The odds an adolescent 10 – 14 will be diagnosed with primary

1 in 1,000,000

The odds an adolescent 10 – 14 will be diagnosed with primary or secondary syphilis in a year are 1 in 1,000,000 (US, 2006).

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SOURCE(S)

Centres for Disease Control and Prevention. Sexually Transmitted Disease Surveillance, 2006. Atlanta, GA: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, November 2007.

CALCULATION(S) BY BOOK OF ODDS BASED ON

Population Estimates Program [Internet]. U.S. Census Bureau; Available from: http://www.census.gov/popest/estimates.php

DEFINITIONS

Adolescent
A person aged 10 – 19.

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ROUNDING RULES

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.

Odds you’ll see: 1 in 4.26; 14.5; 143; 5,230; 433,200

Odds you won’t see: 1 in 2.412; 63.042; 425,242c

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