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Countries with Estimated or Reported Tuberculosis Incidence, 2011

(Source: World Health Organization - For future updates, refer to http://www.who.int/tb/country/data/profiles/en/index.html)

Definition of high-risk country*

Students from any country listed below MUST be tested.
“High Risk” areas for testing purposes are defined as areas with reported or estimated incidence of ≥ 20 cases per 100,000 population

Afghanistan

Algeria

Angola

Anguilla

Argentina

Armenia

Azerbaijan

Bangladesh

Belarus

Belize

Benin

Bhutan

Bolivia

Bosnia and Herzegovina

Botswana

Brazil

Brunei Darussalam

Bulgaria

Burkina Faso

Burundi

Cambodia

Cameroon

Cape Verde

Central African Republic

Chad

China

China, Hong Kong SAR

China, Macao SAR

Colombia

Comoros

Congo

Cote d'Ivoire

Democratic  People's Republic of Korea

Democratic Republic of the Congo

Djibouti

Dominican Republic

Ecuador

El Salvador

Equatorial Guinea

Eritrea

Estonia

Ethiopia

Fiji

French Polynesia

Gabon

Gambia

Georgia

Ghana

Greenland

Guam

Guatemala

Guinea

Guinea-Bissau

Guyana

Haiti

Honduras

India

Indonesia

Iran (Islamic Republic of)

Iraq

Japan

Kazakhstan

Kenya

Kiribati

Kuwait

Kyrgyzstan

Lao People's Democratic Republic

Latvia

Lesotho

Liberia

Libyan

Lithuania

Madagascar

Malawi

Malaysia

Maldives

Mali

Marshall Islands

Mauritania

Mauritius

Mexico

Micronesia (Federated States of)

Mongolia

Morocco

Mozambique

Myanmar

Namibia

Nauru

Nepal

New Caledonia

Nicaragua

Niger

Nigeria

Niue

Northern Mariana Islands

Pakistan

Palau

Panama

Papua New Guinea

Paraguay

Peru

Philippines

Poland

Portugal

Qatar

Republic of Korea

Republic of Moldova

Romania

Russian Federation

Rwanda

Saint Vincent and the Grenadines

Sao Tome and Principe

Senegal

Seychelles

Sierra Leone

Singapore

Solomon Islands

Somalia

South Africa

South Sudan

Sri Lanka

Sudan

Suriname

Swaziland

Tajikistan

Thailand

The Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia

Timor-Leste

Togo

Tokelau

Trinidad and Tobago

Tunisia

Turkey

Turkmenistan

Turks and Caicos Islands

Tuvalu

Uganda

Ukraine

United Republic of Tanzania

Uruguay

Uzbekistan

Vanuatu

Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)

Viet Nam

Wallis and Futuna Islands

Yemen

Zambia

Zimbabwe 

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Students from any country listed below are NOT required to be tested.
“Low Risk” areas are defined as areas with reported or estimated incidence of < 20 cases per 100,000 population

Albania

American Samoa

Andorra

Antigua and Barbuda

Aruba

Australia

Austria

Bahamas

Bahrain

Barbados

Belgium

Bermuda

Bonaire, Saint Eustatius and Saba

British Virgin Islands

Canada

Cayman Islands

Chile

Cook Islands

Costa Rica

Croatia

Cuba

Curacao

Cyprus

Czech Republic

Denmark

Dominica

Egypt

Finland

France

Germany

Greece

Grenada

Hungary

Iceland

Ireland

Israel

Italy

Jamaica

Jordan

Lebanon

Luxembourg

Malta

Monaco

Montenegro

Montserrat

Netherlands

Netherlands Antilles

New Zealand

Norway

Oman

Puerto Rico

Saint Kitts and Nevis

Saint Lucia

Samoa

San Marino

 

Saudi Arabia

Serbia

Sint Maarten (Dutch part) 

Slovakia

Slovenia

Spain

Sweden

Switzerland

Syrian Arab Republic

Tonga

United Arab Emirates

United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

United States of America

US Virgin Islands

West Bank and Gaza Strip


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