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  • The year a Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease (CJD) case is counted is based on the year of death.

Texas Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease Case Counts by Type of Disease and Year (2010-2019)         
Classifi-
cation
Trans-
mission 
Type
Disease Type 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 Total Counts
Confirmed Acquired vCJD         

      1
Familial fCJD        3  
1 2 4 12
FFI 

            3
Sporadic sCJD  16  12  10  10  11  14 18  15  21 24 151 
sFI    1
         
VPSPr      1
 
1

Probable Familial fCJD     
1      
Sporadic sCJD  10 10 4 14 11 17  91 
Possible  Sporadic sCJD 
        1
 
2
Total Counts 28  18  22 14  27 20  33 25  36 46 269
vCJD: variant Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease; fCJD: familial Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease; FFI: Fatal Familial Insomnia; sCJD: sporadic Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease; sFI: sporadic Fatal Insomnia; VPSP: variably protease-sensitive prionopathy


Texas Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease Deaths and Death Rates per Year (2010-2019)   
Case Year Case Counts Case Rate per Million Population
2010 28  1.11
2011 18  0.7
2012 22  0.85
2013 14 0.53
2014 27 1.00
2015 20  0.73
2016 33  1.19
2017 25 0.89
2018 36  1.25 
2019 46 1.58
Average 26.9 1.0
Average Number of Texas Cases (Deaths) per Year = 26.9
Average Rate of Cases (Deaths)/Million Population/10 years = 1
Population data are projected population from Texas Demographic Center’s Texas Populations Projections Program; population projections were updated June 29, 2021


Texas CJD Deaths and Death Rates per Year 2010-19

Population data are projected population from Texas Demographic Center’s Texas Populations Projections Program; population projections were updated June 29, 2021


Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease Case Counts by Gender and Year (2010-2019) 
Gender 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 Totals
Male 12 10 12 6 11 18  9 14 23 124
Female  16 8 10 16 11  15  16 22  23 145
Total Counts 28 18 22 14  27 20 33 25 36 46 269
                       
Gender 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
2015 2016
2017
2018 2019 Avg %
% Males 43% 56% 55% 43% 41% 45% 55% 36% 39% 50% 46% 
% Females 57% 44% 45% 57% 59% 55% 45% 64% 61% 50% 54%


 Percentage of CJD Deaths by Gender 2010-19


Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease Case Counts and Percentages by Year and Age Category (2010-2019)
Year<55 Years of Age% <55 Years of Age 55 Years of Age% ≥55 Years of AgeTotal Cases
2010 25%2175%28
2011 22%1478%18
2012 27%1673%22
2013 1 7%1393%14
2014 5 19%2281%27
2015 2 10%1890%20
2016 18%2782%33
2017 3 12%2288%25
2018 11%3289%36
2019 4 9%4291%46
Total  42 16%22784%269
 

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Last updated July 23, 2021