Incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people reached 260 persons in 2018 in Djibouti, according to World Bank / WHO. This is 11.1 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Djibouti reached an all time high of 716 persons in 2001 and an all time low of persons in. When compared to Djibouti's main peers, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Eritrea amounted to 89.0 persons, 151 persons in Ethiopia, 262 persons in Somalia and 48.0 persons in Yemen in 2018.
Djibouti has been ranked 27th within the group of 176 countries we follow in terms of incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people, 20 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.