Tuberculosis case detection rate reached 80.0 % in 2018 in Suriname, according to World Bank / WHO. This is the same as in the previous year.
Historically, tuberculosis case detection rate in Suriname reached an all time high of 80.0 % in 2000 and an all time low of % in. When compared to Suriname's main peers, tuberculosis case detection rate in Brazil amounted to 87.0 %, 80.0 % in Guyana, 87.0 % in Trinidad and Tobago and 80.0 % in Venezuela in 2018.
Suriname has been ranked 93rd within the group of 175 countries we follow in terms of tuberculosis case detection rate, 2 places behind 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).