Incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people reached 26.0 persons in 2018 in Guatemala, according to World Bank / WHO. This is the same as in the previous year.
Historically, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Guatemala reached an all time high of 75.0 persons in 1990 and an all time low of persons in. When compared to Guatemala's main peers, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Belize amounted to 30.0 persons, 70.0 persons in El Salvador, 37.0 persons in Honduras and 41.0 persons in Nicaragua in 2018.
Guatemala has been ranked 114th 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.