Incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people reached 5.10 persons in 2017 in Norway, according to World Bank / WHO. This is 16.4 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Norway reached an all time high of 8.40 persons in 2003 and an all time low of 5.10 persons in 2017. When compared to Norway's main peers, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Denmark amounted to 5.10 persons, 4.90 persons in Finland, 4.50 persons in Iceland and 5.70 persons in Sweden in 2017.
Norway has been ranked 167th within the group of 176 countries we follow in terms of incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people, 11 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.