Incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people reached 15.0 persons in 2017 in Estonia, according to World Bank / WHO. This is 6.25 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Estonia reached an all time high of 65.0 persons in 2000 and an all time low of 15.0 persons in 2017. When compared to Estonia's main peers, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Finland amounted to 4.90 persons, 32.0 persons in Latvia, 50.0 persons in Lithuania and 60.0 persons in Russia in 2017.
Estonia has been ranked 130th within the group of 176 countries we follow in terms of incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people, 27 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.