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Table 1 Characteristics of the individual studies included in this systematic review and meta-analysis

From: The prevalence of cardiovascular disease in Ethiopia: a systematic review and meta-analysis of institutional and community-based studies

References Study population Region _Ethiopia Diagnosis Total sample size (N) Diseased (n) Proportion (n/N)
Accorsi et al. [15] Hospital based Oromia CVD 22,377 642 2.8%
Deresse et al. [21] HOSPITAL-based SNNPS CVD (stroke) 1471 201 13.7%
Engel et al. [14] Community-based Oromia CVD (RHD) 2000 61 3%
Gebremariam and Moges [18] Hospital-based Addis Ababa CVD 3672 106 2.9%
Gemech et al. [13] Community-based Oromia RHD 987 56 5.7%
Gordon et al. [17] Hospital-based Amhara CVD 1927 392 20.3%
Abebe et al. [16] community based Amhara CVD 67,397 404 0.6%
Yadeta et al. [19] Community-based National CVD (RHD) 3238 59 1.8%
Endriyas et al. [20] Hospital-based SNNP CVD 22,320 1246 5.6