• DSHS HIV/STD Program

    Post Office Box 149347, MC 1873
    Austin, Texas 78714

    Phone: 737-255-4300

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Hepatitis C Data 2019


Characteristics of People Reported with Acute Hepatitis C in Texas, 2019

Characteristic

Number of Cases

Percentage*

Rate Per 100,000 People**

Total

78

100.0

0.27

Confirmed

55

70.5

0.19

Probable

23

29.5

0.08

Gender: Female

28

35.9

0.19

Gender: Male

50

64.1

0.35

Race: Hispanic/Latino

22

28.2

0.19

Race: White, non-Hispanic/Latino

41

52.6

0.34

Race: Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino

5

6.4

0.14

Race: Other***

7

9.0

N/A

Race: Unknown

3

3.8

N/A

Age: <18

4

5.1

0.05

Age: 19-29

14

17.9

0.31

Age: 30-39

25

32.1

0.60

Age: 40-49

14

17.9

0.38

Age: 50-59

13

16.7

0.38

Age: >60

8

10.3

0.15

* Percentage values may not sum to 100 due to rounding
** Incidence rates (IR) calculated per 100,000 population using estimated population data for 2019 from the US Census and the National Center for Health Statistics
*** Other race includes American Indian/Alaska Native, Asian, Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander, Other, and people with multiple races reported

Acute Hepatitis C Cases by Race in Texas, 2019

Graph of Hep C by Race, data in chart 

Acute Hepatitis C Cases by Gender in Texas, 2019

    Graph of Hep C by Gender, data in chart

Acute Hepatitis C Cases by Age in Texas, 2019

      Graph of Hep C by Age, data in chart



Last updated June 17, 2021