Incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people reached 5.10 persons in 2017 in Denmark, according to World Bank / WHO. This is 13.6 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Denmark reached an all time high of 13.0 persons in 2000 and an all time low of 5.10 persons in 2017. When compared to Denmark's main peers, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Germany amounted to 7.50 persons, 5.20 persons in Netherlands, 5.10 persons in Norway and 5.70 persons in Sweden in 2017.
Denmark has been ranked 164th within the group of 176 countries we follow in terms of incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people, 10 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.