Research and analysis

Tuberculosis in England: quarterly reports

The latest quarterly reports of provisional data for tuberculosis (TB) notifications in England.


National quarterly report of tuberculosis in England: Quarter 4, 2018 provisional data

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These reports present quarterly data on TB case notifications and key TB indicators made to the Enhanced Tuberculosis Surveillance system (ETS) by nurses, physicians, microbiologists and surveillance officers in England.

Although data for the latest quarters are provisional and subject to revision, quarterly figures are released for the purpose of providing timely figures to inform the ongoing work to implement the Collaborative TB Strategy for England 2015 to 2020.

A full analysis of the data is published annually and these reports can be found here: Tuberculosis in England annual reports.

Published 4 February 2019