São Tomé and Principe - Tuberculosis case detection rate

Tuberculosis case detection rate (%, all forms)

Tuberculosis case detection rate (%, all forms) in São Tomé and Principe was 87.00 as of 2014. Its highest value over the past 24 years was 290.00 in 2003, while its lowest value was 11.00 in 1990.

Definition: Tuberculosis case detection rate (all forms) is the number of new and relapse tuberculosis cases notified to WHO in a given year, divided by WHO's estimate of the number of incident tuberculosis cases for the same year, expressed as a percentage. Estimates for all years are recalculated as new information becomes available and techniques are refined, so they may differ from those published previously.

Source: World Health Organization, Global Tuberculosis Report.

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Year Value
1990 11.00
1991 78.00
1993 63.00
1994 26.00
1998 68.00
1999 62.00
2000 62.00
2001 62.00
2002 60.00
2003 290.00
2004 76.00
2005 85.00
2006 95.00
2007 58.00
2008 42.00
2009 48.00
2010 74.00
2011 82.00
2012 70.00
2013 88.00
2014 87.00

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Disease prevention