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High Risk Countries for Tuberculosis Infection

Africa

  • Algeria
  • Angola
  • Benin
  • Botswana
  • Burkina Faso
  • Burundi
  • Cameroon
  • Cape Verde
  • Central African Rep.
  • Chad
  • Comoros
  • Congo
  • Côte d'Ivoire
  • Dem. Rep. of the Congo
  • Equatorial Guinea
  • Eritrea
  • Ethiopia
  • Gabon
  • Gambia
  • Ghana
  • Guinea
  • Guinea-Bissau
  • Kenya
  • Lesotho
  • Liberia
  • Madagascar
  • Malawi
  • Mali
  • Mauritania
  • Mauritius
  • Mozambique
  • Namibia
  • Niger
  • Nigeria
  • Rwanda
  • Sao Tome and Principe
  • Senegal
  • Seychelles
  • Sierra Leone
  • South Africa
  • Swaziland
  • Togo
  • Uganda
  • United Rep. of Tanzania
  • Zambia
  • Zimbabwe

Eastern Mediterranean

  • Afghanistan
  • Djibouti
  • Iran
  • Iraq
  • Kuwait
  • Libyan
  • Morocco
  • Pakistan
  • Qatar
  • Somalia
  • South Sudan
  • Sudan
  • Tunisia
  • Yemen

Europe

  • Armenia
  • Azerbaijan
  • Belarus
  • Bosnia - Herzegovina
  • Bulgaria
  • Estonia
  • Georgia
  • Greenland
  • Kazakhstan
  • Kyrgyzstan
  • Latvia
  • Lithuania
  • Poland
  • Portugal
  • Republic of Moldova
  • Romania
  • Russian Federation
  • Tajikistan
  • The Former Yugoslav
  • Turkey
  • Turkmenistan
  • Ukraine
  • Uzbekistan

South-East Asia

  • Bangladesh
  • Bhutan
  • Dem. People's Rep. of Korea
  • India
  • Indonesia
  • Maldives
  • Myanmar
  • Nepal
  • Sri Lanka
  • Thailand
  • Timor-Leste

The Americas

  • Anguilla
  • Argentina
  • Belize
  • Bolivia
  • Brazil
  • Colombia
  • Dominican Republic
  • Ecuador
  • El Salvador
  • Guatemala
  • Guyana
  • Haiti
  • Honduras
  • Mexico
  • Nicaragua
  • Panama
  • Paraguay
  • Peru
  • Saint Vincent - Grenadines
  • Suriname
  • Trinidad and Tobago
  • Turks and Caicos Islands
  • Uruguay
  • Venezuela

Western Pacific

  • Brunei Darussalam
  • Cambodia
  • China
  • China, Hong Kong SAR
  • China, Macao SAR
  • Fiji
  • French Polynesia
  • Guam
  • Japan
  • Kiribati
  • Lao People's Dem. Rep.
  • Malaysia
  • Marshall Islands
  • Micronesia (Fed. States of)
  • Mongolia
  • Nauru
  • New Caledonia
  • Niue
  • Northern Mariana Islands
  • Palau
  • Papua New Guinea
  • Philippines
  • Republic of Korea
  • Singapore
  • Solomon Islands
  • Tuvalu
  • Vanuatu
  • Viet Nam
  • Wallis and Futuna Islands

High-incidence countries include any country with an annual TB rate over 20/100,000.
Source: http://www.who.int/tb/country/data/download/en/
Revised Oct 2016.