Number of PLHIV Started on TPT

References in the content below refer to the PBMEF Guide.

Definitions

Number of PLHIV enrolled in HIV care who were started on TPT during the reporting period. Starting in 2020, the WHO definition for this variable changed: before 2020, the variable was hiv_ipt_reg_all; starting in 2020, the calculation is the first non-empty variable in the following order: hiv_ipt_reg_all, hiv_ipt, hiv_all_tpt, hiv_elig_all_tpt, hiv_new_tpt, hiv_elig_new_tpt.

Numerator

Number of PLHIV enrolled in HIV care who were started on TPT during the reporting period. WHO database: hiv_ipt_reg_all*

Denominator

N/A

Ref #

PT-5

Tier Level

Extended Indicator

Data Type

Integer

Disaggregations

N/A
There are no related indicators for this indicator.

Indicator Visualizations

Changelog

June 9, 2022: Changed the title of this indicator from "TPT – PLHIV Coverage" to "Number of PLHIV Started on TPT" to be more consistent across the "TB Preventive Treatment (PT)" technical area.
January 1, 2022: Starting in 2020, the WHO definition for this variable changed: before 2020, the variable was "hiv_ipt_reg_all"; starting in 2020, the calculation is the first non-empty variable in the following order: hiv_ipt_reg_all, hiv_ipt, hiv_all_tpt, hiv_elig_all_tpt, hiv_new_tpt, hiv_elig_new_tpt.