Incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people reached 146 persons in 2017 in South Sudan, according to World Bank / WHO. This is the same as in the previous year.
Historically, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in South Sudan reached an all time high of 146 persons in 2011 and an all time low of 146 persons in 2011. When compared to South Sudan's main peers, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Central African Republic amounted to 423 persons, 164 persons in Ethiopia, 77.0 persons in Sudan and 201 persons in Uganda in 2017.
South Sudan has been ranked 48th within the group of 176 countries we follow in terms of incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people.
The incidence of tuberculosis is the estimated number of new pulmonary, smear-positive, and extra-pulmonary tuberculosis cases.