Incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people reached 374 persons in 2017 in Guinea Bissau, according to World Bank / WHO. This is the same as in the previous year.
Historically, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Guinea Bissau reached an all time high of 387 persons in 2013 and an all time low of 255 persons in 1990. When compared to Guinea Bissau's main peers, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Gambia amounted to 174 persons, 176 persons in Guinea, 55.0 persons in Mali and 122 persons in Senegal in 2017.
Guinea Bissau has been ranked 13th within the group of 176 countries we follow in terms of incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people, 11 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.