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Table 3 Prevalence and EQ-5D index score of the 5 most prevalent chronic conditions

From: Multimorbidity and health-related quality of life in Koreans aged 50 or older using KNHANES 2013–2014

50 and older 65 and older
Disease Prevalence (per 1000) EQ-5D index score (95% CI) Disease Prevalence (per 1000) EQ-5D index score (95% CI)
All
 Hypertension 107.55 0.92 (0.90–0.93) Hypertension 151.41 0.88 (0.86–0.90)
 Osteoarthritis 47.24 0.83 (0.80–0.86) Osteoarthritis 58.21 0.78 (0.73–0.83)
 Diabetes mellitus 25.21 0.92 (0.90–0.95) Diabetes mellitus 27.08 0.91 (0.87–0.96)
 Dyslipidemia 23.23 0.92 (0.90–0.94) Dyslipidemia 18.23 0.87 (0.81–0.93)
 Allergic rhinitis 20.72 0.95 (0.94–0.97) Depression 6.25 0.85 (0.83–0.88)
Male
 Hypertension 121.24 0.93 (0.91–0.95) Hypertension 183.70 0.90 (0.87–0.94)
 Diabetes mellitus 39.49 0.94 (0.92–0.96) Diabetes mellitus 47.46 0.94 (0.90–0.98)
 Osteoarthritis 26.96 0.85 (0.79–0.92) Osteoarthritis 43.64 0.82 (0.73–0.92)
 Allergic rhinitis 25.83 0.97 (0.95–0.99) Allergic rhinitis 12.08 0.94 (0.89–1.00)
 Dyslipidemia 15.85 0.93 (0.88–0.98) Dyslipidemia 11.25 0.83 (0.65–1.05)
Female
 Hypertension 95.51 0.90 (0.88–0.92) Hypertension 128.49 0.86 (0.83–0.89)
 Osteoarthritis 65.08 0.83 (0.79–0.86) Osteoarthritis 68.55 0.76 (0.70–0.82)
 Dyslipidemia 29.72 0.91 (0.89–0.94) Dyslipidemia 23.18 0.89 (0.85–0.93)
 Allergic rhinitis 16.22 0.93 (0.90–0.96) Diabetes mellitus 12.61 0.84 (0.72–0.99)
 Diabetes mellitus 12.66 0.87 (0.80–0.94) Depression 7.53 0.82 (0.80–0.83)
  1. EQ-5D European Quality of Life 5 Dimension, CI Confidence Interval
  2. EQ-5D index score was presented as geometric mean (95% CI)