Global Report on Hypertension: The race against a silent killer

Publication date 19 September 2023 Category
  • Noncommunicable Diseases
  • Community
  • Hypertension
  • Non Communicable Diseases
Publishing organisation World Health Organisation

This report compiles data for the first time on the far-reaching consequences of uncontrolled hypertension, including heart attacks, strokes and premature death, along with substantial economic losses for communities and countries. It also contains information on the global, regional and country-level burden of hypertension and progress of control efforts.