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Table 2 Prevalence of self-reported disease by sub-county

From: The rural Uganda non-communicable disease (RUNCD) study: prevalence and risk factors of self-reported NCDs from a cross sectional survey

  Nakaseke Nakaseke Town Council Kasangombe Total p-value
Percent of Respondents (n) 44.7% (4722) 13.3% (1401) 42.0 (4440) 10,563  
Disease Prevalence: % (n)
 Hypertension 5.2% (243) 8.5% (118) 6.8% (298) 6.3% (659) < 0.001
 Diabetes Mellitus 1.0% (45) 1.2% (16) 1.3% (55) 1.1% (116) 0.40
 Asthma 0.9% (40) 1.1% (15) 1.4% (61) 1.1% (116) 0.05
 COPD 0.6% (28) 0.5% (7) 1.0% (42) 0.7% (77) 0.08
 Kidney Disease 0.3% (14) 0.4% (6) 0.5% (21) 0.4% (41) 0.37
 Multimorbidity 1.5% (72) 4.3% (60) 2.8% (124) 2.4% (256) < 0.001