Tobacco Consumption Description

Percentage who currently smoke tobacco: The number of respondents who answered “Daily” and “Less than daily” to currently smoking tobacco divided by the total number of respondents surveyed

Percentage who currently smoke tobacco daily: The number of respondents who answered “Daily” to currently smoking tobacco divided by the total number of respondents surveyed

Adults aged 18 years and older who currently smoked tobacco, 2016

Alcohol consumption status for adults aged 18 years and older, 2016

Alcohol Consumption Description

Definitions:

  • Current use is defined as in the last 30 days prior to the survey.
  • Alcohol includes beer, wine, spirits, and local examples.
  • Total number of respondents surveyed excludes “Refused” answer responses.

Hypertension Description

Indicator H1—Percentage diagnosed with raised blood pressure or hypertension by a doctor or other health worker

  • Numerator: Number of respondents who answered “Yes” to ever being told by a doctor or other health worker that they have raised blood pressure or hypertension.
  • Denominator: Total number of respondents surveyed.

Indicator H2—Percentage currently taking medication for raised blood pressure prescribed by a doctor or other health worker among those diagnosed with raised blood pressure or hypertension

  • Numerator: Respondents who answered “Yes” to currently taking medication for raised blood pressure prescribed by a doctor or other health worker.
  • Denominator: Respondents who reported “Yes” to ever being told by a doctor or other health worker that they have raised blood pressure or hypertension.

Prevalence of hypertension among adults aged 18 years and older, 2016

Prevalence of current treatment among adults diagnosed hypertension, 2016