Incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people reached 17.0 persons in 2017 in Poland, according to World Bank / WHO. This is 5.56 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Poland reached an all time high of 50.0 persons in 1991 and an all time low of 17.0 persons in 2017. When compared to Poland's main peers, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Czech Republic amounted to 5.40 persons, 7.50 persons in Germany, 60.0 persons in Russia and 84.0 persons in Ukraine in 2017.
Poland has been ranked 126th 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.