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Table 1 MS prevalence for Saudi Arabia

From: Rising prevalence of multiple sclerosis in Saudi Arabia, a descriptive study

RegionsTotal hospital (MS)Hospitals Included in RegistryMS patients from 20 hospitalPrevalence/100000 populationProjected prevalence/100000 population
Western Region3079909.339.9
Central Region3678669.046.3
Eastern Region2243787.742.4
Southern Region921733.616.2
Northern Regiona801094.435.2
Total “2017”1052025167.740.4
  1. aPatients referred to other regions. For calculating projected prevalence for northern region we assumed 109 patients were referred from a single hospital of northern region to hospitals in other regions