Incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people reached 49.0 persons in 2017 in Fiji, according to World Bank / WHO. This is 14 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Fiji reached an all time high of 84.0 persons in 1990 and an all time low of 14.0 persons in 2007. When compared to Fiji's main peers, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Estonia amounted to 15.0 persons, 5.10 persons in Norway, 60.0 persons in Russia and 5.70 persons in Sweden in 2017.
Fiji has been ranked 88th within the group of 176 countries we follow in terms of incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people, 53 places above the position seen 10 years ago.
The incidence of tuberculosis is the estimated number of new pulmonary, smear-positive, and extra-pulmonary tuberculosis cases.