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Second National Tuberculosis Prevalence Survey, Cambodia 2011

Cambodia is among the 22 countries in the world with a high burden of tuberculosis (TB). In the Global Tuberculosis Report 2012, the incidence rate and the prevalence rate of all forms of TB for 2011 were estimated 424 (95% CI: 364-489) and 817 (95% CI: 690-954) /100,000 population, respectively and theestimate of the death rate was 63 (95% CI: 29-111) /100,000 population (1). These rates are within the topfive of the 22 TB high burden countries.


National TB Prevalence Survey, 2002 Cambodia

Cambodia, a country with a population of only around 13 million, has been designated by World Health Organization (WHO) as one of the 22 high burden countries of tuberculosis (TB). Its incidence rate of 573/100,000 estimated by WHO in 2001 ranks 8th in the world while the remaining top ten countries are found in Africa.

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