Incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people reached 133 persons in 2018 in World, according to World Bank / WHO. This is 2.31 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in World reached an all time high of 174 persons in 2000 and an all time low of persons in. When compared to World's main peers, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in China amounted to 61.0 persons, 6.70 persons in Germany, 14.0 persons in Japan and 3.00 persons in USA in 2018.
World has been ranked 52nd within the group of 176 countries we follow in terms of incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people, 3 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.