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Zimbabwe National Tuberculosis Prevalence Survey 2014

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General Info
Geography 
Zimbabwe (ZWE)
Coverage type 
Country
Time period covered 
01/2014 - 12/2014
Data type
Survey:
  • Cross-sectional
  • Individual
  • Interview
  • Nationally representative
  • Urban-rural representative
Summary 

The Zimbabwe National Tuberculosis Prevalence Survey was conducted in order to study the prevalence of pulmonary tuberculosis in individuals ages 15 and older. In addition to being interviewed, 33,736 individuals were screened for tuberculosis, and 5,705 participants provided sputum samples for examination.  

Citation
Suggested citation 
Biomedical Research and Training Institute (Zimbabwe), National Microbiology Reference Laboratory, Harare Central Hospital (NMRL) (Zimbabwe), National Tuberculosis Control Programme (Zimbabwe), University of Zimbabwe, World Health Organization (WHO), Zimbabwe National Statistics Agency. Zimbabwe National Tuberculosis Prevalence Survey 2014.