Incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people reached 0.810 persons in 2017 in United Arab Emirates, according to World Bank / WHO. This is 2.53 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in United Arab Emirates reached an all time high of 12.0 persons in 1990 and an all time low of 0.760 persons in 2014. When compared to United Arab Emirates's main peers, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Bahrain amounted to 12.0 persons, 6.70 persons in Oman, 26.0 persons in Qatar and 10.0 persons in Saudi Arabia in 2017.
United Arab Emirates has been ranked 176th within the group of 176 countries we follow in terms of incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people, 1 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.