Table 2

TB notifications, cases identified by PES, population sizes and estimated impact of changes in migration, TB rates and PES on TB notifications between 2011 and 2015

Population20112015Impact on notifications
Notified TBPES TBPopulation (1000s)Notified TBPES TBPopulation (1000s)MigrationTB ratesPESTotal
Recent and mid-term migrants (non-EU)251464182012483181393−894 (−33.4%)−197 (−7.4%)−305 (−11.4%)−1266 (−52.1%)
Long-term migrants (non-EU)336603262251303925908−13570−853 (−35.1%)
EU-born migrants3080258246903202100 (4.6%)43 (2.0%)0 (0.0%)161 (6.6%)
UK-born2221054 7871751055 64235−4970−470 (−19.4%)
  • Groups are: non-EU migrants (arrived in the UK within 5 years), long-term non-EU migrants (arrived in the UK more than 5 years previously), EU-born migrants and UK-born.

  • PES, pre-entry screening.