Guyana - Tuberculosis treatment success rate

Tuberculosis treatment success rate (% of new cases)

Tuberculosis treatment success rate (% of new cases) in Guyana was 65.00 as of 2012. Its highest value over the past 17 years was 76.00 in 1996, while its lowest value was 15.00 in 1997.

Definition: Tuberculosis treatment success rate is the percentage of all new tuberculosis cases (or new and relapse cases for some countries) registered under a national tuberculosis control programme in a given year that successfully completed treatment, with or without bacteriological evidence of success ("cured" and "treatment completed" respectively).

Source: World Health Organization, Global Tuberculosis Report.

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Year Value
1995 44.00
1996 76.00
1997 15.00
1999 55.00
2000 55.00
2001 73.00
2002 66.00
2003 55.00
2004 41.00
2005 55.00
2006 58.00
2007 65.00
2008 62.00
2009 64.00
2010 64.00
2011 65.00
2012 65.00

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Disease prevention