Description of the data source, numerator, denominator, survey questions, and other relevant details about the national estimate.
A confirmed case definition for tuberculosis is available from CDC.
Any change to the objective text, baseline, target, target-setting method or data source since the Healthy People 2020 launch.
The baseline was revised from 83.8 (2006) to 82.8 (2005) to make the baseline year and data consistent with IID-29 estimates. In addition, the revision incorporates new data that were not available at the HP2020 launch. The target was not revised.
Additional resources about the objective.
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