Canada
Tuberculosis profile
Population  2013 35 million
Estimates of TB burden * 2013 Number (thousands) Rate
(per 100 000 population)
Mortality (excludes HIV+TB) 0.062 (0.062–0.063) 0.18 (0.18–0.18)
Mortality (HIV+TB only) 0.013 (<0.01–0.024) 0.04 (0.02–0.07)
Prevalence  (includes HIV+TB) 2.2 (0.94–3.9) 6.2 (2.7–11)
Incidence  (includes HIV+TB) 1.8 (1.6–1.9) 5 (4.6–5.5)
Incidence (HIV+TB only) 0.13 (0.1–0.16) 0.36 (0.3–0.45)
Case detection, all forms (%) 92 (85–100)    
Estimates of MDR-TB burden * 2013   New   Retreatment
% of TB cases with MDR-TB 0.57 (0.23–1.2) 1.6 (0.04–8.5)
MDR-TB cases among notified pulmonary
TB cases
6 (2–12) 1 (0–7)
TB case notifications 2013 New ** Relapse
Pulmonary, bacteriologically confirmed 929   69
Pulmonary, clinically diagnosed 128   8
Extrapulmonary 486   18
       
Total new and relapse 1 638    
Previously treated, excluding relapses      
Total cases notified 1 638    
Among 1 638 new and relapse cases:
108 (7%) cases aged under 15 years; male:female ratio: 1.2
Reported cases of RR-/MDR-TB 2013 New Retreatment Total **
Cases tested for RR-/MDR-TB 1 228 (132%) 75 (79%) 1 330
Laboratory-confirmed RR-/MDR-TB cases     17
Patients started on MDR-TB treatment     16
TB/HIV 2013 Number (%)
TB patients with known HIV status 671 (41)
HIV-positive TB patients 50 (7)
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    
Treatment success rate (%)
New cases registered in 2012 79
Previously treated cases registered in 2012 67
HIV-positive TB cases, all types, registered in 2012 73
RR-/MDR-TB cases started on second-line treatment in 2011 88
XDR-TB cases started on second-line treatment in 2011 100
Laboratories 2013  
Is second-line drug susceptibility testing available? Yes, in country
Financing TB control 2014  
National TB programme budget (US$ millions)  
* Ranges represent uncertainty intervals
** Includes cases with unknown previous TB treatment history
***
(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
   Notified (new and relapse)   Incidence
   Incidence (HIV+TB only)

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

Treatment success rate (%)
tx success graph
   New   Retreatment
   HIV-positive   RR-/MDR-TB   XDR-TB

 
 Data are as reported to WHO. Estimates of TB and MDR-TB burden are produced by WHO in consultation with countries.
 Generated: 2015-04-26 Data: www.who.int/tb/data