Tuberculosis (TB) is a bacterial disease caused by infection with Mycobacterium tuberculosis. Globally TB remains a disease of public health significance with the World Health Organization (WHO) estimating 10.6 million cases in 2022.

Surveillance of TB in NSW is conducted under the NSW Public Health Act 2010.

The purpose of this report is to describe the epidemiology of TB in NSW in 2022.

Past reports

File Size: 1315 kb
Type: Report
Date of Publication: 29 February 2024
SHPN: (HP NSW) 240169
ISSN: 978-1-76023-802-5