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Table 2 Prevalence of chronic noncommunicable diseases according to gendera

From: Diabetes mellitus type 2 and other chronic non-communicable diseases in the central region, Saudi Arabia (riyadh cohort 2): a decade of an epidemic

Gender Age group, yr Patients, n DMT1 DMT2 GDM IGT Overweight Obese HPN CHD
Men 7 to 17 1,376 0.4
(0.1 to 0.8)
4.6
(3.5 to 5.7)
  5.6
(4.4 to 6.8)
15.2
(13.3 to 17.1)
12.0
(10.3 to 13.7)
1.3 (0.71 to 1.9) 0
  18 to 45 1,581 1.83
(1.2 to 2.5)
15.8
(14.0 to 17.5)
  10.9
(9.4 to 12.4)
29.4
(27.2 to 31.7)
28.8
(26.6 to 31.1)
16.8 (14.9 to 18.6) 2.3 (1.6 to 3.1)
  46 to 60 823 2.94
(1.8 to 4.1)
49.9
(46.5 to 53.4)
  9.9
(7.8 to 11.9)
39.0
(35.7 to 42.4)
37.6
(34.3 to 40.9)
41.6 (38.2 to 45.0) 11.2 (9.1 to 13.4)
  61 to 80 586 4.1
(2.5 to 5.7)
61.0
(57.0 to 64.9)
  7.9
(5.7 to 10.1)
37.6
(33.7 to 41.6)
27.8
(24.2 to 31.4)
57.2 (53.2 to 61.2) 16.2 (13.1 to 19.2)
Women 7 to 17 1,143 0.4
(0.1 to 1.0)
4.3
(3.1 to 5.5)
  5.5
(4.2 to 6.9)
18.5
(16.3 to 20.8)
12.9
(10.9 to 14.8)
1.4 (0.72 to 2.1) 0
  18 to 45 2,373 0.9
(0.6 to 1.3)
9.6
(8.4 to 10.8)
1.39
(1.03 to 1.75)
8.6
(7.5 to 9.8)
26.9
(25.1 to 28.7)
36.4
(34.5 to 38.4)
12.2 (10.8 to 13.5) 1.03 (0.62 to 1.4)
  46 to 60 935 3.23
(2.1 to 4.4)
44.1
(40.8 to 47.3)
1.5
(0.92 to 2.04)
13.9
(11.6 to 16.1)
25.4
(22.6 to 28.2)
61.9
(58.7 to 64.9)
39.9 (36.7 to 43.0) 9.7 (7.8 to 11.6)
  61 to 80 332 6.08
(3.5 to 8.6)
53.2
(47.8 to 58.6)
  12.4
(8.9 to 16.0)
30.7
(25.7 to 35.7)
46.5
(41.1 to 51.9)
61.1 (55.8 to 66.4) 12.1 (8.6 to 15.7)
  1. aDMT1, type 1 diabetes mellitus; DMT2, type 2 diabetes mellitus; GDM, gestational diabetes mellitus; IGT, impaired glucose tolerance; HPN, hypertension; CHD, coronary heart disease. Data are presented as percentages (95% confidence interval).