Incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people reached 4.50 persons in 2017 in Greece, according to World Bank / WHO. This is 7.14 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Greece reached an all time high of 11.0 persons in 1995 and an all time low of 4.20 persons in 2016. When compared to Greece's main peers, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Albania amounted to 20.0 persons, 25.0 persons in Bulgaria, 13.0 persons in Macedonia and 17.0 persons in Turkey in 2017.
Greece has been ranked 171st within the group of 176 countries we follow in terms of incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people, 8 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.