The George Institute for Global Health, University of Oxford, Oxford, UKThe George Institute for Global Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, AustraliaDepartment of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
Deaths from non-communicable diseases, communicable diseases and injuries among women in 2012, by the World Bank income category and the WHO region. Data were obtained from the Global Health Estimates 2014 Summary Tables.2 List of World Bank income categories and WHO regions: high-income countries: Andorra, Antigua and Barbuda, Australia, Austria, Bahamas, Bahrain, Barbados, Belgium, Brunei Darussalam, Canada, Chile, Croatia, Cyprus, the Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Equatorial Guinea, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Iceland, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Kuwait, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Monaco, the Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Oman, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, Russian Federation, Saint Kitts and Nevis, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Trinidad and Tobago, the United Arab Emirates, the UK, the USA , Uruguay; African region: Algeria, Angola, Benin, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cabo Verde, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Comoros, Congo, Côte d'Ivoire, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, Niger, Nigeria, Rwanda, Sao Tome and Principe, Senegal, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Swaziland, Tanzania, Togo, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe; region of the Americas: Argentina, Belize, Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Grenada, Guatemala, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Jamaica, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Suriname, Venezuela; South-East Asia region: Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Indonesia, Maldives, Myanmar, Nepal, North Korea, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Timor-Leste; European region: Albania, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Georgia, Hungary, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Montenegro, Moldova, Romania, Serbia, Tajikistan, Macedonia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, Uzbekistan; Eastern Mediterranean region: Afghanistan, Djibouti, Egypt, Iran, Iraq, Jordan, Lebanon, Libya, Morocco, Pakistan, Somalia, South Sudan, Sudan, Syria, Tunisia, Yemen; Western Pacific region: Cambodia, China, Cook Islands, Fiji, Kiribati, Lao, Malaysia, Marshall Islands, Micronesia, Mongolia, Nauru, Niue, Palau, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Samoa, Solomon Islands, Tonga, Tuvalu, Vanuatu, Viet Nam.
Deaths from non-communicable diseases among women in 2012, by cause, World Bank income category, and WHO region. Data were obtained from the Global Health Estimates 2014 Summary Tables2 World Bank income category and WHO regions as in figure 1.
Ratio of relative risks of heart disease and stroke associated with higher blood pressure, smoking, type I and II diabetes, and higher cholesterol in women compared with men. Women-to-men ratio of relative risks (RRs) of heart disease and stroke for (1) those with a 10 mm Hg higher value of systolic blood pressure; (2) smoking compared with not; (3) type I diabetes compared with not; (4) type II diabetes compared with not; (5) those with a 1 mmol/L higher value of total cholesterol. Ninety-five per cent CIs are shown as horizontal lines around the estimates on the graph.
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