Incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people reached 551 persons in 2017 in Mozambique, according to World Bank / WHO. This is the same as in the previous year.
Historically, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Mozambique reached an all time high of 551 persons in 2012 and an all time low of 403 persons in 1990. When compared to Mozambique's main peers, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Malawi amounted to 131 persons, 567 persons in South Africa, 269 persons in Tanzania and 361 persons in Zambia in 2017.
Mozambique has been ranked 4th within the group of 176 countries we follow in terms of incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people, 6 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.