Table 1

HIV/TB categories by latent TB infection screening

HIV prevalence and TB incidence rate categoryOffer screening
n (%)
Do not offer screening
n (%)
High HIV/high TB*17 (18.3)17 (24.6)
High HIV/low TB†8 (8.6)3 (4.3)
Low HIV/high TB‡2 (2.2)5 (7.2)
Low HIV/low TB§66 (71)44 (63.8)
Total93 (100)69 (100)
  • *High HIV: >2/1000 HIV prevalence; High TB: >20/100 000 TB incidence.

  • †High HIV: >2/1000 HIV prevalence; Low TB: ≤20/100 000 TB incidence.

  • ‡Low HIV: ≤2/1000 HIV prevalence; High TB: >20/100 000 TB incidence.

  • §Low HIV: ≤2/1000 HIV prevalence; Low TB: ≤20/100 000 TB incidence.