Relevant Population CharacteristicsThe vast majority (91.4%) of P&S cases are diagnosed among residents within the Wasatch Front (Salt Lake, Davis, Utah, and Weber Counties). In 2016, Salt Lake County Health District had the highest rate of P&S syphilis at 6.2 cases per 100,000 persons.
In 2016, P&S syphilis cases were primarily diagnosed among men (93.5%), with men aged 50 to 54 experiencing the highest rate of P&S syphilis (15.9 cases per 100,000 persons). The majority of cases (72.0%) were White, non-Hispanic.
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