Abstract S150 Table COPD prevalence by age, sex and diagnostic criteria (%) in the Renfrew/Paisley study
Age group (years)nGOLDNICE
Men
    45–49178724.98.8
    50–54195328.210.0
    55–59165533.513.1
    60–64153440.918.7
    Overall prevalence (%)31.412.4
Women
    45–49200316.94.6
    50–54226319.24.6
    55–59200523.16.3
    60–64194520.93.1
    Overall prevalence (%)20.04.6
  • COPD, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease; GOLD, global initiative for chronic obstructive lung disease; NICE, National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence.