1 in 2,930,000
The odds a person will be diagnosed with leprosy in a year are 1 in 2,930,000 (US, 2007).
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Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. [Summary of notifiable diseases—United States, 2007]. Published July 9, 2009 for MMWR 2007;56(No. 53):[inclusive page numbers].
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Odds more likely than 1 in 10, such as 1 in 3.42, are rounded to three significant digits. Odds less likely than 1 in 10, such as 1 in 420.4, are rounded to four significant digits. Trailing zeros after the decimal point are dropped for readability, even though they may still be significant.
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Odds you won’t see: 1 in 2.412; 63.042; 425,242c