Table 2.

Estimated Annual Incidence of HBV Infection Determined From Age-Specific Prevalence Data for Children in Different Racial/Ethnic Groups Born in the United States

ModelSource of Prevalence DataNumber of Participants in AnalysisAges of Participants in AnalysisAnnual Incidence per 100 000 (95% CI)
NHANESNHANES II26 and III2747932–1123.7 (9.0–62.3)
Southeast AsianHurie et al,15 Mahoney et al29 8231–122580 (2140–3110)
ChinatownCenters for Disease Control and Prevention,
unpublished data
5414–12517 (346–771)
HonoluluPon et al3133126–17153 (110–212)