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Table 1 Prevalence of Tuberculosis retreatment cases by different characteristics among patients who were treated for tuberculosis

From: Urban-rural disparities in treatment outcomes among recurrent TB cases in Southern Province, Zambia

Patient characteristicstotal number of TB casesrecurrent casesPrevalence in % (95% CI)
Overall25,533356614.0 (13.5 14.4)
 Urban site16,791257415.3 (14.8 15.9)
 Rural site874299211.3 (10.7 12.0)
Age
 10 & below32592808.6 (7.7 9.6)
 11–18264127210.3 (9.1 11.5)
 19–5516,835261415.5 (15 16.1)
 56 &older276940014.5 (13.1 15.8)
Sex
 Female11,569150613 (12.4 13.6)
 Male13,726204914.9 (14.3 15.5)
HIV status
 negative11,709138211.8 (9.2 10.9)
 positive13,795221616.1 (15.5 16.7)
  1. Note: In this table we estimate the prevalence using the overall number of cases before excluding cases who did not have the outcomes of interest at the end of follow (patients who transferred out and the TB treatment outcome was not documented