  0.01  0.01  0.01  0.01  0.01  0.00 - -
aIncidence rates calculated per 100,000 population. Population data are projected population from Texas Demographic Center’s Texas Populations Projections Program; 2019 population projections were updated July 18, 2019, and 2018 population projections were from the prior version.            
Note: Per Emerging and Acute Infectious Disease Unit Data Suppression policy, beginning with data published after September 2021, conditions with statewide case counts of 1-4 are not provided (-). Rates are not provided (-) when the Relative Standard Error exceeds 25% (n <16).Data Source: Texas NEDSS Finalized Data File, 2010-2019, Texas Notifiable Conditions.             
Tetanus Cases and Incidence Ratesa in Texas by Age Groupb, 2010-2014
Age Group (Years) 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
  Cases IR Cases IR Cases IR Cases IR Cases IR
< 1 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
1-4 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
5-9 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
10-14 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
15-19 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
20-29 0 0.0 1 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
30-39 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.0
40-49 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.0 0 0.0
50-59 0 0.0 0 0.0 3 0.1 1 0.0 0 0.0
60+ 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 3 0.1
Unknown 0 - 0 - 0 0.0  0 - 0  -
aIncidence rates (IR) are calculated per 100,000 population. Population data are projected population from Texas Demographic Center’s Texas Populations Projections Program; 2019 population projections were updated July 18, 2019, and 2018 population projections were from the prior version. bAge is calculated based on date of birth and event date, which is onset date if known.                 
Data Source: Texas NEDSS Finalized Data File, 2010-2014, Texas Notifiable Conditions.
Tetanus Cases and Incidence Ratesa in Texas by Age Groupb, 2015-2019                 
Age Group (Years) 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
  Cases IR Cases IR Cases IR Cases IR Cases IR
< 1 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
1-4 0 0.0 1 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
5-9 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
10-14 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
15-19 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
20-29 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
30-39 1 0.0 1 0.0 1 0.0 0 0.0 - -
40-49 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 - - 0 0.0
50-59 1 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
60+ 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Unknown 0 - 0 - - 0 - 0 -
aIncidence rates (IR) are calculated per 100,000 population. Population data are projected population from Texas Demographic Center’s Texas Populations Projections Program; 2019 population projections were updated July 18, 2019, and 2018 population projections were from the prior version. bAge is calculated based on date of birth and event date, which is onset date if known.              
Data Source: Texas NEDSS Finalized Data File, 2015 -2019, Texas Notifiable Conditions.
Note: Per Emerging and Acute Infectious Disease Unit Data Suppression policy, beginning with data published after September 2021, subgroup case counts of 1-4 are not provided (-). Rates are not provided (-) when the Relative Standard Error exceeds 25% (n<16).      

For more data regarding this condition, please see our Infectious Disease Annual Reports or submit a Data Request

Last updated April 5, 2022