Tuberculosis case detection rate reached 87.0 % in 2017 in Slovakia, according to World Bank / WHO. This is the same as in the previous year.
Historically, tuberculosis case detection rate in Slovakia reached an all time high of 92.0 % in 1993 and an all time low of 81.0 % in 1997. When compared to Slovakia's main peers, tuberculosis case detection rate in Austria amounted to 87.0 %, 87.0 % in Czech Republic, 87.0 % in Hungary and 87.0 % in Poland in 2017.
Slovakia has been ranked 5th within the group of 173 countries we follow in terms of tuberculosis case detection rate, 54 places above the position seen 10 years ago.
The tuberculosis case detection rate (all forms) is the proportion of newly notified tuberculosis cases (including relapses) to estimated incident cases (case detection, all forms).