• The total number of prevalent cases of CHD across the countries under study will increase by 36% from 29 million in 2016 to 40 million in 2036.

There is substantial variation in the prevalence of CHD among the countries under study, ranging from 45 per 1,000 in Spain to 94 per 1,000 in the United States in 2016.

Table of contents

  • Coronary Heart Disease - Epidemiology - Mature Markets Data
    • Introduction
      • Key Findings
        • Prevalence of Coronary Heart Disease per 1,000 Among People of All Ages in 2016 and 2036
        • Relative Sizes of the Contributing Factors to the Trend in Prevalent Cases of Coronary Heart Disease over the Next 10 Years
        • Analysis of the Prevalent Cases of Coronary Heart Disease in 2016 by Comorbidity
    • Epidemiology Data
    • Methods
      • Lifetime DALYs Gained
      • Diagnosed Prevalence
      • Diagnosed Incidence
      • Diagnosed CHD with Stable Angina
    • Reference Materials
      • Literature Review
        • Studies Included in the Analysis of CHD
        • Studies Excluded from the Analysis of CHD
      • Risk/Protective Factors
        • Risk/Protective Factors for Coronary Heart Disease
      • Bibliography

    Author(s): Nicole Zhang, MPH

    Nicole Zhang is an Epidemiologist at Decision Resources Group. She focuses on the epidemiology of oncology and cardiovascular disorders.

    She holds an M.P.H. from Tufts Medical School where she specialized in epidemiology and biostatistics. She also holds a B.A. in Chemistry and Statistics from Mount Holyoke College. Prior to joining Decision Resources, she worked as a research analyst at Massachusetts General Hospital where she independently managed data from food information survey conducted in Chelsea, MA. She has also worked at Massachusetts Department of Public Health where she conducted secondary research in the fields of gestational diabetes.