Incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people reached 118 persons in 2018 in Senegal, according to World Bank / WHO. This is 0.855 % more than 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 persons in. When compared to Senegal's main peers, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Gambia amounted to 162 persons, 176 persons in Guinea, 53.0 persons in Mali and 93.0 persons in Mauritania in 2018.
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.