Incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people reached 60.0 persons in 2017 in Russia, according to World Bank / WHO. This is 6.25 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Russia reached an all time high of 123 persons in 1999 and an all time low of 50.0 persons in 1990. When compared to Russia's main peers, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in China amounted to 63.0 persons, 7.50 persons in Germany, 15.0 persons in Japan and 3.10 persons in USA in 2017.
Russia has been ranked 81st within the group of 176 countries we follow in terms of incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people, 9 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.