U.S. Lyme disease incidence rates in 2018, by state

This statistic displays the incidence rates of confirmed Lyme disease cases in each state in the United States in 2018, per 100,000 persons. According to the report, the incidence rate of Lyme disease in the state of Vermont was 55.6 cases per 100,000 people. Lyme disease is a bacterial infection spread by ticks. It is the most commonly reported vector-borne illness in the United States.

Incidence rates of Lyme disease in the U.S. in 2018, by state

Confirmed cases per 100,000 persons
New Hampshire68.3
Rhode Island62.5
New Jersey32.3
West Virginia30.7
New York12.5
District of Columbia8.1
Iowa 2.9
Ohio 2.1
North Dakota 1.8
Michigan 1.8
Illinois 1.5
Alaska 1.1
Indiana 1.1
Montana 0.5
North Carolina 0.5
Florida 0.5
South Dakota 0.5
Nebraska 0.4
Alabama 0.4
Idaho 0.3
Utah 0.3
Kansas 0.3
California 0.2
Nevada 0.2
South Carolina 0.2
Tennessee 0.2
Oregon 0.2
Kentucky 0.1
Arizona 0.1
Washington 0.1
Texas 0.1
Colorado 0.1
Georgia 0
Oklahoma 0
Louisiana 0
Hawaii 0
New Mexico 0
Arkansas 0
Mississippi 0
Wyoming 0
Missouri 0
Loading statistic...
You need to log in to download this statistic
Register for free
Already a member?
Log in
Show detailed source information?
Register for free
Already a member?
Log in

Release date

November 2019


United States

Survey time period


Special properties

Confirmed cases only

Statista Accounts: Access All Statistics. Starting from $708 / Year
Basic Account
Get to know the platform

You only have access to basic statistics.

Premium Account
Your perfect start with Statista
  • Instant access to 1m statistics
  • Download in XLS, PDF & PNG format
  • Detailed references

$59 / Month *

Corporate Account
Full access

Corporate solution including all features.

* All products require an annual contract.
   Prices do not include sales tax.

Statistics on "Lyme disease in the U.S."

Statista Accounts: Access All Statistics. Starting from $708 / Year
Learn more about how Statista can support your business.