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Table 1 TB profiles for Nigeria and Kyrgyzstan, 2005–2006 [6]

From: Training of front-line health workers for tuberculosis control: Lessons from Nigeria and Kyrgyzstan

  Nigeria Kyrgyzstan
Population 141.4 million 5.2 million
Gross national income per capita (US$) 560 440
Total health expenditure per capita (US$) 22 20
Estimated incidence (all cases/100 000 population/year) 371 642 (283/100 000 population) 6346 (121/100 000 population)
Estimated prevalence (all cases/100,000 population/year) 704 388 (536/100 000) 7013 (133/100 000)
Estimated mortality (deaths/100,000 population/year) 99 938 (75/100 000 population) 927 (18/100 000 population)
Estimation proportion of TB patients with HIV co-infection 27% 10%
DOTS case detection rate 22% 91%
Total DOTS notification rate 44/100 000/year 117/100 000/year
DOTS coverage 65% 100%
DOTS treatment success 59% 82%
Total registered nurses 210 923 12 902
Total registered physicians 34 923 12 902