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Table 1 General information of selected counties for patient survey

From: Evaluating the impact of decentralising tuberculosis microscopy services to rural township hospitals in gansu province, china

  Ganzhou Shandan Xifeng Zhenyuan
Geography Plain & Gobi Plain & Gobi Mountain Mountain
Population 506,558 192,947 330,000 520,000
Per capital income (RMB) 3,947 2,892 1,734 1,500
Registered active TB patients in 2006 2,836 1,295 7,66 1,036
Registered smear positive patients identified in 2006 295 110 200 216