Incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people reached 22.0 persons in 2017 in Mexico, according to World Bank / WHO. This is the same as in the previous year.
Historically, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Mexico reached an all time high of 62.0 persons in 1990 and an all time low of 18.0 persons in 2004. When compared to Mexico's main peers, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Belize amounted to 36.0 persons, 25.0 persons in Guatemala, 38.0 persons in Honduras and 3.10 persons in USA in 2017.
Mexico has been ranked 118th within the group of 176 countries we follow in terms of incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people, 10 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.