Incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people reached 31.0 persons in 2018 in Belarus, according to World Bank / WHO. This is 6.90 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Belarus reached an all time high of 86.0 persons in 2000 and an all time low of persons in. When compared to Belarus's main peers, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Lithuania amounted to 44.0 persons, 16.0 persons in Poland, 54.0 persons in Russia and 80.0 persons in Ukraine in 2018.
Belarus has been ranked 108th within the group of 176 countries we follow in terms of incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people, 23 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.