Incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people reached 41.0 persons in 2017 in Togo, according to World Bank / WHO. This is 10.9 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Togo reached an all time high of 78.0 persons in 2008 and an all time low of 41.0 persons in 2017. When compared to Togo's main peers, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Benin amounted to 58.0 persons, 49.0 persons in Burkina Faso, 152 persons in Ghana and 219 persons in Nigeria in 2017.
Togo has been ranked 99th within the group of 176 countries we follow in terms of incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people, 18 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.