Incidence of Tuberculosis (Per 100,000 People) rose 31.3% to 42.0 persons in Venezuela in 2017

Incidence of Tuberculosis (Per 100,000 People) (persons)
Health Care | Venezuela | May 1, 2020
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Incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people reached 42.0 persons in 2017 in Venezuela, according to World Bank / WHO. This is 31.3 % more than in the previous year.

Historically, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Venezuela reached an all time high of 42.0 persons in 2017 and an all time low of 26.0 persons in 2014. When compared to Venezuela's main peers, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Brazil amounted to 44.0 persons, 33.0 persons in Colombia, 86.0 persons in Guyana and 17.0 persons in Trinidad and Tobago in 2017.

Venezuela has been ranked 97th within the group of 176 countries we follow in terms of incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people, 20 places above the position seen 10 years ago.

The incidence of tuberculosis is the estimated number of new pulmonary, smear-positive, and extra-pulmonary tuberculosis cases.

Incidence of Tuberculosis (Per 100,000 People) Unit 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Bolivia persons 131 127 123 120 117
Brazil persons 44.0 44.0 44.0 43.0 42.0
Colombia persons 32.0 32.0 31.0 30.0 31.0
Guyana persons 118 124 112 89.0 93.0
Peru persons 131 123 122 121 119
Puerto Rico persons 1.60 2.20 1.50 1.40 1.60
Suriname persons 29.0 30.0 32.0 33.0 33.0
Trinidad and Tobago persons 19.0 23.0 21.0 21.0 17.0
Venezuela persons 27.0 27.0 27.0 26.0 29.0