Table 6.15 : TUBERCULOSIS CASES BY SEX, 2003-2008    
Type 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008  
Both sexes              
Cases Under Treatment 82 69 80 68 97 60  
Cases Released from Control 111 131 108 108 96 154  
Mortality of Tuberculosis Cases 4 1 4 4 4 7  
Relapse Cases * 3 4 5 5 3 1  
Newly Detected Tuberculosis  Cases 1_/ 134 115 118 95 126 122  
Male              
Cases Under Treatment 45 42 47 35 NA 33  
Cases Released from Control 64 71 65 62 NA 81  
Mortality of Tuberculosis Cases 3 1 2 3 NA 3  
Relapse Cases * 1 2 3 3 NA 1  
Newly Detected Tuberculosis  Cases 1_/ 79 67 69 50 NA 73  
Female            
Cases Under Treatment 37 27 33 33 NA 27  
Cases Released from Control 47 60 43 46 NA 73  
Mortality of Tuberculosis Cases 1 0 2 1 NA 4  
Relapse Cases * 2 2 2 2 NA 0  
Newly Detected Tuberculosis  Cases 1_/ 55 48 49 45 NA 49  
* A person who has been declared cured of any form of TB in the past by a physician, after one full course of chemotherapy and has become re infected.        
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Source: TB Control Unit