Incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people reached 64.0 persons in 2017 in Brunei, according to World Bank / WHO. This is 3.03 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Brunei reached an all time high of 106 persons in 2000 and an all time low of 51.0 persons in 2005. When compared to Brunei's main peers, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Indonesia amounted to 319 persons, 93.0 persons in Malaysia, 554 persons in Philippines and 129 persons in Vietnam in 2017.
Brunei has been ranked 79th within the group of 176 countries we follow in terms of incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people, 11 places above the position seen 10 years ago.
The incidence of tuberculosis is the estimated number of new pulmonary, smear-positive, and extra-pulmonary tuberculosis cases.