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Table 3 Prevalence and years lived with disability counts, age-standardised rates per 100,000 population and the corresponding percentage change in age-standardised rates per 100,000 population between 1990 and 2019 for low back pain in Australia

From: Disability burden due to musculoskeletal conditions and low back pain in Australia: findings from GBD 2019

Prevalent cases YLD
2019 counts 2019 ASR % change in ASR (‘90–‘19) 2019 counts 2019 ASR % change in ASR (‘90–‘19)
2,676,192
(2,339,327–3,061,066)
8785.5
(7641.1 to 10,088.8)
− 10.2
(− 15.9 to − 4.7)
298,624
(209,364–402,395)
986.6
(685.3–1334.1)
− 11.4
(− 17.1 to − 6.0)
  1. 95% uncertainty intervals are in parentheses; ASRs as per 100,000 population
  2. ASR age standardised rate, YLD years lived with disability