Incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people reached 13.0 persons in 2018 in Macedonia, according to World Bank / WHO. This is 8.33 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Macedonia reached an all time high of 49.0 persons in 1990 and an all time low of persons in. When compared to Macedonia's main peers, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Albania amounted to 18.0 persons, 23.0 persons in Bulgaria and 4.40 persons in Greece in 2018.
Macedonia has been ranked 134th within the group of 176 countries we follow in terms of incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people, 17 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.