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Statistics about Benign Prostate Hyperplasia

Prevalence and incidence statistics for Benign Prostate Hyperplasia:

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Incidence (annual) of Benign Prostate Hyperplasia: 7,263 annual cases in Victoria 1996 (DHS-VIC)

Incidence Rate: approx 1 in 627 or 0.16% or 433,216 people in USA [about data]

Incidence extrapolations for USA for Benign Prostate Hyperplasia: 433,216 per year, 36,101 per month, 8,331 per week, 1,186 per day, 49 per hour, 0 per minute, 0 per second. Note: this extrapolation calculation uses the incidence statistic: 7,263 annual cases in Victoria 1996 (DHS-VIC)

Death and mortality statistics for Benign Prostate Hyperplasia:

Deaths from Benign Prostate Hyperplasia: 430 deaths reported in USA 1999 for hyperplasis of prostate (NVSR Sep 2001)

Death rate extrapolations for USA for Benign Prostate Hyperplasia: 430 per year, 35 per month, 8 per week, 1 per day, 0 per hour, 0 per minute, 0 per second. Note: this extrapolation calculation uses the deaths statistic: 430 deaths reported in USA 1999 for hyperplasis of prostate (NVSR Sep 2001)

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Hospitalization statistics for Benign Prostate Hyperplasia:

The following are statistics from various sources about hospitalizations and Benign Prostate Hyperplasia:

  • 0.32% (41,029) of hospital consultant episodes were for hyperplasis of prostate in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 95% of hospital consultant episodes for hyperplasis of prostate required hospital admission in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 100% of hospital consultant episodes for hyperplasis of prostate were for men in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 10% of hospital consultant episodes for hyperplasis of prostate required emergency hospital admission in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 0 days was the mean length of stay in hospitals for hyperplasis of prostate in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 4 days was the median length of stay in hospitals for hyperplasis of prostate in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 70 was the mean age of patients hospitalised for hyperplasis of prostate in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 13% of hospital consultant episodes for hyperplasis of prostate occurred in 15-59 year olds in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 37% of hospital consultant episodes for hyperplasis of prostate occurred in people over 75 in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 36% of hospital consultant episodes for hyperplasis of prostate were single day episodes in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 0.243% (127,268) of hospital bed days were for hyperplasis of prostate in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • Hospitalization statistics in Australia for public hospitals:
    • 0.023% (5) of hospital episodes for hyperplasia of prostate in public hospitals occurred in males aged 15 to 24 years in Australia 2001-02 (Australian Hospital Data, AIHW, Australia, 2001-02)
    • 0.079% (17) of hospital episodes for hyperplasia of prostate in public hospitals occurred in males aged 25 to 34 years in Australia 2001-02 (Australian Hospital Data, AIHW, Australia, 2001-02)
    • 0.71% (153) of hospital episodes for hyperplasia of prostate in public hospitals occurred in males aged 35 to 44 years in Australia 2001-02 (Australian Hospital Data, AIHW, Australia, 2001-02)
    • 6.3% (1,364) of hospital episodes for hyperplasia of prostate in public hospitals occurred in males aged 45 to 54 years in Australia 2001-02 (Australian Hospital Data, AIHW, Australia, 2001-02)
    • 23.9% (5,153) of hospital episodes for hyperplasia of prostate in public hospitals occurred in males aged 55 to 64 years in Australia 2001-02 (Australian Hospital Data, AIHW, Australia, 2001-02)
    • 36.6% (7,881) of hospital episodes for hyperplasia of prostate in public hospitals occurred in males aged 65 to 74 years in Australia 2001-02 (Australian Hospital Data, AIHW, Australia, 2001-02)
    • 27% (5,794) of hospital episodes for hyperplasia of prostate in public hospitals occurred in males aged 75 to 84 years in Australia 2001-02 (Australian Hospital Data, AIHW, Australia, 2001-02)
    • 5.48% (1,181) of hospital episodes for hyperplasia of prostate in public hospitals occurred in males aged over 85 in Australia 2001-02 (Australian Hospital Data, AIHW, Australia, 2001-02)

  Procedures for Benign Prostate Hyperplasia: 350,000 to 400,000 operations per year in America (Kidney and Urology Foundation of America, 2002)

Procedure statistics for Benign Prostate Hyperplasia:

The following are statistics from various sources about medical procedures and Benign Prostate Hyperplasia:

  • 195,000 prostatectomies were performed annually in the US 2002 (2002 National Hospital Discharge Survey, NCHS, CDC)
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About statistics:

This page presents a variety of statistics about Benign Prostate Hyperplasia. The term 'prevalence' of Benign Prostate Hyperplasia usually refers to the estimated population of people who are managing Benign Prostate Hyperplasia at any given time. The term 'incidence' of Benign Prostate Hyperplasia refers to the annual diagnosis rate, or the number of new cases of Benign Prostate Hyperplasia diagnosed each year. Hence, these two statistics types can differ: a short-lived disease like flu can have high annual incidence but low prevalence, but a life-long disease like diabetes has a low annual incidence but high prevalence. For more information see about prevalence and incidence statistics.

 

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