Incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people reached 269 persons in 2017 in Djibouti, according to World Bank / WHO. This is 19.7 % less 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 269 persons in 2017. When compared to Djibouti's main peers, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Eritrea amounted to 67.0 persons, 164 persons in Ethiopia, 266 persons in Somalia and 48.0 persons in Yemen in 2017.
Djibouti has been ranked 25th 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.