TABLE 3.

Cities, states, regions, and countries with reports of CA-MRSA infections and/or colonization in 1993 to 2009

LocationReference(s)
Africa
    Algeria56
    Egypt264
    Nigeria317
    Tunisia57
Asia
    Cambodia164
    China
        Mainland1028
        Hong Kong395, 398
    India652
    Japan429, 465, 697, 723, 828, 881
    Kuwait920
    Malaysia799
    Saudi Arabia13, 16, 106, 107
    Singapore1001
    South Korea437, 474, 522, 563, 708, 710
    Taiwan90, 159, 160, 165, 166, 275, 410, 411,
    412, 414, 415, 525, 547, 548, 879,
    880, 915, 934, 971, 972, 974, 975,
    977, 1012
Australia/Oceania
    Australia178, 184, 185, 296, 337, 338, 340, 352,
    572, 573, 594, 641, 643, 644, 645,
    647, 670, 672, 680, 681, 761, 861,
    919, 921
    New Zealand8, 354, 605
Europe
    Austria348
    Belgium227
    Bulgaria657
    Denmark46, 77, 508, 509, 510, 923
    Finland459, 462, 469, 798, 924
    France225, 247, 312, 533, 555, 934, 955
    Germany199, 574, 1005
    Greece168, 461, 467, 571, 673, 814, 815, 909,
    962
    Ireland778
    Italy40, 701, 728, 858, 901, 926, 956
    Latvia604
    Netherlands419, 856, 946, 1013, 1016
    Norway366, 379
    Russia42, 43
    Spain208, 579
    Sweden62, 274, 378, 847, 848
    Switzerland283, 289, 299, 534, 554, 865
    United Kingdom257, 262, 381, 439, 556, 693, 694
North America
    Canada120, 144, 344, 395, 404, 443, 496, 541,
    585, 586, 690, 794, 812, 813, 817,
    832, 885, 960, 1027
    Mexico938
    United States
        Alaska36, 37, 125, 218, 504
        Alabama189, 373, 714
        Arkansas784
        California
            Loma Linda426
            Los Angeles140, 432, 607, 608, 609, 850
            Sacramento405, 406
            San Diego137, 193, 195, 589
            San Francisco153, 235, 303, 481, 543, 703, 744, 788,
    888, 1020
        Colorado173, 436, 481
        Connecticut481, 695
        Georgia306, 385, 475, 481, 820, 821, 1000
        Hawaii85, 131, 270, 333
        Illinois19, 215, 216, 300, 301, 383, 403, 422,
    423, 733
        Iowa846
        Kentucky446, 811
        Maryland158, 277, 306, 481
        Michigan1, 434, 445, 506, 626
        Midwestern rural Native
            American community349
        Minnesota104, 180, 481, 653, 654, 893
        Missouri308, 596, 691, 810
        Nebraska359
        New England235, 237, 279, 515, 541, 876
        New York94, 481, 743, 827, 891
        North Carolina100, 570, 824
        Ohio433
        Pennsylvania353, 476, 527, 690, 911, 1023
        South Dakota30
        Tennessee28, 72, 105, 188, 450, 473, 481, 655,
    688, 883
        Texas12, 156, 175, 248, 261, 284, 293, 421,
    442, 460, 499, 630, 739, 740, 791,
    841, 842, 855, 898, 993
        Virginia1545, 863
        Washington and Oregon123, 223, 481
        West Virginia356
        Wisconsin833
South America
    Argentina310, 852, 903
    Brazil292, 656, 757, 758, 813, 960
    Chile675
    Colombia17, 26
    Uruguay58, 564