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Table 3 Estimates of the prevalence of neurological conditions by province/territory, among home care clients assessed between January 1st and July 1st, 2010

From: Prevalence of neurological conditions across the continuum of care based on interRAI assessments

  Province/territory
Condition a Nova Scotia Ontario Yukon
Scenario b (%) (CI) c (%) (CI) (%) (CI)
ADRD       
1 25.0 (23.7,26.2) 25.6 (25.3,25.9) 8.5 (3.5,16.8)
2 24.2 (23.0,25.5) 24.8 (24.5,25.1) 8.5 (3.5,16.8)
3 24.1 (22.8,25.3) 24.0 (23.7,24.3) 8.5 (3.5,16.8)
4 d 22.3 (21.1,23.5) 21.6 (21.3,21.9) 8.5 (3.5,16.8)
5 11.7 (10.6,12.9) 10.3 (10.0,10.5) 3.8 (0.5,13.0)
PD       
1 4.3 (3.8,5.0) 5.2 (5.0,5.3) 1.2 (0.0,6.6)
2 4.1 (3.6,4.8) 5.0 (4.8,5.1) 1.2 (0.0,6.6)
3 4.1 (3.5,4.7) 4.8 (4.7,4.9) 1.2 (0.0,6.6)
4 3.7 (3.2,4.3) 4.4 (4.3,4.5) 1.2 (0.0,6.6)
5 2.5 (2.0,3.1) 2.5 (2.4,2.6) 0.0 (0.0,0.0)
TBI       
1 2.5 (2.0,3.0) 3.2 (3.1,3.3) 7.3 (2.7,15.2)
2 2.1 (1.7,2.6) 2.5 (2.4,2.6) 7.3 (2.7,15.2)
3 2.0 (1.6,2.5) 2.3 (2.2,2.4) 7.3 (2.7,15.2)
4 1.6 (1.3,2.0) 1.2 (1.2,1.3) 7.3 (2.7,15.2)
5 0.9 (0.6,1.3) 1.4 (1.4,1.5) 0.0 (0.0,0.0)
MS       
1 2.2 (1.8,2.7) 1.8 (1.7,1.9) 0.0 (0.0,0.0)
2 2.1 (1.7,2.6) 1.8 (1.7,1.8) 0.0 (0.0,0.0)
3 2.0 (1.6,2.5) 1.7 (1.6,1.8) 0.0 (0.0,0.0)
4 2.0 (1.6,2.4) 1.6 (1.5,1.7) 0.0 (0.0,0.0)
5 1.4 (1.0,1.9) 1.0 (0.9,1.1) 0.0 (0.0,0.0)
  1. aADRD = Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Dementias, PD = Parkinson’s Disease, TBI = Traumatic Brain Injury, MS = Multiple Sclerosis.
  2. bSee Table 1 for description of each of the five case definition scenarios.
  3. cExact 95% confidence interval.
  4. dOnly estimates by Scenario 4 are comparable across provinces.