Incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people reached 6.20 persons in 2017 in Slovenia, according to World Bank / WHO. This is 4.62 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Slovenia reached an all time high of 39.0 persons in 1990 and an all time low of 6.20 persons in 2017. When compared to Slovenia's main peers, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Austria amounted to 7.40 persons, 10.0 persons in Croatia, 7.70 persons in Hungary and 7.40 persons in Italy in 2017.
Slovenia has been ranked 159th within the group of 176 countries we follow in terms of incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people, 15 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.