STEPwise approach to chronic disease risk factor surveillance
Ethiopia has conducted a subnational STEPS survey (Butajira) in 2003 and another subnational STEPS survey (Addis Ababa) in 2006.
Click on the links below to access the Fact Sheets, the journal articles or the PowerPoint presentation from Ethiopia.
2003 STEPS Survey Article: Association between body mass index and blood pressure across three populations in Africa and Asia
2006 STEPS Survey Article: Association of smoking and khat use with high blood pressure among adults in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, 2006
2006 STEPS Survey Article: Population based prevalence of high blood pressure among adults in Addis Ababa: uncovering a silent epidemic