Incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people reached 63.0 persons in 2018 in Azerbaijan, according to World Bank / WHO. This is 5.00 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Azerbaijan reached an all time high of 719 persons in 1998 and an all time low of persons in. When compared to Azerbaijan'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 54.0 persons in Russia in 2018.
Azerbaijan has been ranked 78th within the group of 176 countries we follow in terms of incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people, 10 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.