Incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people reached 31.0 persons in 2018 in Qatar, according to World Bank / WHO. This is 11.4 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Qatar reached an all time high of 70.0 persons in 1995 and an all time low of persons in. When compared to Qatar's main peers, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Bahrain amounted to 11.0 persons, 14.0 persons in Iran, 10.0 persons in Saudi Arabia and 0.980 persons in United Arab Emirates in 2018.
Qatar has been ranked 110th within the group of 176 countries we follow in terms of incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people, 12 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.