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Rwanda National Tuberculosis Prevalence Survey 2012

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General Info
Geography 
Rwanda (RWA)
Coverage type 
Country
Time period covered 
03/2012 - 12/2012
Data type
Survey:
  • Cross-sectional
  • Exam
  • Individual
  • Interview
Summary 

The purpose of the Rwanda National Tuberculosis Prevalence Study 2012 was to ascertain the prevalence of tuberculosis among the population age 15 and above. A total of 43,128 individuals participated in the survey. Data were collected with chest x-rays, symptom questionnaires, and sputum specimens.  

Citation
Suggested citation 
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), KNCV Tuberculosis Foundation, Ministry of Health (Rwanda), National TB Control Program (Rwanda), Rwanda Biomedical Center, World Health Organization (WHO). Rwanda National Tuberculosis Prevalence Survey 2012.