Incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people reached 199 persons in 2018 in India, according to World Bank / WHO. This is 3.11 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in India reached an all time high of 289 persons in 2000 and an all time low of persons in. When compared to India's main peers, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Bangladesh amounted to 221 persons, 61.0 persons in China, 265 persons in Pakistan and 64.0 persons in Sri Lanka in 2018.
India has been ranked 36th within the group of 176 countries we follow in terms of incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people, 2 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.