St. Lucia - Tuberculosis treatment success rate

Tuberculosis treatment success rate (% of new cases)

Tuberculosis treatment success rate (% of new cases) in St. Lucia was 100.00 as of 2013. Its highest value over the past 13 years was 100.00 in 2013, while its lowest value was 25.00 in 2002.

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
2000 100.00
2001 50.00
2002 25.00
2003 89.00
2004 69.00
2005 69.00
2006 81.00
2007 86.00
2008 95.00
2009 50.00
2010 89.00
2011 57.00
2012 64.00
2013 100.00

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Disease prevention