South Africa is the top country by incidence of tuberculosis in the world. As of 2016, incidence of tuberculosis in South Africa was 781 cases per 100,000 people. The top 5 countries also includes Lesotho, Kiribati, Philippines, and Mozambique.The description is composed by Yodatai, our digital data assistant. Have a question? Ask Yodatai ›
Incidence of tuberculosis is the estimated number of new pulmonary, smear positive, and extra-pulmonary tuberculosis cases.