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Hearing loss of Canadians, 2012 to 2015 prevalence of hearing loss in adults


The prevalence of disabling hearing loss in adults over 65 years is highest in South Asia, Asia. Pacific and Sub-Saharan Africa. Regions, are as identified by the.

The prevalence of disabling hearing loss in adults aged 65 years or more is highest in Sub-Saharan Africa, South Asia, Asia Pacific. Prevalence in low and.

Among adults aged 20-69, the overall annual prevalence of hearing loss dropped slightly from 16 percent (28.0 million) in the 1999-2004.

Keywords: Hearing loss, Epidemiology, Older adults, Risk factors, Race, . Prevalence of Hearing Loss in Adults Aged 70 Years and Older.