Incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people reached 265 persons in 2018 in Pakistan, according to World Bank / WHO. This is 0.760 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Pakistan reached an all time high of 277 persons in 1990 and an all time low of persons in. When compared to Pakistan's main peers, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Afghanistan amounted to 189 persons, 61.0 persons in China, 199 persons in India and 14.0 persons in Iran in 2018.
Pakistan has been ranked 25th within the group of 176 countries we follow in terms of incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people, 8 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.