Monitoring of National TB Control Program
All states and Union Territories were implementing National
Tuberculosis Programme (NTP) except the Union Territories of Daman &
Diu and Lakshadweep. The states of Kerala, Rajasthan, Tamilnadu, Sikkim,
Manipur, Delhi, Arunachal Pradesh and Union Territory of Chandigarh have
fully implemented Revised National Tuberculosis Programme (RNTCP).
was the reported progress of case finding activity during the years 2001
*Compiled from the RNTCP reports on Programme Management & Logistics
states of Uttar Pradesh, Andhra Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Karnataka, Bihar,
Maharashtra, Haryana, Punjab, Assam and Uttaranchal together account for
90% of the case finding activity during the year while they constitute 81%
of the population of the country.
|4. The overall ratio of Smear positive to Smear negative cases during the year was 1:2.05 (ranging from 1:0.67 to 1:5.39 over the states). The ratio was decreasing steadily over the years. However, the ratio for Chattisgarh and Assam were 1:5.39 and 1: 4.94, which are still very high.|
overall percentage of smear positives among new sputum smear examined was
|6. The annualized case detection rate among reported NTP districts was 108 per lakh population.|
The annualized new sputum positive case detection rate was 32 per
lakh population among reported NTP districts against the expected 50/lakh.
|8. During the year, 2 months sputum conversion rate under SCC was 73% and under SR it was 56%|
|9. During the year, treatment success rate under SCC was 64% and under SR was 54%.|
|NTP Performance - 1st Quarter 2003|