Incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people reached 92.0 persons in 2018 in Malaysia, according to World Bank / WHO. This is the same as in the previous year.
Historically, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Malaysia reached an all time high of 94.0 persons in 2016 and an all time low of persons in. When compared to Malaysia's main peers, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Cambodia amounted to 308 persons, 47.0 persons in Singapore, 153 persons in Thailand and 182 persons in Vietnam in 2018.
Malaysia has been ranked 60th within the group of 176 countries we follow in terms of incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people, 21 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.