Incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people reached 253 persons in 2018 in Tanzania, according to World Bank / WHO. This is 6.75 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Tanzania reached an all time high of 510 persons in 2003 and an all time low of persons in. When compared to Tanzania's main peers, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Kenya amounted to 292 persons, 361 persons in Mozambique, 200 persons in Uganda and 346 persons in Zambia in 2018.
Tanzania has been ranked 28th within the group of 176 countries we follow in terms of incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people, 12 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.