Seychelles
Tuberculosis profile
Population  2012 <1 million
Estimates of TB burden * 2012 Number (thousands) Rate
(per 100 000 population)
Mortality (excludes HIV+TB) <0.01 (<0.01–<0.01) 1.8 (1.8–1.9)
Mortality (HIV+TB only) <0.01 (0–<0.01) 0.75 (0–4.6)
Prevalence  (includes HIV+TB) 0.036 (0.013–0.072) 39 (14–78)
Incidence  (includes HIV+TB) 0.027 (0.023–0.033) 30 (24–35)
Incidence (HIV+TB only) <0.01 (<0.01–<0.01) 2.7 (0.06–10)
Case detection, all forms (%) 73 (61–88)    
TB case notifications 2012        
New cases   (%) Retreatment cases (%)
Smear-positive 9 (47) Relapse 1 (50)
Smear-negative 8 (42) Treatment after failure 0 (0)
Smear-unknown / not done 0 (0) Treatment after default 0 (0)
Extrapulmonary 2 (11) Other 1 (50)
Other 0 (0)      
Total new 19   Total retreatment 2  
           
Other (history unknown) 0        
Total new and relapse 20   Total cases notified 21  
New cases Smear-positive Smear-negative/ unknown/
not done
Extrapulmonary
M:F ratio 1.3 1.0 1.0
Age < 15 0 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 67   Is rifampicin used
throughout treatment for
new patients?
Yes
New smear-negative/extrapulmonary 36  
Retreatment    
TB/HIV 2012 Number (%)
TB patients with known HIV status 21 (100)
HIV-positive TB patients 3 (14)
HIV-positive TB patients on co-trimoxazole preventive therapy (CPT) 2 (67)
HIV-positive TB patients on antiretroviral therapy (ART) 3 (100)
HIV-positive people screened for TB 29  
HIV-positive people provided with IPT 0  
Estimates of MDR-TB burden 2012*   New   Retreatment
% of TB cases with MDR-TB 0 (0–23) 0 (0–84)
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 14 (82%) 2 (100%) 16
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: 2014-04-16 Data: www.who.int/tb/data