Prevalence of Hypertension in India
Hypertension is soon turning-out to be one
of the most lethal diseases in India
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Prevalence of Hypertension in India

Hypertension is soon turning-out to be one of the most lethal diseases in India. This infographic throws some light around the facts and figures related to this in India.
Published on: Mar 4, 2016
Published in: Health & Medicine      
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Transcripts - Prevalence of Hypertension in India

  • 1. Prevalence of Hypertension in India Hypertension is soon turning-out to be one of the most lethal diseases in India 29% People in India are Hypertensive 1.5 M 214 M Age AlcoholSmoking BMI Bad Diet Obesity Stress Lifestyle Salt Intake Inactivity People die due to hypertension in South-East Asia each year People in India with hypertension by 2025 Urban Indians are Hypertensive33% 25% Rural Indians are Hypertensive 21% 22% Indian men are suffering from Hypertension Indian women are suffering from Hypertension % Hypertension - Rural & Urban India 14.5 31.7 18.1 21.1 28.8 34.5 35.8 31.8 Rural Urban 0 25 50 75 25% rural and 42% urban Indians are aware of their hypertensive status One-tenth of rural and one- fifth of urban Indian hypertensive population have their BP under control Only 25% rural and 38% of urban Indians are being treated for hypertension Deaths from Hypertension 57 24 Stroke Coronary Heart Disease Source: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4011565/ http://www.cadiresearch.org/topic/hypertension/hypertension-india Hypertension can lead to: Coronary Heart Disease Kidney Ailments Vision Loss Causative Factors

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