Health - Common causes of morbidity


Common Leading causes of Morbidity

Year 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2007
Headache 2,220 1,866 2,178 2,226 1,997 2012 2303 1504
Septic sores 1,967 1,548 1,774 1,510 1,710 2637 4758 1667
Diarrhoea 1,314 1,389 1,246 1,307 1,590 967 1262  
Body ache 3,275 2,936 3,388 2,435 1,190     1186
Wounds 2,781   1,752 1,672 1,051      
Cough 1,465 852 988 1,041 989 1224 1890 1067
Acute Respiratory Infection 1,756 1,383 1,243 1,909 971 2029 2950 1298
Abdominal pain 572 656 865 827 627 579   992
Backache   1,349 784   622     457
Ringworm 778 691   619 553   651 732
Tootd decay     771 685   559   536
Measles   431            
Conjunctivitis 756         898   553


source: Department of Health