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Table 3 Population-adjusted predicted prevalence (%) and estimated number of women (×103) reported with RTI symptoms in Bangladesha

From: High-resolution mapping of reproductive tract infections among women of childbearing age in Bangladesh: a spatial-temporal analysis of the demographic and health survey

Year Division WOCBA Populationb Prevalence(%)c Estimated numberd
2007 Barisal 1897.30 15.02 (13.22;16.81) 284.96 (250.73;318.86)
Chittagong 6670.58 12.65 (11.15;13.96) 844.05 (743.54;931.49)
Dhaka 9652.66 9.97 (8.82;11.29) 962.21 (851.09;1089.4)
Khulna 4026.09 12.28 (10.68;13.92) 494.31 (430.19;560.54)
Mymensingh 3087.49 10.78 (8.77;13.17) 332.68 (270.83;406.49)
Rajshahi 4725.08 9.71 (8.22;11.34) 458.59 (388.18;535.61)
Rangpur 3843.25 11.14 (9.46;13.2) 428.21 (363.38;507.24)
Sylhet 2865.69 9.56 (8.27;11.09) 273.94 (237.06;317.78)
Total 36,768.14 11.11 (10.50;11.68) 4086.54 (3858.99;4293.69)
2011 Barisal 1985.00 16.23 (14.59;17.95) 322.16 (289.69;356.35)
Chittagong 6978.90 14.46 (13.28;15.85) 1009.29 (926.69;1105.96)
Dhaka 10,098.81 12.84 (11.5;14.19) 1296.58 (1161.68;1432.92)
Khulna 4212.18 15.58 (14.18;17.13) 656.19 (597.48;721.57)
Mymensingh 3230.2 14.72 (12.63;17.16) 475.37 (408;554.31)
Rajshahi 4943.48 14.81 (13.52;16.43) 732.22 (668.48;811.99)
Rangpur 4020.88 12.09 (10.8;13.42) 486.07 (434.1;539.71)
Sylhet 2998.14 12.61 (11.24;14.16) 377.95 (336.9;424.55)
Total 38,467.59 13.93 (13.34;14.54) 5357.84 (5131.92;5594.92)
2014 Barisal 2056.02 16.52 (14.9;18.49) 339.69 (306.32;380.09)
Chittagong 7228.59 13.78 (12.5;15.05) 996.22 (903.55;1088.09)
Dhaka 10,460.13 11.36 (10.22;12.76) 1188.7 (1069.45;1334.2)
Khulna 4362.88 15.77 (14.48;17.24) 687.95 (631.86;752.1)
Mymensingh 3345.77 15.14 (12.81;17.72) 506.61 (428.48;592.91)
Rajshahi 5120.35 14.65 (13.32;16.2) 750.27 (682.03;829.24)
Rangpur 4164.74 11.53 (10.37;13.03) 480.08 (432.03;542.72)
Sylhet 3105.41 12.12 (10.59;13.73) 376.51 (328.9;426.24)
Total 39,843.89 13.39 (12.80;14.04) 5334.03 (5098.70;5593.01)
  1. a Calculations based on the median and 95% Bayesian credible interval
  2. b WOCBA:Women of childbearing age (i.e., aged 15–49 years)
  3. c Expressed as the predicted prevalence (95%Bayesian credible interval)
  4. d Expressed as the estimated number (95%Bayesian credible interval)