Incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people reached 27.0 persons in 2017 in Bosnia and Herzegovina, according to World Bank / WHO. This is 15.6 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Bosnia and Herzegovina reached an all time high of 99.0 persons in 1998 and an all time low of 27.0 persons in 2017. When compared to Bosnia and Herzegovina's main peers, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Croatia amounted to 10.0 persons, 7.40 persons in Italy, 14.0 persons in Montenegro and 19.0 persons in Serbia in 2017.
Bosnia and Herzegovina has been ranked 112th within the group of 176 countries we follow in terms of incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people, 34 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.