Incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people reached 66.0 persons in 2017 in Kazakhstan, according to World Bank / WHO. This is 8.33 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Kazakhstan reached an all time high of 378 persons in 1998 and an all time low of 66.0 persons in 2017. When compared to Kazakhstan's main peers, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in China amounted to 63.0 persons, 144 persons in Kyrgyzstan, 60.0 persons in Russia and 73.0 persons in Uzbekistan in 2017.
Kazakhstan has been ranked 77th within the group of 176 countries we follow in terms of incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people, 25 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.