Table 3

Incidence of eating disorders per 100,000 population for the year 2009 by age, sex and type of eating disorder

FemalesMalesTotal
Age (years)Cases (N)Population (N)Incidence (95% CI)Cases (N)Population (N)Incidence (95% CI)Cases (N)Population (N)Incidence (95% CI)
Anorexia nervosa
 10–142811647624.0 (16.3 to 34.3)31202192.5 (0.6 to 6.8)3123669513,1 (9.0 to 18.4)
 15–196914527947.5 (37.2 to 59.8)51323753.8 (1.4 to 8.3)7427765426.7 (21.1 to 33.3)
 20–296634916318.9 (14.8 to 23.9)52774541.8 (0.7 to 4.0)7162661711.3 (8.9 to 14.2)
 30–39103382553.0 (1.5 to 5.3)12884680.3 (0.2 to 1.7)116267231.8 (0.9 to 3.0)
 40–4943528431.1 (0.4 to 2.7)13197240.3 (0.1 to 1.5)56725670.7 (0.3 to 1.6)
 10–49177130201613.6 (11.7 to 15.7)1511382401.3 (0.8 to 2.1)19224402567.9 (6.8 to 9.0)
Bulimia nervosa
 10–1471164766.0 (2.6 to 11.9)0120219072366952.9 (1.1 to 5.6)
 15–196814527946.8 (36.6 to 58.9)41323753.0 (0.9 to 7.3)7227765425.9 (20.1 to 32.4)
 20–2911134916331.8 (26.3 to 38.1)132774544.7 (2.6 to 7.8)12462661719.8 (16.4 to 23.2)
 30–396533825519.2 (15.0 to 24.3)12884680.3 (0.2 to 1.7)6662672310.5 (8.2 to 13.3)
 40–49183528435.1 (3.1 to 7.9)03197240186725672.7 (1.6 to 3.8)
 10–49269130201620.7 (18.3 to 23.2)1811382401.6 (1.0 to 2.4)287244025611.8 (10.5 to 13.2)
Eating disorder NOS (EDNOS)
 10–143911647633.5 (24.1 to 45.3)1812021915.0 (9.1 to 23.2)5723669524.1 (18.4 to 31.0)
 15–1910214527970.2 (57.5 to 84.9)1413237510.6 (6.0 to 17.3)11627765441.8 (34.7 to 49.9)
 20–2913234916337.8 (31.8 to 44.7)92774543.2 (1.6 to 5.9)14262661722.7 (19.2 to 26.6)
 30–396333825518.6 (14.4 to 23.7)42884681.4 (0.4 to 3.3)6762672310.7 (8.3 to 13.5)
 40–49343528439.6 (6.8 to 13.3)23197240.6 (0.1 to 2.0)366725675.3 (3.8 to 7.3)
 10–49370130201628.4 (25.6 to 31.4)4811382404.2 (3.1 to 5.5)418244025617.1 (15.5 to 18.8)