Incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people reached 154 persons in 2017 in Chad, according to World Bank / WHO. This is 0.654 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Chad reached an all time high of 159 persons in 2014 and an all time low of 96.0 persons in 1990. When compared to Chad's main peers, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Cameroon amounted to 194 persons, 90.0 persons in Niger, 219 persons in Nigeria and 77.0 persons in Sudan in 2017.
Chad has been ranked 44th 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.