Table 1

Burden of HIV infection, tuberculosis (TB) and HIV-associated TB globally and in sub-Saharan Africa
Disease Global burden Burden in sub-Saharan Africa: (% of global burden)
HIV/AIDS:
No. of people living with HIV infection 34,200,000 23,500,000 (69%)
HIV/AIDS-related deaths 1,700,000 1,200,000 (71%)
Tuberculosis:
No. of incident cases of TB 8,700,000 2,300,000 (26%)
TB deaths (excluding HIV) 990,000 220,000 (22%)
Incident cases of multidrug-resistant TB 310,000 45,000 (15%)
HIV-associated tuberculosis:
No. of incident cases 1,100,000 870,000 (79%)
No. of HIV-associated TB deaths 430,000 300,000 (70%)

Data from [1,3]. Incident disease and deaths represent annual disease burden.

Lawn et al.

Lawn et al. BMC Medicine 2013 11:253   doi:10.1186/1741-7015-11-253

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