Incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people reached 238 persons in 2017 in Madagascar, according to World Bank / WHO. This is 0.422 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Madagascar reached an all time high of 393 persons in 1990 and an all time low of 233 persons in 2013. When compared to Madagascar's main peers, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Mozambique amounted to 551 persons, 567 persons in South Africa, 308 persons in Swaziland and 269 persons in Tanzania in 2017.
Madagascar has been ranked 29th within the group of 176 countries we follow in terms of incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people, 6 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.