Table 3– Pooled costs of tuberculosis (TB) disease including direct costs and loss of productivity in the European Union#
CountryTB cases 2011Drug-susceptible TB casesMDR-TB casesXDR-TB casesCost per drug-susceptible TB case €Cost per MDR-TB case €Cost per XDR-TB case €Total cost due to drug-susceptible TB cases €Total cost due to MDR-TB cases €Total cost due to XDR-TB cases €Overall total cost €
Austria68766219610 28257 231170 7446 806 6841 087 3891 024 4648 918 537
Belgium1044102615310 28257 213170 74410 549 332858 195512 23211 919 759
Bulgaria2407235255NA342724 16624 1668 060 3041 329 130NR9 389 434
Cyprus54531NA10 28224 166170 744544 94624 166NR569 112
Czech Republic60059172342724 16624 1662 025 357169 16248 3322 242 851
Denmark3813783NA10 28257 213170 7443 886 596171 639NR4 058 235
Estonia3412497814342724 16624 166853 3231 884 948NA2 738 271
Finland#3253205NA10 67657 213170 7443 416 320286 065NR3 702 385
France4942490240NA866857 213170 74442 490 536228 8520NR44 779 056
Germany#4316426056NA10 18557 487190 88043 388 1003 219 272NR46 607 372
Greece4894825210 28257 213170 7444 955 924286 065341 4885 583 477
Hungary144514387NA342724 16624 1664 928 026169 162NR5 097 188
Ireland4254223NA10 28257 231170 7444 339 004171 693NR4 510 697
Italy3521343481611 72857 213170 74440 273 9524 634 2531 024 46445 932 669
Latvia8857789512342724 16624 1662 666 2062 295 770289 9925 251 968
Lithuania1904155529653342724 16624 1665 328 9857 153 1361 280 79813 762 919
Luxemburg#26242NA10 28257 213170 744246 768114 426NR361 194
Malta3333NANA10 28224 166170 744339 306NRNR339 306
The Netherlands#100799215NA10 77449 424150 57010 687 808741 360NR11 429 168
Poland84788436411342724 16624 16628 910 172990 80624 16629 925 144
Portugal2540251822NA10 28257 213170 74425 890 0761 258 686NR27 148 762
Romania19 21218 68250030342724 16624 16664 023 21412 083 000724 98076 831 194
Slovakia3993963NA10 28224 16624 1664 071 67272 498NR4 144 170
Slovenia192192NANA342724 16624 166657 984NRNR657 984
Spain6762672041111 81857 231170 74479 416 9602 346 471170 74481 934 175
Sweden58656917NA10 28257 213170 7445 850 458972 621NR6 823 079
UK89638876816855864 777170 74475 960 8085 246 9371 024 46482 232 209
Total71 96470 3401488136NANANA480 568 82149 855 3706 466 124536 890 315
  • Data are presented as n, unless otherwise stated. MDR: multidrug resistant; XDR: extensively drug resistant; NA: no data available; NR: not reported. #: cost of 2011 TB cases adjusted to the year 2012; : data from [18].