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Table 1 Characteristics of consumers of Proton-pump inhibitors in the the study population between 2002 and 2015

From: Evolution of the consumption trend of proton pump inhibitors in the Lleida Health Region between 2002 and 2015

Characteristic n (%)
Sex: women 112,126 (52%)
Age categories
  < 16 867 (0%)
 16–24 4553 (2%)
 25–44 47,673 (22%)
 45–64 64,802 (30%)
  > 64 97,522 (45%)
Setting: rural 130,744 (61%)
Main diagnoses
 Alzheimer’s 1032 (0.5%)
 Dementia 3375 (1.6%)
 Depression 15,974 (7.4%)
 Anxiety 29,151 (13.5%)
 Sleep disorders 2707 (1.3%)
 Affective disorders 3478 (1.6%)
 Ischemic cardiomyopathy 6856 (3.2%)
 Hypertension 43,465 (20.2%)
 Diabetes 17,883 (8.3%)
 Dyslipidaemia 34,081 (15.8%)
 Other 100,554 (46.7%)