Table 4A.23Risk factor: High blood pressure
Disease: Hypertensive 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 PacificNANANANANANA24176469798580867381738076
Europe and Central AsiaNANANANANANA63548690929692978794889491
Latin America and the CaribbeanNANANANANANA49327675858886897984798281
Middle East and North AfricaNANANANANANA38317279849185927988788682
South AsiaNANANANANANA29246862817682787671706769
Sub-Saharan AfricaNANANANANANA56377370808281837577757676
Low- and middle-income countriesNANANANANANA37287072828683887783768179
High-income countriesNANANANANANA55217570858786908287828684
WORLDNANANANANANA38287172828683887884768279
PAF of YLL (%)
East Asia and PacificNANANANANANA24176469798580867381697773
Europe and Central AsiaNANANANANANA63548690929692978794869289
Latin America and the CaribbeanNANANANANANA49327675858886897984767877
Middle East and North AfricaNANANANANANA38317279849185927988748278
South AsiaNANANANANANA29246862817682787671636162
Sub-Saharan AfricaNANANANANANA56377370808281837577727372
Low- and middle-income countriesNANANANANANA37287072828683887783717774
High-income countriesNANANANANANA55217570858786908287798381
WORLDNANANANANANA38287172828683887884727875
PAF of DALYs (%)
East Asia and PacificNANANANANANA24176469798580867381697773
Europe and Central AsiaNANANANANANA63548690929692978794869289
Latin America and the CaribbeanNANANANANANA49327675858886897984767877
Middle East and North AfricaNANANANANANA38317279849185927988748278
South AsiaNANANANANANA29246862817682787671646263
Sub-Saharan AfricaNANANANANANA56377370808281837577727373
Low- and middle-income countriesNANANANANANA37287072828683887683727775
High-income countriesNANANANANANA55217570858786908287798482
WORLDNANANANANANA38287172828683887884737875
Attributable Mortality (thousands)
East Asia and PacificNANANANANANA211814372943492141120134254
Europe and Central AsiaNANANANANANA1186121313226184159100
Latin America and the CaribbeanNANANANANANA1154771012816313971
Middle East and North AfricaNANANANANANA104487111268303161
South AsiaNANANANANANA107510911945332962
Sub-Saharan AfricaNANANANANANA11455851237183250
Low- and middle-income countriesNANANANANANA6346377973931164994273324598
High-income countriesNANANANANANA105265121516473969109
WORLDNANANANANANA745040857810513165141313393706
Attributable YLL (thousands)
East Asia and PacificNANANANANANA38173342704944383815031072151,3541,4432,797
Europe and Central AsiaNANANANANANA331514311116819012122829844936291,121
Latin America and the CaribbeanNANANANANANA2214949098109861203973338406744
Middle East and North AfricaNANANANANANA1378370107107991242844331351683
South AsiaNANANANANANA231213110813713394982226407377785
Sub-Saharan AfricaNANANANANANA2318729766126481191437222397619
Low- and middle-income countriesNANANANANANA151838577471,0691,1028301,1912394793,1463,6036,749
High-income countriesNANANANANANA2148644867110214867188361456816
WORLDNANANANANANA172879437921,1551,1739321,3403066683,5074,0597,566
Attributable DALYs (thousands)
East Asia and PacificNANANANANANA40183552865324654345521392611,5011,5813,083
Europe and Central AsiaNANANANANANA3416148115176199131246351015246771201
Latin America and the CaribbeanNANANANANANA22149894104115961314990369444813
Middle East and North AfricaNANANANANANA13786741121121071323252350377728
South AsiaNANANANANANA25131421161591511211233642482444926
Sub-Saharan AfricaNANANANANANA24197610371135541331847243438681
Low- and middle-income countriesNANANANANANA159879057871,1531,1779431,3173095943,4703,9627,432
High-income countriesNANANANANANA2149046927511616698280418572990
WORLDNANANANANANA180919958331,2451,2521,0601,4834078743,8884,5348,421

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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