Chlamydia is a disease caused by the bacteria Chlamydia trachomatis. It is most commonly sexually transmitted. Chlamydia infection is the most common sexually transmitted disease in the United States. Sexually active individuals and individuals with multiple partners are at highest risk.
Monitoring newly reported chlamydia cases helps target prevention and educational programs to affected individuals and populations.
In 2019, the rate per 100,000 of Chlamydia Cases in Alachua County was 1007.3 compared to Florida at 525.5. The line graph shows change over time when there are at least three years of data.
Alachua County is in the fourth quartile for this measure. This means that relative to other counties in Florida, the rate per 100,000 of Chlamydia Cases is less in about three quarters of the counties. The map illustrates county data by quartile. When fewer than 51 counties have data or zero values, no quartile map will be presented.Links: Healthy People 2030|Florida Health Resources
Chlamydia Cases, Rate Per 100,000 Population, 2019
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Chlamydia Cases, Rate Per 100,000 Population, Single Year