Table 2

Population size and prevalence of epilepsy in some villages of the Ulanga district, Tanzania, showing the highest prevalence in 1989, as reported by Rwiza et al in 1992

Name of villagePopulation sizeNumber of
epilepsy cases
Prevalence per 1000 people
Sali*12821410.9
Mdindo*5392037.1
Vigoi*18222312.6
Lupiro16971710
Misegezi16671810.8
Total70079213.13
  • *Located in Mahenge highlands.