Table 5

The prevalence primary headaches in the current study compared to previous publications in different countries
Author/country Journal Year of publication Primary headache% Migraine% Tension type headache% Chronic tension headache/CDH% Cluster headache%
In this study 21.6 10.0 10.4 0.0 1.3
Takele Ethiopia J headache pain 2008 16.4 6.2 9.8 1.6 0.45
Yu China Headache 2012 23.8 9.3 10.8 1.0 NA
Teklehaimanot Ethiopa cephalalgia 1995 NA 3.0 NA 1.7 0.03
Queiroz Brazil cephalalgia 2005 NA 22.1 22.9 6.4 NA
Stovner Global cephalalgia 2007 46.0 11.0 42.0 3.0 NA
Cheung Hong Kong Headache 2000 37.1 4.7 26.9 1.0 NA
Ertas Turkey J headache pain 2012 NA 28.8 14.5 0.1 NA
Yoon Germany J headache pain 2012 NA 16.6 12.5 0.5 NA
Katsarava Georgia J headache pain 2007 NA 8.6 20.4 5.4 NA
Katsarava Georgia Neurology 2009 NA 15.6 37,3 3.3 NA

Mengistu and Alemayehu

Mengistu and Alemayehu The Journal of Headache and Pain 2013 14:30   doi:10.1186/1129-2377-14-30

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