Incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people reached 308 persons in 2018 in Liberia, according to World Bank / WHO. This is the same as in the previous year.
Historically, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Liberia reached an all time high of 308 persons in 2013 and an all time low of persons in. When compared to Liberia's main peers, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Ghana amounted to 148 persons, 176 persons in Guinea, 142 persons in Ivory Coast and 298 persons in Sierra Leone in 2018.
Liberia has been ranked 20th within the group of 176 countries we follow in terms of incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people, 12 places above the position seen 10 years ago.
The incidence of tuberculosis is the estimated number of new pulmonary, smear-positive, and extra-pulmonary tuberculosis cases.