Incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people reached 18.0 persons in 2018 in Seychelles, according to World Bank / WHO. This is 12.5 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Seychelles reached an all time high of 68.0 persons in 1990 and an all time low of persons in. When compared to Seychelles's main peers, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Comoros amounted to 35.0 persons, 233 persons in Madagascar, 33.0 persons in Maldives and 13.0 persons in Mauritius in 2018.
Seychelles has been ranked 123rd within the group of 176 countries we follow in terms of incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people, 31 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.