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Table 1 Sociodemographic and clinical characteristics of new cases of tuberculosis in Divinópolis during the period 2002–2012

From: Spatial distribution of tuberculosis from 2002 to 2012 in a midsize city in Brazil

Variable Number Percent
Gender
 Male 221 67.8
 Female 105 32.2
Age group (years)
 0–14 15 4.6
 15–24 35 10.7
 25–44 134 41.1
 45–64 110 33.8
  ≥ 65 32 9.8
Clinical form of tuberculosis
 Pulmonary 240 73.6
 Extrapulmonary 77 23.6
 Both 9 2.8
Clinical evolution
 Cure 243 74.5
 Dropout 40 12.3
 Death from other causes 30 9.2
 Death from tuberculosis 8 2.5
 Transfer 5 1.5
  1. Data extracted from the SINAN database [3]