Incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people reached 4.50 persons in 2017 in Iceland, according to World Bank / WHO. This is 114 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Iceland reached an all time high of 7.90 persons in 2010 and an all time low of 2.00 persons in 2003. When compared to Iceland's main peers, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Denmark amounted to 5.10 persons, 5.10 persons in Norway, 5.70 persons in Sweden and 8.90 persons in United Kingdom in 2017.
Iceland has been ranked 170th within the group of 176 countries we follow in terms of incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people.
The incidence of tuberculosis is the estimated number of new pulmonary, smear-positive, and extra-pulmonary tuberculosis cases.