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Global Burden of Disease Study 2021 (GBD 2021) Anemia Prevalence and Years Lived with Disability by Cause 1990-2021


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Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation (IHME)
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Time period covered 
01/1990 - 12/2021
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Completed as part of the Global Burden of Diseases, Injuries, and Risk Factors Study (GBD) 2021, this dataset provides estimates of anemia prevalence and years lived with disability by 37 underlying causes, three severity levels, age, and sex for 204 countries and territories and selected subnational geographies in five year increments from 1990 to 2021. Please refer to the related publication for information on modeling methods and analysis.

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