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Table 2 Prevalence of Diagnoses by Age and Sex

From: The prevalence and social patterning of chronic diseases among older people in a population undergoing health transition. A 10/66 Group cross-sectional population-based survey in the Dominican Republic

   Prevalence of diagnoses by age and sex (% with 95% confidence intervals)
Diagnoses Sex 65-69
N = 533
70-74
N = 520
75-79
N = 397
80+
N = 561
All
N = 2011
Dementia
(10/66 criterion)
F 3.5
1.6, 5.4
7.1
4.3, 9.9
11.7
7.8, 15.5
25.5
21.2, 29.8
12.5
10.8, 14.3
  M 4.8
1.7, 7.8
6.1
2.8, 9.5
14.5
8.5, 20.5
17.2
11.5, 22.9
10.1
7.8, 12.3
Stroke F 4.7
2.4, 6.9
9.0
5.9, 12.1
5.3
2.6, 7.9
10.7
7.7, 13.8
7.6
6.2, 9.1
MV1 = 6 M 9.0
4.9, 13.1
13.8
8.9, 18.6
7.6
3.1, 12.2
11.9
7.0, 16.8
10.8
8.5, 13.2
Myocardial infarction F 1.7
0.4, 3.1
2.2
0.6, 3.8
2.3
0, 5, 4.0
1.5
0.3, 2.7
1.9
1.2, 2.6
MV = 35 M 1.6
0.0, 3.4
1.5
0.0, 3.3
1.5
0.0, 3.6
1.2
0.0, 2.8
1.5
0.6, 2.4
Angina F 1.2
0.0, 2.3
2.2
0.6, 3.8
0.4
0.0, 1.1
1.3
0.2, 2.4
1.3
0.7, 1.9
MV = 25 M 1.1
0.0, 2.5
0.5
0.0, 1.5
1.5
0.0, 3.6
1.8
0.0, 3.8
1.2
0.4, 2.0
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease F 6.1
3.6, 8.7
7.1
4.3, 9.9
6.0
3.2, 8.9
5.6
3.3, 7.9
6.2
4.9, 7.5
MV = 3 M 6.4
2.9, 9.9
6.6
3.1, 10.1
9.9
4.8, 15.0
10.1
5.6, 14.7
8.1
6.0, 10.1
Hypertension (meets ISH criteria, and/or currently on treatment) F 71.0
66.2, 75.8
76.4
71.8, 81.0
75.2
70.0, 80.3
77.6
73.4, 81.8
75.1
72.7, 77.5
MV = 13 M 67.7
61.1, 74.4
72.2
65.9, 78.5
68.2
60.2, 76.3
67.3
60.1, 74.5
69.0
65.5, 72.5
Diabetes (self-reported diagnosis and/or blood glucose of > 7 mmol/l) F 20.5
15.7, 25.4
22.2
17.0, 27.3
15.3
10.3, 20.2
15.6
11.4, 19.8
18.4
16.0, 20.9
  M 20.5
13.6, 27.3
16.5
10.2, 22.9
14.4
7.2, 21.7
10.1
4.7, 15.5
15.6
12.3, 18.9
Anaemia F 30.7
25.1, 36.2
25.5
20.0, 31.0
38.8
32.1, 45.6
39.0
33.4, 44.6
33.4
30.5, 36.3
MV = 10 M 28.8
21.1, 36.5
31.8
23.9, 39.8
40.0
29.9, 50.1
54.6
45.7, 63.6
38.3
33.8, 42.7
ICD-10 depression F 14.0
10.3, 17.7
13.9
10.1, 17.8
16.2
11.7, 20.6
16.8
13.1, 20.5
15.3
13.2, 17.2
  M 8.5
4.5, 12.4
6.6
3.1, 10.1
16.0
9.7, 22.3
15.4
9.9, 20.8
11.1
8.7, 13.4
  1. 1. MV = missing values