Incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people reached 38.0 persons in 2017 in Honduras, according to World Bank / WHO. This is 5 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Honduras reached an all time high of 123 persons in 2000 and an all time low of 38.0 persons in 2017. When compared to Honduras's main peers, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Belize amounted to 36.0 persons, 25.0 persons in Guatemala, 22.0 persons in Mexico and 3.10 persons in USA in 2017.
Honduras has been ranked 102nd 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.