Taiwan National Infectious Disease Statistics System

Date Type
Case Origin
Statistics for Multidrug-Resistant Tuberculosis (MDR-TB) , Nationwide , Citizen , by Date of Registration
Notification Date of Most Recent Case 2020/6/29
week 27/2020 (Cumulative Cases of Previous Week )1
week 28/2020 (Cumulative Cases of Current Week )0
Month 07/2020 (Cumulative Cases of Current Month )0
Year 2020 (Cumulative Cases of Current Year )37
Year 2019(Last Year )79
(Calculation Week) - (Average of Previous 3 Weeks) (Number of Cases )▽0.33
(Calculation Week) - (Average of The Same Period During The Previous 3 Years) (Number of Cases )▽1.67
Cumulative Deaths of Current Year 6
  1. The period for this query is from 2018/12/30 to 2020/07/11
  2. Data as of 2020/7/9 5:44 AM , Current Week is Week 28/2020, Current Month is Month 7/2020
  3. The numbers in the table represent the cases of tuberculosis, including tuberculosis of all form, MDR-TB, smear-negative TB and extra-pulmonary TB.
  4. The number of deaths are deaths of persons whose primary causu of death is tuberculosis. The classification of the cause of deaths is proccessed in accordance with the Ministry of Health and Welfare.
  5. Tuberculosis is a chronic infectious disease. Some of the cases require 2-3 months for culture confirmation. Therefore, the calculation of the changes in the number of cases is according to the cases per calculation week, which is the number of cases for the previosu 12 weeks prior to the date of query.
  6. The disease is listed as a notifiable disease since October 15, 2007.
  7. The results of queries are generated automatically. Data may be subject to change without prior notice.
  8. The cumulative annual number of cases is calculated according to year of onset.
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