Incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people reached 7.70 persons in 2017 in Hungary, according to World Bank / WHO. This is 11.5 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Hungary reached an all time high of 48.0 persons in 1995 and an all time low of 7.70 persons in 2017. When compared to Hungary's main peers, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Austria amounted to 7.40 persons, 5.40 persons in Czech Republic, 17.0 persons in Poland and 4.80 persons in Slovakia in 2017.
Hungary has been ranked 146th within the group of 176 countries we follow in terms of incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people, 13 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.