Table 1 Age and sex specific disease prevalence for the 1985 and 2005 cohorts
Age (years)TotalWomenMen
1985 Cohort2005 Cohort1985 Cohort2005 Cohort1985 Cohort2005 Cohort
Prevalence/105 (95% CI)Prevalence/105 (95% CI)Prevalence/105 (95% CI)Prevalence/105 (95% CI)Prevalence/105 (95% CI)Prevalence/105 (95% CI)
0–141.3 (0 to 7)0 (0 to 5)2.6 (0,15)0 (0 to 9)0.00 (0 to 9)
15–2428.7 (18 to 45)18.9 (11 to 33)48.8 (30 to 18)30.3 (16 to 56)9.4 (3 to 28)6.6 (2 to 24)
25–34109.1 (84 to 141)114.7 (91 to 145)181.7 (137 to 241)144.1 (108 to 193)37.4 (20 to 69)81.9 (55 to 123)
35–44176.2 (141 to 221)247.9 (211 to 291)228.7 (173 to 302)360.3 (300 to 433)123.0 (84 to 180)126.9 (92 to 175)
45–54193.6 (156 to 240)302.2 (259 to 353)228.7 (173,302)445.7 (373 to 533)157.7 (112 to 221)155.6 (115 to 211)
55–64202.8 (165 to 250)319.9 (269 to 380)264.0 (205 to 340)401.4 (324 to 498)135.5 (94 to 196)234.8 (176 to 313)
65–74137.6 (103 to 184)200.0 (157 to 254)141.1 (97 to 205)240.7 (179 to 324)133.0 (85 to 208)152.0 (101 to 228)
75+46.5 (25 to 86)111.3 (80 to 155)67.5 (37 to 124)130.4 (89 to 191)0.077.3 (41 to 147)
Overall101.1 (91 to 112)146.0 (135 to 158)133.2 (118 to 150)198.2 (181 to 218)65.4 (55 to 78)89.1 (77 to 103)
  • Significant differences indicated in bold.