Incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people reached 70.0 persons in 2017 in Macao, according to World Bank / WHO. This is 4.48 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Macao reached an all time high of 162 persons in 1996 and an all time low of 67.0 persons in 2016. When compared to Macao's main peers, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in China amounted to 63.0 persons, 67.0 persons in Hong Kong and 47.0 persons in Singapore in 2017.
Macao has been ranked 71st within the group of 176 countries we follow in terms of incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people, 4 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.