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Table 1 Information on pilot districts, 2008

From: Assessing access barriers to tuberculosis care with the Tool to Estimate Patients' Costs: pilot results from two districts in Kenya

  Kenya Pilot District
Kitui North
Pilot District
Mutomo
Estimated population 38,277,856 473,241 291,576
Annual per capita income 2005 (KSH) [26] 35,480 10,699 n/a
Adult Literacy Rate, 2005 (%) [26] 68.7 69.9 n/a
TB cases (all types) notified in 2008 110,251 1,432 408
TB case notification rate/100.000 population 338 303 140
Estimated HIV prevalence in general population (%) 7.1 [36] 14 [27] 14 [27]
Number of public health facilities 6,696 [37] 74 17
TB treatment centers 2,228 41 12
TB treatment centers/100.000 population 6 9 4
  1. (all data except where otherwise indicated [38])