Incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people reached 70.0 persons in 2017 in Algeria, according to World Bank / WHO. This is the same as in the previous year.
Historically, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Algeria reached an all time high of 81.0 persons in 1999 and an all time low of 64.0 persons in 1990. When compared to Algeria's main peers, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Libya amounted to 40.0 persons, 99.0 persons in Morocco, 11.0 persons in Spain and 34.0 persons in Tunisia in 2017.
Algeria has been ranked 72nd within the group of 176 countries we follow in terms of incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people, 8 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.