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Table 2 Prevalences of each headache type in the sample, overall and by gender

From: Headache, depression and anxiety: associations in the Eurolight project

Gender Prevalences (%) [95 % CI]
Migraine Tension-type headache Probable medication-overuse headache Other headache on ≥15 days/month
All (N = 6624) 35.9 [34.7–37.1] 39.4 [38.2–40.6] 3.0 [2.6–3.4] 2.5 [2.1–2.9]
Male (n = 2969) 26.9 [25.3–28.5] 41.6 [39.8–43.4] 1.5 [1.1–1.9] 2.6 [2.0–3.2]
Female (n = 3655) 43.1 [41.5–44.7] 37.7 [36.1–39.3] 4.2 [3.5–4.9] 2.3 [1.8–2.8]