Incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people reached 554 persons in 2018 in Philippines, according to World Bank / WHO. This is the same as in the previous year.
Historically, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Philippines reached an all time high of 590 persons in 2000 and an all time low of persons in. When compared to Philippines's main peers, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in China amounted to 61.0 persons, 316 persons in Indonesia and 182 persons in Vietnam in 2018.
Philippines has been ranked 3rd within the group of 176 countries we follow in terms of incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people, 9 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.