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Table 2 Crude prevalence rates for non-communicable disease symptoms by socioeconomic groups in an adult (≥ 18 years) population of Burkina Faso (WHS 2003).

From: Heavy burden of non-communicable diseases at early age and gender disparities in an adult population of Burkina Faso: world health survey

  Joint Disease Back Pain Angina Pectoris Asthma
Education     
No formal education 16.2 [13.3; 19.6] 25 [22.2; 28.1] 18.6 [16.3; 21.1] 11 [8.75; 13.6]
Some formal education 16.1 [12.7; 20.2] 18 [14.7; 21.7] 14.6 [10.8; 19.4] 15.4 [11.4; 20.4]
  P = 0.9547 P = 0.0024 P = 0.1037 P = 0.0339
Occupation     
Unemployed 21 [16.6; 26.1] 32.4 [26.9; 38.3] 25.1 [19.5; 31.6] 17.8 [13.7; 22.9]
Homemaker 19.8 [15.9; 24.4] 28.3 [24.0; 33.1] 20.3 [16.8; 24.3] 13.3 [10.0; 17.3]
Agriculture or Fishery 14.1 [10.9; 18.2] 20.4 [17.4; 23.7] 16.0 [14.0; 19.2] 9.4 [6.9; 12.5]
Manual worker 11.7 [8.7; 15.6] 20.8 [16.5; 26.0] 14.2 [10.8; 18.5] 9.51 [6.6; 13.4]
Non-manual worker 12.7 [8.4; 18.8] 14.7 [9.4; 22.2] 10.6 [6.6; 16.7] 14.4 [8.8; 22.7]
  P = 0.0007 P = 0.0000 P = 0.0006 P = 0.0042
Annual household income     
< PL/2 15.8 [12.7;19.3] 22.5 [19.0;26.4] 16.8 [14.1;19.9] 10.4 [7.9;13.6]
≥ PL/2-< PL 16.1 [13.1;19.5] 25.7 [22.1;29.7] 19.7 [16.3;23.5] 11.3 [8.2; 15.3]
≥ PL-< 2 × PL 16.8 [12.5;22.1] 23 [19.7; 26.5] 17.7 [14.5; 21.4] 12.7 [10.4; 15.4]
≥ 2 × PL 17 [12.6; 22.5] 24.6 [20.0; 29.9] 16.6 [13.2; 20.7] 15.3 [10.8; 21.2]
  P = 0.9268 P = 0.3954 P = 0.3961 P = 0.1957
  1. Note: p-values correspond to design-based chi-squared test results.
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