Table 1

Doctors evaluation of health related problems among the 337 elderly of Mmankgodi village grouped into 15 categories according to the ICPC classification system

Description Total number (%)
General signs and symptoms85 (5)
Blood4 (0)
Digestive147 (8)
Eye232 (13)
Ear37 (2)
Circulatory189 (11)
Musculoskeletal446 (25)
Neurology205 (12)
Mental illnesses109 (6)
Respiratory103 (6)
Skin37 (2)
Endocrine, metabolic and nutrition45 (3)
Urinary91 (5)
Female genital22 (1)
Male genital16 (1)
1768 (100)