Table 3

Gout age-standardised prevalence (%) and DALYs (all ages), with 95% uncertainty intervals, by region and sex for 2010, GBD 2010 Study

RegionSexPrevalencePrevalence ULPrevalence LLDALYsDALYs ULDALYs LL
GlobalTotal0.0760.0820.072114 104167 03972 327
Men0.1250.1360.11688 981130 35756 672
Women0.0320.0350.03025 12337 24515 819
Central AsiaTotal0.0360.0250.051534914304
Men0.0610.0400.095411732219
Women0.0150.0100.02212321163
East AsiaTotal0.0590.0550.06421 48931 75613 103
Men0.0940.0860.10417 09225 56210 530
Women0.0240.0220.027439768142550
Asia Pacific High IncomeTotal0.0770.0630.098507076723054
Men0.1230.0960.166381059842235
Women0.0340.0270.04612602019739
South AsiaTotal0.0170.0150.019457169152755
Men0.0270.0240.031365156032163
Women0.0070.0060.0089191514500
Southeast AsiaTotal0.0580.0520.067689810 5154272
Men0.0960.0830.114536282163285
Women0.0250.0220.02915362321926
AustralasiaTotal0.3890.3540.428308846221895
Men0.6370.5660.714244236651500
Women0.1540.1370.172646959401
CaribbeanTotal0.0320.0250.043288456168
Men0.0530.0390.073229381130
Women0.0130.0090.018609833
Central EuropeTotal0.0470.0340.067179929901020
Men0.0800.0540.12313762449734
Women0.0200.0130.029423724231
Eastern EuropeTotal0.0490.0280.083315060181537
Men0.0880.0440.17023174749980
Women0.0210.0100.0408331761333
Western EuropeTotal0.2050.1780.24529 60744 10018 857
Men0.3360.2830.41722 91734 23714 525
Women0.0840.0710.102669010 3854080
Andean Latin America Total0.0450.0260.071423786198
Men0.0710.0350.126322650135
Women0.0210.0100.03810119642
Central Latin America Total0.0310.0250.03913112061760
Men0.0520.0400.06910471683587
Women0.0120.0090.016265436152
Southern Latin America Total0.2790.1530.487418082531856
Men0.4780.2230.926329070911322
Women0.1070.0490.2058901855361
Tropical Latin America Total0.0450.0200.08918944121732
Men0.0710.0260.16213973351443
Women0.0220.0070.0514971325138
North Africa and Middle EastTotal0.0260.0200.034190630311088
Men0.0430.0310.05815452578851
Women0.0100.0070.014362595200
North America High IncomeTotal0.2420.2170.27924 88837 26015 414
Men0.4010.3540.47419 54729 86911 996
Women0.0950.0840.112534181113294
OceaniaTotal0.1170.0650.20615631073
Men0.1950.0960.38312526450
Women0.0460.0230.089316512
Central Sub-Saharan Africa Total0.0360.0210.060356675169
Men0.0530.0250.10125052299
Women0.0210.0100.04010622443
East Sub-Saharan Africa Total0.0340.0250.04713712214757
Men0.0510.0330.0769721660497
Women0.0190.0130.028399680223
Southern Sub-Saharan Africa Total0.0270.0150.048290581129
Men0.0470.0230.09723051390
Women0.0100.0050.0216012723
West Sub-Saharan Africa Total0.0180.0160.0227071065437
Men0.0290.0240.036543833322
Women0.0080.0070.01016326092
  • DALY, disability-adjusted life year; GBD, Global Burden of Disease; LL, lower limit; UL, upper limit.