Incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people reached 73.0 persons in 2017 in Uzbekistan, according to World Bank / WHO. This is 3.95 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Uzbekistan reached an all time high of 120 persons in 2005 and an all time low of 65.0 persons in 1990. When compared to Uzbekistan's main peers, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Kazakhstan amounted to 66.0 persons, 144 persons in Kyrgyzstan, 85.0 persons in Tajikistan and 43.0 persons in Turkmenistan in 2017.
Uzbekistan has been ranked 68th 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.