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 84.00 as of 2013. Its highest value over the past 23 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 75.00
1993 60.00
1994 25.00
1998 66.00
1999 60.00
2000 61.00
2001 61.00
2002 59.00
2003 290.00
2004 75.00
2005 84.00
2006 94.00
2007 56.00
2008 41.00
2009 46.00
2010 71.00
2011 79.00
2012 66.00
2013 84.00

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Disease prevention