Incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people reached 5.50 persons in 2017 in Canada, according to World Bank / WHO. This is the same as in the previous year.
Historically, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Canada reached an all time high of 8.40 persons in 1990 and an all time low of 4.60 persons in 2010. When compared to Canada's main peers, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Australia amounted to 6.80 persons, 22.0 persons in Mexico, 8.90 persons in United Kingdom and 3.10 persons in USA in 2017.
Canada has been ranked 161st within the group of 176 countries we follow in terms of incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people, 6 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.