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India - Ludhiana Population-Based Stroke Registry Tables 2010-2013


General Info
Original or alternative title 
Establishment of Population Based Stroke Registry in Ludhiana City
India (IND)
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
08/2010 - 03/2013
Data type

The Ludhiana Population-Based Stroke Registry includes first ever stroke patients 18 years and older.  The WHO STEPS methodology was used as the stroke case ascertainment method. These tables present number of fatal strokes per year, and incidence of ischemic strokes, intracerebral hemorrhage, and subaracchnoid hemorrhage. Numbers are broken down by sex and 5-year age groups, with a population denominator for each age-sex combination. Population data come from the 2001 census in India.