Stop TB Partnership

Tuberculosis Profiles by Country

The material on this page was developed by the World Health Organization (WHO), and all data come from the WHO Global TB Control report.

The countries listed below account for the majority of tuberculosis cases in the world

1 - Afghanistan
2 - Bangladesh
3 - Brazil
4 - Cambodia
5 - China
6 - Democratic Republic of Congo
7 - Ethiopia
8 - India
9 - Indonesia
10 - Kenya
11 - Mozambique

 

12 - Myanmar
13 - Nigeria
14 - Pakistan
15 - Philippines
16 - Russian Federation
17 - South Africa
18 - United Republic of Tanzania
19 - Thailand
20 - Uganda
21 - Viet Nam
22 - Zimbabwe

Information about the epidemiology of TB, and about global TB control (especially the 22 high TB-burden countries) is available from the World Health Organization (WHO); GHO TB pages.