Incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people reached 359 persons in 2017 in Angola, according to World Bank / WHO. This is 0.829 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Angola reached an all time high of 385 persons in 2009 and an all time low of 207 persons in 1990. When compared to Angola's main peers, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Botswana amounted to 300 persons, 423 persons in Namibia, 361 persons in Zambia and 322 persons in Dem. Republic of the Congo in 2017.
Angola has been ranked 15th 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.