Incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people reached 210 persons in 2018 in Zimbabwe, according to World Bank / WHO. This is 5.53 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Zimbabwe reached an all time high of 682 persons in 1999 and an all time low of persons in. When compared to Zimbabwe's main peers, incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people in Botswana amounted to 275 persons, 361 persons in Mozambique, 677 persons in South Africa and 346 persons in Zambia in 2018.
Zimbabwe has been ranked 34th within the group of 176 countries we follow in terms of incidence of tuberculosis per 100,000 people, 19 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.