Incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people reached 525 persons in 2018 in Gabon, according to World Bank / WHO. This is 0.768 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Gabon reached an all time high of 596 persons in 2004 and an all time low of persons in. When compared to Gabon's main peers, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Angola amounted to 355 persons, 186 persons in Cameroon, 375 persons in Congo and 181 persons in Equatorial Guinea in 2018.
Gabon has been ranked 5th within the group of 176 countries we follow in terms of incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people, 1 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.