Incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people reached 5.20 persons in 2017 in Netherlands, according to World Bank / WHO. This is 11.9 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Netherlands reached an all time high of 12.0 persons in 1993 and an all time low of 5.20 persons in 2017. When compared to Netherlands's main peers, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Belgium amounted to 9.20 persons, 5.10 persons in Denmark, 7.50 persons in Germany and 8.90 persons in United Kingdom in 2017.
Netherlands has been ranked 163rd within the group of 176 countries we follow in terms of incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people, 3 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.