Incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people reached 40.0 persons in 2017 in Libya, according to World Bank / WHO. This is the same as in the previous year.
Historically, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Libya reached an all time high of 40.0 persons in 1990 and an all time low of 40.0 persons in 1990. When compared to Libya's main peers, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Algeria amounted to 70.0 persons, 154 persons in Chad, 13.0 persons in Egypt and 34.0 persons in Tunisia in 2017.
Libya has been ranked 100th within the group of 176 countries we follow in terms of incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people, 2 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.