Incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people reached 176 persons in 2017 in Guinea, according to World Bank / WHO. This is the same as in the previous year.
Historically, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Guinea reached an all time high of 251 persons in 1992 and an all time low of 176 persons in 2016. When compared to Guinea's main peers, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Liberia amounted to 308 persons, 55.0 persons in Mali, 122 persons in Senegal and 301 persons in Sierra Leone in 2017.
Guinea has been ranked 39th within the group of 176 countries we follow in terms of incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people, 3 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.