Incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people reached 149 persons in 2018 in Bhutan, according to World Bank / WHO. This is 9.70 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Bhutan reached an all time high of 777 persons in 1990 and an all time low of persons in. When compared to Bhutan's main peers, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Bangladesh amounted to 221 persons, 61.0 persons in China, 199 persons in India and 245 persons in Nepal in 2018.
Bhutan has been ranked 48th within the group of 176 countries we follow in terms of incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people.
The incidence of tuberculosis is the estimated number of new pulmonary, smear-positive, and extra-pulmonary tuberculosis cases.