Table 4A.24Risk factor: High blood pressure
Disease: Ischemic heart disease

0–4 years 5–14 years 15–29 years 30–44 years 45–59 years 60–69 years 70–79 years 80+ years Total
Region Male Female Male Female Male Female Male Female Male Female Male Female Male Female Male Female Male Female All
PAF of Mortality (%)
East Asia and PacificNANANANANANA1173437455143503541384441
Europe and Central AsiaNANANANANANA34275560627258705061566561
Latin America and the CaribbeanNANANANANANA24154544525650554145464947
Middle East and North AfricaNANANANANANA18154148516149594150445448
South AsiaNANANANANANA13103632474345413734403739
Sub-Saharan AfricaNANANANANANA29174239474844473739434443
Low- and middle-income countriesNANANANANANA20124240515349554150454947
High-income countriesNANANANANANA2894440535551564449475149
WORLDNANANANANANA21124240525349554249455047
PAF of YLL (%)
East Asia and PacificNANANANANANA1173437455143503541354239
Europe and Central AsiaNANANANANANA34275560627258705061556660
Latin America and the CaribbeanNANANANANANA24154544525650554145454846
Middle East and North AfricaNANANANANANA18154148516149594150425246
South AsiaNANANANANANA13103632474345413734383537
Sub-Saharan AfricaNANANANANANA29174239474844473739434343
Low- and middle-income countriesNANANANANANA20124240515349544049434745
High-income countriesNANANANANANA2894440535551564449475149
WORLDNANANANANANA21124240525349554249444745
PAF of DALYs (%)
East Asia and PacificNANANANANANA1173437455143503541344138
Europe and Central AsiaNANANANANANA34275560627258705061556660
Latin America and the CaribbeanNANANANANANA24154544525650554145444745
Middle East and North AfricaNANANANANANA18154148516149594150415145
South AsiaNANANANANANA13103632474345413734373436
Sub-Saharan AfricaNANANANANANA29174239474844473739424242
Low- and middle-income countriesNANANANANANA20124240515349544049424644
High-income countriesNANANANANANA2894440535551564449475048
WORLDNANANANANANA20124240515349554249434645
Attributable Mortality (thousands)
East Asia and PacificNANANANANANA313521665781913877223247471
Europe and Central AsiaNANANANANANA132842614192155218652274595651,024
Latin America and the CaribbeanNANANANANANA211882516292418279376169
Middle East and North AfricaNANANANANANA211792519292811168372155
South AsiaNANANANANANA638940138991331115042415296711
Sub-Saharan AfricaNANANANANANA211710242226268127771148
Low- and middle-income countriesNANANANANANA2982581154193074544971904011,3501,3282,678
High-income countriesNANANANANANA50399692911888110202340328668
WORLDNANANANANANA3392971244883365715853006031,6901,6573,346
Attributable YLL (thousands)
East Asia and PacificNANANANANANA77296524278908597219271863822,5272,6245,151
Europe and Central AsiaNANANANANANA299471,5915191,9111,3881,4052,2272961,0495,5025,22910,731
Latin America and the CaribbeanNANANANANANA5214328156342248262250831251,0677941,861
Middle East and North AfricaNANANANANANA451431218333729125628653841,0038581,861
South AsiaNANANANANANA149831,6527971,8621,4971,1931,1602442265,1003,7648,864
Sub-Saharan AfricaNANANANANANA491330819733233923326940669628851,846
Low- and middle-income countriesNANANANANANA6712004,8422,2805,6734,6224,0715,1209031,93316,16014,15430,315
High-income countriesNANANANANANA10687231779214321,0308764808303,2612,3245,585
WORLDNANANANANANA7772095,5662,4576,5945,0545,1015,9961,3832,76319,42116,47835,899
Attributable DALYs (thousands)
East Asia and PacificNANANANANANA85326964599349017379451893872,6422,7235,365
Europe and Central AsiaNANANANANANA321531,6525571,9721,4531,4292,2693001,0625,6755,39511,070
Latin America and the CaribbeanNANANANANANA5917350170364263270257851281,1278351,962
Middle East and North AfricaNANANANANANA501632919635330426129054851,0488911,939
South AsiaNANANANANANA170951,7538601,9601,5771,2231,1862482305,3543,9489,302
Sub-Saharan AfricaNANANANANANA541632721034835723927541671,0109241,934
Low- and middle-income countriesNANANANANANA7402295,1082,4515,9324,8544,1595,2219171,96016,85614,71631,572
High-income countriesNANANANANANA121117972139914851,0849344978613,4902,5045,994
WORLDNANANANANANA8612405,9052,6646,9235,3395,2436,1561,4142,82120,34617,22037,566

Source: Authors' calculations.

Note: NA = not applicable.

From: Chapter 4, Comparative Quantification of Mortality and Burden of Disease Attributable to Selected Risk Factors

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Global Burden of Disease and Risk Factors.
Lopez AD, Mathers CD, Ezzati M, et al., editors.
Washington (DC): World Bank; 2006.
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