Incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people reached 441 persons in 2018 in Swaziland, according to World Bank / WHO. This is 21.5 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Swaziland reached an all time high of 1,590 persons in 2009 and an all time low of persons in. When compared to Swaziland's main peers, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Botswana amounted to 275 persons, 659 persons in Lesotho, 361 persons in Mozambique and 677 persons in South Africa in 2018.
Swaziland has been ranked 9th within the group of 176 countries we follow in terms of incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people, 8 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.