Incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people reached 85.0 persons in 2017 in Tajikistan, according to World Bank / WHO. This is the same as in the previous year.
Historically, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Tajikistan reached an all time high of 222 persons in 2001 and an all time low of 72.0 persons in 1990. When compared to Tajikistan's main peers, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Afghanistan amounted to 189 persons, 63.0 persons in China, 144 persons in Kyrgyzstan and 73.0 persons in Uzbekistan in 2017.
Tajikistan has been ranked 65th within the group of 176 countries we follow in terms of incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people, 17 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.