Incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people reached 63.0 persons in 2017 in China, according to World Bank / WHO. This is 1.56 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in China reached an all time high of 152 persons in 1990 and an all time low of 63.0 persons in 2017. When compared to China's main peers, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in India amounted to 204 persons, 15.0 persons in Japan, 60.0 persons in Russia and 3.10 persons in USA in 2017.
China has been ranked 80th within the group of 176 countries we follow in terms of incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people, 4 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.