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Table 5 Estimates years lived with disability (YLDs) due to STH in 2010, by region

From: Global numbers of infection and disease burden of soil transmitted helminth infections in 2010

Region Hookworm A. lumbricoides T. trichiura
  YLDs % total   YLDs % total   YLDs % total
Asia 2,176,895 67.4% 801,830 72.2% 397,353 62.3%
Central 43,086 1.3% 11,986 1.1% - 0.0%
East 568,112 17.6% 79,932 7.2% 18,199 2.9%
South 1,130,070 35.0% 499,599 45.0% 81,681 12.8%
Southeast 435,627 13.5% 210,314 18.9% 297,473 46.6%
Latin America (LA) and the Caribbean 364,962 11.3% 83,776 7.5% 100,126 15.7%
Caribbean 27,655 0.9% 3,553 0.3% 7,570 1.2%
Andean 40,790 1.3% 12,563 1.1% 14,141 2.2%
Central 150,274 4.7% 43,178 3.9% 67,207 10.5%
Southern 22,043 0.7% 2,616 0.2% 89 0.0%
Tropical 124,199 3.8% 21,865 2.0% 11,120 1.7%
Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) 456,823 14.1% 168,652 15.2% 134,055 21.0%
Central 61,461 1.9% 27,512 2.5% 14,143 2.2%
East 200,405 6.2% 38,266 3.4% 56,994 8.9%
Southern 80,035 2.5% 4,006 0.4% 54,430 8.5%
West 114,922 3.6% 98,868 8.9% 8,487 1.3%
North Africa and the Middle East 211,940 6.6% 54,466 4.9% 3,223 0.5%
Oceania 20,180 0.6% 1,876 0.2% 3,443 0.5%
GLOBAL 3,230,800 1,110,600 638,200