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Table 2 The results of RL and CRC analysis for each of the years 2013–2017

From: Completeness of tuberculosis case notifications in Germany in 2013–2017: first results of an inventory study

Year Number of notified patients Number of ARS patients Number of matched
patients
Observed number of patients Observed under-reporting Population size (CRC) Std. error (CRC) Under-reporting (CRC)
2013 4345 503 310 4539 4.2% 4549;
95% CI: 4542-4554
3.3 4.4%;
95% CI: 4.3–4.6%
2014 4529 391 255 4666 2.9% 4672;
95% CI: 4542-4554
2.2 3.0%;
95% CI: 3.0–3.1
2015 5837 687 440 6084 4.0% 6095;
95% CI: 6088-6102
3.6 4.2%;
95% CI: 4.1–4.3
2016 5926 937 580 6283 5.7% 6306;
95% CI: 6295-6316
5.4 6.0%;
95% CI: 5.9–6.2
2017 5495 1124 741 5878 6.5% 5908;
95% CI: 5895-5919
6.2 7.0%;
95% CI: 6.8–7.2
  1. Std. error standard error of the mean, 95% CI 95% confidence interval