Incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people reached 44.0 persons in 2018 in Lithuania, according to World Bank / WHO. This is 4.76 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Lithuania reached an all time high of 103 persons in 1998 and an all time low of persons in. When compared to Lithuania's main peers, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Belarus amounted to 31.0 persons, 13.0 persons in Estonia, 29.0 persons in Latvia and 54.0 persons in Russia in 2018.
Lithuania has been ranked 94th within the group of 176 countries we follow in terms of incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people, 15 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.