Incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people reached 95.0 persons in 2017 in Moldova, according to World Bank / WHO. This is 5.94 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Moldova reached an all time high of 142 persons in 2005 and an all time low of 56.0 persons in 1990. When compared to Moldova's main peers, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Bulgaria amounted to 25.0 persons, 72.0 persons in Romania, 60.0 persons in Russia and 84.0 persons in Ukraine in 2017.
Moldova has been ranked 60th within the group of 176 countries we follow in terms of incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people, 1 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.