Incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people reached 111 persons in 2017 in Bolivia, according to World Bank / WHO. This is 2.63 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Bolivia reached an all time high of 251 persons in 1990 and an all time low of 111 persons in 2017. When compared to Bolivia's main peers, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Brazil amounted to 44.0 persons, 17.0 persons in Chile, 44.0 persons in Paraguay and 116 persons in Peru in 2017.
Bolivia has been ranked 57th 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.