Incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people reached 48.0 persons in 2018 in Venezuela, according to World Bank / WHO. This is 6.67 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Venezuela reached an all time high of 48.0 persons in 2018 and an all time low of persons in. When compared to Venezuela's main peers, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Brazil amounted to 46.0 persons, 33.0 persons in Colombia, 83.0 persons in Guyana and 21.0 persons in Trinidad and Tobago in 2018.
Venezuela has been ranked 89th within the group of 176 countries we follow in terms of incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people, 25 places above the position seen 10 years ago.
The incidence of tuberculosis is the estimated number of new pulmonary, smear-positive, and extra-pulmonary tuberculosis cases.