Incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people reached 122 persons in 2017 in Senegal, according to World Bank / WHO. This is the same as in the previous year.
Historically, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Senegal reached an all time high of 158 persons in 1997 and an all time low of 122 persons in 2016. When compared to Senegal's main peers, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Gambia amounted to 174 persons, 176 persons in Guinea, 55.0 persons in Mali and 97.0 persons in Mauritania in 2017.
Senegal has been ranked 54th within the group of 176 countries we follow in terms of incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people, 6 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.