Incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people reached 77.0 persons in 2017 in Sudan, according to World Bank / WHO. This is 6.1 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Sudan reached an all time high of 170 persons in 1990 and an all time low of 77.0 persons in 2017. When compared to Sudan's main peers, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Chad amounted to 154 persons, 13.0 persons in Egypt, 164 persons in Ethiopia and 146 persons in South Sudan in 2017.
Sudan has been ranked 67th within the group of 176 countries we follow in terms of incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people, 1 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.