Incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people reached 31.0 persons in 2018 in Armenia, according to World Bank / WHO. This is 19.2 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Armenia reached an all time high of 92.0 persons in 2005 and an all time low of persons in. When compared to Armenia's main peers, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Azerbaijan amounted to 63.0 persons, 80.0 persons in Georgia, 14.0 persons in Iran and 16.0 persons in Turkey in 2018.
Armenia has been ranked 109th within the group of 176 countries we follow in terms of incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people, 27 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.
The incidence of tuberculosis is the estimated number of new pulmonary, smear-positive, and extra-pulmonary tuberculosis cases.