Incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people reached 5.50 persons in 2018 in Sweden, according to World Bank / WHO. This is the same as in the previous year.
Historically, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Sweden reached an all time high of 9.20 persons in 2015 and an all time low of persons in. When compared to Sweden's main peers, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Denmark amounted to 5.40 persons, 4.80 persons in Finland, 4.10 persons in Norway and 54.0 persons in Russia in 2018.
Sweden has been ranked 159th within the group of 176 countries we follow in terms of incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people, 4 places above the position seen 10 years ago.
The incidence of tuberculosis is the estimated number of new pulmonary, smear-positive, and extra-pulmonary tuberculosis cases.