Incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people reached 428 persons in 2017 in Mongolia, according to World Bank / WHO. This is the same as in the previous year.
Historically, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Mongolia reached an all time high of 428 persons in 2000 and an all time low of 263 persons in 1999. When compared to Mongolia's main peers, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in China amounted to 63.0 persons, 66.0 persons in Kazakhstan, 144 persons in Kyrgyzstan and 60.0 persons in Russia in 2017.
Mongolia has been ranked 9th 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.