World Health Organization TB dataSource:
A subset of data from the World Health Organization Global Tuberculosis
Report, and accompanying global populations.
who uses the original
codes from the World Health Organization. The column names for columns
5 through 60 are made by combining
the method of diagnosis (
sn= negative pulmonary smear,
sp= positive pulmonary smear,
m= male), and
age group (
014= 0-14 yrs of age,
3544= 35-44 years of age,
65= 65 years or older).
who2 is a lightly modified version that makes teaching the basics
easier by tweaking the variables to be slightly more consistent and
newrel is replaced by
new_rel, and a
_ is added after the gender.
A data frame with 7,240 rows and 60 columns:
- iso2, iso3
2 & 3 letter ISO country codes
- new_sp_m014 - new_rel_f65
Counts of new TB cases recorded by group. Column names encode three variables that describe the group.