Table 3

Annual prevalence (%) of gout in men and women, England and Wales 2001–7

AllMenWomenMen (ages, in years)Women (ages, in years)
45–6465–74⩾7545–6465–74⩾75
20010.430.700.161.242.082.550.160.450.94
20020.420.700.161.132.202.440.150.450.89
20030.490.790.211.392.192.730.200.711.04
20040.470.770.171.372.082.630.160.640.89
20050.480.790.181.372.272.560.170.581.03
20060.490.790.201.322.132.500.170.681.03
20070.470.760.181.342.002.580.150.671.02
Mean0.460.760.181.312.142.570.170.600.98