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Table 2 Distribution of NCD DALYs among adolescents by age and sex in 2015

From: Non-communicable diseases among adolescents: current status, determinants, interventions and policies

   Both Male Female
Age group Rank Health Outcome DALYs (1000s) % of Total Health Outcome Total DALYs (1000s) % of Total Health Outcome Total DALYs (1000s) % of Total
10–14 years old 1 Conduct disorder 2595 7.74 Conduct disorder 1638 9.42 Migraine 1273 7.89
2 Asthma 2321 6.92 Asthma 1204 6.92 Anxiety disorders 1262 7.82
3 Anxiety disorders 2101 6.26 Anxiety disorders 839 4.82 Asthma 1117 6.92
4 Migraine 2046 6.10 Migraine 773 4.44 Conduct disorder 957 5.93
5 Acne vulgaris 1476 4.40 Acne vulgaris 722 4.15 Major depressive disorder 825 5.11
6 Major depressive disorder 1473 4.39 Low back pain 649 3.73 Acne vulgaris 753 4.67
7 Low back pain 1270 3.79 Major depressive disorder 648 3.72 Low back pain 621 3.85
8 Age-related and other hearing loss 1123 3.35 Age-related and other hearing loss 626 3.60 Age-related and other hearing loss 497 3.08
9 Epilepsy 992 2.96 Epilepsy 539 3.10 Dermatitis 482 2.98
10 Dermatitis 906 2.70 Autism 454 2.61 Epilepsy 453 2.81
  Percent of total NCD burden in age and sex 48.60 Percent of total NCD burden in age and sex 46.51 Percent of total NCD burden in age and sex 51.04
  NCD DALYs 33,546   NCD DALYs 17,398   NCD DALYs 16,147  
  Total DALYs 70,005   Total DALYs 38,135   Total DALYs 31,870  
Age group Rank Health Outcome DALYs (1000s) % of Total Health Outcome Total DALYs (1000s) % of Total Health Outcome Total DALYs (1000s) % of Total
15–19 Years Old 1 Major depressive disorder 3646 8.16 Major depressive disorder 1589 6.98 Major depressive disorder 2058 9.38
2 Migraine 2709 6.06 Low back pain 1323 5.81 Migraine 1673 7.63
3 Anxiety disorders 2511 5.62 Conduct disorder 1232 5.41 Anxiety disorders 1518 6.92
4 Low back pain 2478 5.54 Acne vulgaris 1065 4.68 Low back pain 1155 5.27
5 Acne vulgaris 2151 4.81 Migraine 1036 4.55 Acne vulgaris 1086 4.95
6 Other musculoskeletal disorders 1923 4.30 Anxiety disorders 993 4.36 Other musculoskeletal disorders 1051 4.79
7 Conduct disorder 1874 4.19 Asthma 889 3.90 Asthma 865 3.95
8 Asthma 1755 3.92 Other musculoskeletal disorders 872 3.83 Conduct disorder 643 2.93
9 Epilepsy 1150 2.57 Epilepsy 682 3.00 Age-related and other hearing loss 486 2.21
10 Age-related and other hearing loss 1123 2.51 Age-related and other hearing loss 638 2.80 Epilepsy 468 2.13
  Percent of total NCD burden in age and sex 47.69 Percent of total NCD burden in age and sex 45.32 Percent of total NCD burden in age and sex 50.16
  NCD DALYs 44,706   NCD DALYs 22,771   NCD DALYs 21,935  
  Total DALYs 85,151   Total DALYs 46,335   Total DALYs 38,816