Portugal
Tuberculosis profile
Population  2012 11 million
Estimates of TB burden * 2012 Number (thousands) Rate
(per 100 000 population)
Mortality (excludes HIV+TB) 0.14 (0.13–0.14) 1.3 (1.2–1.4)
Mortality (HIV+TB only) 0.035 (0.026–0.047) 0.33 (0.25–0.44)
Prevalence  (includes HIV+TB) 3.6 (1.6–6.4) 34 (15–61)
Incidence  (includes HIV+TB) 2.8 (2.4–3.1) 26 (23–30)
Incidence (HIV+TB only) 0.33 (0.29–0.37) 3.1 (2.7–3.5)
Case detection, all forms (%) 89 (79–100)    
TB case notifications 2012        
New cases   (%) Retreatment cases (%)
Smear-positive 920 (38) Relapse 88 (47)
Smear-negative 314 (13) Treatment after failure 2 (1)
Smear-unknown / not done 491 (20) Treatment after default 16 (9)
Extrapulmonary 670 (28) Other 82 (44)
Other 7 (<1)      
Total new 2 402   Total retreatment 188  
           
Other (history unknown) 0        
Total new and relapse 2 490   Total cases notified 2 590  
New cases Smear-positive Smear-negative/ unknown/
not done
Extrapulmonary
M:F ratio 2.5 1.9 1.2
Age < 15 7 38 25
Laboratories 2012
Is second-line drug susceptibility testing available? Yes, in country
Treatment success rate 2011 (%)        
New smear-positive and/or culture-positive 80   Is rifampicin used
throughout treatment for
new patients?
Yes
New smear-negative/extrapulmonary 72  
Retreatment 61  
TB/HIV 2012 Number (%)
TB patients with known HIV status 1 672 (65)
HIV-positive TB patients 291 (17)
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 1.5 (0.86–2.3) 5.2 (1.7–12)
MDR-TB cases among notified pulmonary
TB cases
25 (15–41) 10 (3–22)
Reported cases of MDR-TB 2012 New Retreatment Total
Cases tested for MDR-TB 1 219 (72%) 102 (54%) 1 321
Laboratory-confirmed MDR-TB cases 12 5 17
Patients started on MDR-TB treatment     17
Financing TB control 2013
National TB programme budget (US$ millions) 5.9
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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: 2014-04-18 Data: www.who.int/tb/data