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Table 1 Change of hip arthroplasties in South Korea from 2010 to 2018

From: Burden and future projection of revision Total hip Arthroplasty in South Korea

Type of Surgery No. of procedures
2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Primary THA 7657 7917 8673 9278 9520 10,357 11,036 11,227 11,548
HA 10,918 11,532 12,561 12,949 12,941 13,737 13,420 13,613 14,408
Revision THA 2728 2671 2777 2701 2752 2826 2875 3032 2870
Population 50,515,666 50,734,284 50,948,272 51,141,463 51,327,916 51,529,338 51,696,216 51,778,544 51,826,059
Primary THA incidence 15.16 15.60 17.02 18.14 18.55 20.10 21.35 21.68 22.28
HA incidence 21.61 22.73 24.65 25.32 25.21 26.66 25.96 26.29 27.80
Revision THA incidence 5.40 5.26 5.45 5.28 5.36 5.48 5.56 5.86 5.54
Burden of revision THA 0.13 0.12 0.12 0.11 0.11 0.10 0.10 0.10 0.10