Incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people reached 7.10 persons in 2017 in Cuba, according to World Bank / WHO. This is 4.41 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Cuba reached an all time high of 25.0 persons in 1990 and an all time low of 6.80 persons in 2016. When compared to Cuba's main peers, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Dominican Republic amounted to 45.0 persons, 5.10 persons in Jamaica, 22.0 persons in Mexico and 3.10 persons in USA in 2017.
Cuba has been ranked 154th within the group of 176 countries we follow in terms of incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people, 1 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.