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Table 3 Twenty leading causes of DALY (thousands), Thai women, 1999 and 2004

From: Burden of disease in Thailand: changes in health gap between 1999 and 2004

   1999 2004
ranks Diseases DALYs, 1999 % of total DALY rates YLLs/DALYs DALYs, 2004 % of total DALY rates YLLs/DALYs
1 Stroke 281 7.1 9.2 0.91 315 7.6 10.0 0.85
2 HIV/AIDS 373 9.4 12.2 0.92 295 7.1 9.3 0.95
3 Diabetes 267 6.8 8.8 0.62 293 7.0 9.3 0.63
4 Depression 145 3.7 4.8 0.00 192 4.6 6.1 0.00
5 Ischaemic heart disease 110 2.8 3.6 0.94 140 3.4 4.4 0.92
6 Osteoarthritis 118 3.0 3.9 0.00 131 3.1 4.1 0.01
7 Traffic accidents 115 2.9 3.8 0.92 126 3.0 4.0 0.91
8 Liver cancer 118 3.0 3.9 0.99 126 3.0 4.0 0.99
9 Deafness 88 2.2 2.9 0.00 111 2.7 3.5 0.00
10 Anaemia 113 2.9 3.7 0.00 109 2.6 3.5 0.00
11 COPD 93 2.4 3.1 0.60 109 2.6 3.4 0.49
12 Anxiety disorders 67 1.7 2.2 0.00 105 2.5 3.3 0.00
13 Asthma 44 1.1 1.4 0.23 94 2.3 3.0 0.16
14 Lower respiratory tract infections 85 2.1 2.8 0.88 94 2.2 3.0 0.95
15 Dementia 70 1.8 2.3 0.07 83 2.0 2.6 0.15
16 Cataracts 96 2.4 3.1 0.00 82 2.0 2.6 0.00
17 Cervix uteri cancer 55 1.4 1.8 0.97 76 1.8 2.4 0.97
18 Nephritis & nephrosis 55 1.4 1.8 0.98 75 1.8 2.4 0.96
19 Breast cancer 44 1.1 1.4 0.97 62 1.5 2.0 0.96
20 Cirrhosis 43 1.1 1.4 0.98 56 1.3 1.8 0.98
  Group I 1016 25.7 33.3 0.76 854 20.5 27.0 0.76
  Group II 2634 66.7 86.3 0.58 3007 72.1 95.2 0.56
  Group III 297 7.5 9.7 0.93 308 7.4 9.7 0.89
  All causes 3946 100 129.3 0.65 4169 100 132.0 0.62
  1. Note * DALY rate per 1,000 population
  2. Group I: infectious diseases, maternal, peri-natal and nutritional disorders
  3. Group II: non-communicable diseases
  4. Group III: injuries