Mauritius
Tuberculosis profile
Population  2012 1.2 million
Estimates of TB burden * 2012 Number (thousands) Rate
(per 100 000 population)
Mortality (excludes HIV+TB) 0.012 (0.012–0.012) 0.97 (0.96–0.98)
Mortality (HIV+TB only) <0.01 (<0.01–<0.01) 0.48 (0.39–0.54)
Prevalence  (includes HIV+TB) 0.48 (0.24–0.81) 39 (20–65)
Incidence  (includes HIV+TB) 0.26 (0.21–0.31) 21 (17–25)
Incidence (HIV+TB only) 0.014 (0.011–0.017) 1.1 (0.92–1.3)
Case detection, all forms (%) 49 (41–60)    
TB case notifications 2012        
New cases   (%) Retreatment cases (%)
Smear-positive 118 (94) Relapse 2 (50)
Smear-negative 3 (2) Treatment after failure 0 (0)
Smear-unknown / not done 0 (0) Treatment after default 2 (50)
Extrapulmonary 5 (4) Other 0 (0)
Other 0 (0)      
Total new 126   Total retreatment 4  
           
Other (history unknown) 0        
Total new and relapse 128   Total cases notified 130  
New cases Smear-positive Smear-negative/ unknown/
not done
Extrapulmonary
M:F ratio 2.0 2.0 0.7
Age < 15 2 0 0
Laboratories 2012
Is second-line drug susceptibility testing available? Yes, outside
country
Treatment success rate 2011 (%)        
New smear-positive and/or culture-positive 90   Is rifampicin used
throughout treatment for
new patients?
Yes
New smear-negative/extrapulmonary 91  
Retreatment 80  
TB/HIV 2012 Number (%)
TB patients with known HIV status 125 (96)
HIV-positive TB patients 10 (8)
HIV-positive TB patients on co-trimoxazole preventive therapy (CPT) 10 (100)
HIV-positive TB patients on antiretroviral therapy (ART) 9 (90)
HIV-positive people screened for TB 352  
HIV-positive people provided with IPT    
Estimates of MDR-TB burden 2012*   New   Retreatment
% of TB cases with MDR-TB 0 (0–3) 0 (0–60)
MDR-TB cases among notified pulmonary
TB cases
0 (0–4) 0 (0–2)
Reported cases of MDR-TB 2012 New Retreatment Total
Cases tested for MDR-TB 121 (100%) 4 (100%) 125
Laboratory-confirmed MDR-TB cases 0 0 0
Patients started on MDR-TB treatment     0
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: 2014-04-19 Data: www.who.int/tb/data