Table 3 Number of KB observations and cases and the KB prevalence of each county in Qamdo.

From: Ecological analysis of Kashin-Beck osteoarthropathy risk factors in Tibet’s Qamdo City, China

County name Observation population (ten thousand) KB-afflicted administrative villages KB cases KB prevalence (%)
Karub Qu 12.49 7 114 0.09
Konjo 4.30 2 81 0.19
Lhorong 4.86 25 1,734 3.57
Jomda 8.40 20 56 0.07
Dêngqên 7.60 8 1,686 2.22
Riwoqê 5.00 1 5 0.01
Zogang 4.70 33 242 0.51
Chagyab 5.70 12 1,100 1.93
Markam 9.80 14 1,163 1.19
Banbar 3.60 69 4,013 11.15
Baxoi 4.20 37 1,010 2.40
Total 70.65 228 11,204 1.59