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Table 1 Prevalent and incident cases based on DFU code, by age group and sex, Canada, 2011

From: Economic burden of illness associated with diabetic foot ulcers in Canada

Age group Prevalent cases (rates per 100,000) Incident cases (rates per 100,000)
Women Men All Women Men All
<35 years 278 (3.8) 357 (4.7) 635 (4.3) 164 (2.2) 197 (2.6) 361 (2.4)
35 to 44 years 606 (25.9) 1,065 (44.9) 1,671 (35.4) 314 (13.4) 524 (22.1) 838 (17.8)
45 to 54 years 1,383 (51.2) 2,738 (101.0) 4,121 (76.1) 738 (27.3) 1,380 (50.9) 2,118 (39.1)
55 to 64 years 2,180 (101.1) 4,478 (213.9) 6,666 (156.6) 1,171 (54.1) 2,277 (108.8) 3,448 (81.0)
65 to 74 years 2,097 (156.3) 4,060 (329.5) 6,157 (239.2) 1,252 (93.3) 2,298 (186.5) 3,550 (137.9)
75 to 84 years 2,031 (224.5) 2,861 (411.1) 4,892 (305.7) 1,317 (145.6) 1,775 (255.0) 3,092 (193.2)
85+ years 853 (198.2) 602 (288.5) 1,455 (227.7) 626 (145.4) 416 (199.4) 1,042 (163.0)
Total 9,436 (54.9) 16,161 (95.5) 25,597 (75.1) 5,582 (32.5) 8,867 (52.4) 14,449 (42.4)
  1. DFU: Diabetic Foot Ulcer.