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Tuberculosis in England: annual report

The latest annual report for tuberculosis (TB) in England.


Tuberculosis in England: 2020 report (presenting data to end of 2019)

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This report presents detailed data on TB case notifications made to the enhanced tuberculosis surveillance system (ETS) by nurses, physicians, microbiologists and surveillance officers in England.

Previous TB annual reports produced by the Health Protection Agency (HPA) and Public Health England (PHE) reported detailed surveillance data for the whole of the UK.

This change is consistent with the Collaborative TB Strategy for England 2015 to 2020 and the fact that TB control activities, along with other health services, are devolved to Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland.

Older TB annual reports are available on the UK Government Web Archive.

Published 1 October 2015
Last updated 11 December 2020 + show all updates
  1. Data discrepancy amended in Tables Ai.2.2 and Ai.2.6.

  2. Added 2020 annual report.

  3. Added 2019 annual report and executive summary.

  4. Added 'Tuberculosis in England 2018: presenting data to end of 2017' report.

  5. Updated Tuberculosis in England 2017 report to correct errors in Figures 7.1 and 7.2, and Tables 7.1, Ai. 7.1, Ai. 7.2 and Ai. 7.3 with regard to the number and proportion of TB cases with two or more social risk factors.

  6. Link has been added to download tuberculosis in England 2017 report.

  7. Added the 2017 Tuberculosis in England annual report.

  8. Updated TB in England 2016 report to correct error in appendix V, page 171, Indicator 16, with regards to the number and proportion of TB cases offered a HIV test.

  9. Added Tuberculosis in England annual report for 2016.

  10. First published.