Incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people reached 14.0 persons in 2017 in Montenegro, according to World Bank / WHO. This is 12.5 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Montenegro reached an all time high of 31.0 persons in 2006 and an all time low of 14.0 persons in 2017. When compared to Montenegro's main peers, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Albania amounted to 20.0 persons, 27.0 persons in Bosnia and Herzegovina, 10.0 persons in Croatia and 19.0 persons in Serbia in 2017.
Montenegro has been ranked 132nd within the group of 176 countries we follow in terms of incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people, 12 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.
The incidence of tuberculosis is the estimated number of new pulmonary, smear-positive, and extra-pulmonary tuberculosis cases.