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Table 2 Prevalence of chronic conditions in men (n = 351) and women (n = 1329) centenarians. Conditions are listed in descending order of total prevalence, and only those with prevalence equal to or greater than 1% are represented

From: Health of Spanish centenarians: a cross-sectional study based on electronic health records

EDCa code Chronic condition Men (%) Women (%) P value
CAR14/15 Hypertension 46.8 58.4 <0.001
REC03 Chronic ulcer of the skin 22.0 29.7 <0.01
NUR05 Cerebrovascular disease 22.3 21.3 n.s.b
CAR05 Congestive heart failure 20.2 20.3 n.s.
NUR24 Dementia 12.8 21.7 <0.001
MUS03 Degenerative joint disease 13.2 18.1 <0.05
GSU08 Varicose veins of lower extremities 8.6 16.5 <0.001
EYE06 Cataract, aphakia 14.7 13.7 n.s.
CAR09 Cardiac arrhythmia 14.1 11.1 n.s.
END06/07/08/09 Diabetes 10.1 11.4 n.s.
EAR08 Deafness, hearing loss 8.6 10.9 n.s.
CAR11 Disorders of lipid metabolism 6.4 11.4 < 0.05
PSY19 Sleep disorders of nonorganic origin 8.9 10.8 n.s.
HEM02 Iron deficiency, other deficiency anemias 11.9 9.7 n.s.
EYE08 Ischemic heart disease or AMIc 11.6 9.1 n.s.
PSY09 Glaucoma 8.0 8.9 n.s.
END02 Depression 7.3 8.2 n.s.
CAR03 Osteoporosis 1.8 9.3 <0.001
RES04 Emphysema, chronic bronchitis, COPDd 14.7 5.4 <0.001
SKN02 Dermatitis and eczema 8.6 6.1 n.s.
HEM03 Malignant neoplasms 9.7 4.3 <0.001
NUR21 Thrombophlebitis 3.4 5.8 n.s.
GUR04 Neurologic disorders, other 5.8 5.0 n.s.
RES11 Prostatic hypertrophy 24.2 0.0 <0.001
EYE02 Respiratory disorders, other 7.0 4.2 <0.05
MAL01 Visual impairment 5.5 4.6 n.s.
CAR16 Skin/low impact neoplasms 5.5 3.8 n.s.
END04 Cardiovascular disorders, other 3.1 3.9 n.s.
END05 Hypothyroidism 3.1 3.8 n.s.
REN01 Other endocrine disorders 1.8 4.1 n.s.
RHU02 Chronic renal failure 4.9 3.0 n.s.
NUT03 Gout 7.0 2.1 <0.001
ADM02 Obesity 1.5 3.5 n.s.
CAR12 Surgical aftercare 3.4 2.8 n.s.
HEM08 Hematologic disorders, other 4.3 2.4 n.s.
ALL04/05 Asthma 1.5 3.1 n.s.
GAS10 Diverticular disease of colon 2.5 1.9 n.s.
PSY14 Psychosocial disorders of childhood 1.2 2.2 n.s.
PSY01 Anxiety, neuroses 1.2 2.0 n.s.
CAR06 Cardiac valve disorders 1.8 1.8 n.s.
MAL12 Low back pain 3.1 1.0 <0.05
MUS14 Irritable bowel syndrome 0.9 1.3 n.s.
GAS09 Seizure disorder 2.1 1.0 n.s.
NUR07 Utero-vaginal prolapse 0.0 1.4 <0.05
FRE12 Parkinson’s disease 1.5 1.0 n.s.
NUR06 Gastroesophageal reflux 0.6 1.2 n.s.
GAS08 Peripheral neuropathy, neuritis 0.6 1.2 n.s.
  1. aFrom a list of 114 Expanded Diagnostic Clusters; bNot statistically significant; cAcute myocardial infarction; dChronic obstructive pulmonary disease