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Table 1 Leading Causes of Burden of Disease in the World, 2004[29]

From: Evaluation of major depression in a routine clinical assessment

DALYs %
1. Lower respiratory infections 6,2
2. Diarrhoeal diseases 4,8
3. Depression 4,3
4. Ischaemic heart disease 4,1
5. HIV/AIDS 3,8
6. Cerebrovascular disease 3,1
7. Prematurity, low birth weight 2,9
8. Birth asphyxia, birth trauma 2,7
9. Road traffic accidents 2,7
10. Neonatal infections and other 2,7