Incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people reached 181 persons in 2017 in Haiti, according to World Bank / WHO. This is 3.72 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Haiti reached an all time high of 277 persons in 2002 and an all time low of 181 persons in 2017. When compared to Haiti's main peers, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Cuba amounted to 7.10 persons, 45.0 persons in Dominican Republic, 5.10 persons in Jamaica and 1.20 persons in Puerto Rico in 2017.
Haiti has been ranked 38th within the group of 176 countries we follow in terms of incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people, 4 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.