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Table 2 The age-standardized prevalence and YLDs rate for headache in China and globally

From: Burden of headache disorders in China, 1990–2017: findings from the Global Burden of Disease Study 2017

VariableWorldChina
19902017bchange(%)19902017bchange(%)
aPrevalence rate
 Headache disorders39,071 (36,888-41,587)39,192 (37,025-41,599)0.3%(− 0.2%,0.9%)30,860 (28,665-33,381)30,936 (28,627-33,431)0.2%(−1.9%,2.4%)
 Migraine16,543 (15,363-17,829)16,828 (15,638-18,119)1.7%(1.1%,2.4%)9267 (8602-10,008)9211 (8527-9921)−0.6%(−3.2%,2.0%)
 TTH29,917 (27,116-33,139)29,810 (27,057-32,943)−0.4%(−1.1%,0.5%)25,099 (22,595-28,046)25,233 (22,611-28,148)0.5%(−2.3%,3.5%)
aYLDs rate
 Headache disorders677 (442–953)687 (449–971)1.4%(0.8%,2.1%)402 (259–581)401 (259–577)−0.2%(− 2.5%,2.2%)
 Migraine587 (370–850)597 (378–866)1.7%(1.1%,2.4%)332 (206–495)331 (207–495)−0.3%(−2.8%,2.4%)
 TTH90 (52–143)90 (51–142)−0.7%(−1.5%,0.1%)70 (40–112)70 (39–113)0.0%(−2.4%,2.4%)
Proportion of YLDs
 Headache disorders6.0%(4.4%,7.8%)6.3%(4.7%,8.2%)5.5%(4.4%,6.5%)4.2%(3.1%,5.5%)4.4%(3.3%,5.8%)5.4%(2.7%,8.0%)
cRanking of YLDs
 Headache disorders22 48 
  1. Note: YLDs years lived with disability
  2. aAge-Standardized rate (1/100,000) and data shown as rate (95% UI); b percentage change of the metrics from 1990 to 2017; cranking of YLDs in all YLDs
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