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Table 2 Annual consultation prevalence per 10,000 registered persons for any musculoskeletal problem and by sector - total, and females by age group

From: Annual consultation prevalence of regional musculoskeletal problems in primary care: an observational study

  Totala Female (age group)
   0-14 15-24 25-44 45-64 65-74 75+
Any musculoskeletal 2405 597 1801 2565 3515 3958 4149
Chapter N only 1803 339 1156 1910 2886 3392 3337
Sectors        
Head/neck 298 113 257 416 425 440 416
Torso 843 106 648 1029 1212 1321 1246
Upper limb 498 84 291 517 865 692 730
Lower limb 1010 267 693 924 1486 1933 2096
  1. a males and females; age-gender standardised based on population figures for England and Wales in 2006[21]