Incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people reached 6.70 persons in 2018 in Germany, according to World Bank / WHO. This is 15.5 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Germany reached an all time high of 21.0 persons in 1990 and an all time low of persons in. When compared to Germany's main peers, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Austria amounted to 6.10 persons, 9.10 persons in Belgium, 8.90 persons in France and 16.0 persons in Poland in 2018.
Germany has been ranked 152nd within the group of 176 countries we follow in terms of incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people, 14 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.