Incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people reached 7.40 persons in 2017 in Austria, according to World Bank / WHO. This is 9.76 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Austria reached an all time high of 22.0 persons in 1990 and an all time low of 7.40 persons in 2017. When compared to Austria's main peers, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Germany amounted to 7.50 persons, 7.70 persons in Hungary, 7.40 persons in Italy and 7.20 persons in Switzerland in 2017.
Austria has been ranked 150th within the group of 176 countries we follow in terms of incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people, 4 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.