Austria
Tuberculosis profile
Population  2012 8.5 million
Estimates of TB burden * 2012 Number (thousands) Rate
(per 100 000 population)
Mortality (excludes HIV+TB) 0.035 (0.035–0.036) 0.42 (0.41–0.42)
Mortality (HIV+TB only) <0.01 (<0.01–<0.01) 0.01 (0.01–0.01)
Prevalence  (includes HIV+TB) 0.91 (0.37–1.7) 11 (4.4–20)
Incidence  (includes HIV+TB) 0.67 (0.59–0.76) 7.9 (6.9–8.9)
Incidence (HIV+TB only) <0.01 (<0.01–<0.01) 0.08 (0.07–0.09)
Case detection, all forms (%) 93 (82–110)    
TB case notifications 2012        
New cases   (%) Retreatment cases (%)
Smear-positive 95 (23) Relapse 12 (30)
Smear-negative 76 (19) Treatment after failure 0 (0)
Smear-unknown / not done 142 (35) Treatment after default 0 (0)
Extrapulmonary 97 (24) Other 28 (70)
Other 0 (0)      
Total new 410   Total retreatment 40  
           
Other (history unknown) 198        
Total new and relapse 422   Total cases notified 648  
New cases Smear-positive Smear-negative/ unknown/
not done
Extrapulmonary
M:F ratio 1.9 1.4 1.4
Age < 15 2 18 3
Laboratories 2012
Is second-line drug susceptibility testing available?  
Treatment success rate 2011 (%)        
New smear-positive and/or culture-positive 71   Is rifampicin used
throughout treatment for
new patients?
 
New smear-negative/extrapulmonary 72  
Retreatment 43  
TB/HIV 2012 Number (%)
TB patients with known HIV status    
HIV-positive TB patients    
HIV-positive TB patients on co-trimoxazole preventive therapy (CPT)    
HIV-positive TB patients on antiretroviral therapy (ART)    
HIV-positive people screened for TB    
HIV-positive people provided with IPT    
Estimates of MDR-TB burden 2012*   New   Retreatment
% of TB cases with MDR-TB 3.5 (1.6–6.5) 18 (2.3–52)
MDR-TB cases among notified pulmonary
TB cases
11 (5–20) 7 (1–21)
Reported cases of MDR-TB 2012 New Retreatment Total
Cases tested for MDR-TB 254 (93%) 25 (63%) 392
Laboratory-confirmed MDR-TB cases 9 9 27
Patients started on MDR-TB treatment      
Financing TB control 2013
National TB programme budget (US$ millions)  
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(Rate per 100 000 population per year)
Mortality graph
___ Mortality  (excludes HIV+TB)

(Rate per 100 000 population)
Prevalence graph
___ Prevalence

(Rate per 100 000 population per year)
Incidence graph
__ Notifications Incidence
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___ Incidence (HIV+TB only)

Treatment success rate (%)
tx success graph
__ New smear-positive and/or culture-positive
__ New smear-negative/extrapulmonary __
Retreatment

(Number of patients)
CPT ART graph
__ HIV-positive TB patients
__ on CPT __ on ART

 
 Data are as reported to WHO. Estimates of TB and MDR-TB burden are produced by WHO in consultation with countries.
 * Ranges represent uncertainty intervals Generated: 2014-04-24 Data: www.who.int/tb/data