Incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people reached 11.0 persons in 2017 in Spain, according to World Bank / WHO. This is 8.33 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Spain reached an all time high of 27.0 persons in 1992 and an all time low of 10.0 persons in 2015. When compared to Spain's main peers, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in France amounted to 9.00 persons, 7.40 persons in Italy, 99.0 persons in Morocco and 20.0 persons in Portugal in 2017.
Spain has been ranked 139th within the group of 176 countries we follow in terms of incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people, 9 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.