How Common is Dementia?

Elders aged above 70 are the most affected

Estimated prevalence rate among elders aged above 70:

One in every six women




One in every ten men




Source:
香港老人科醫學會 - 認識認知障礙症

http://www.dh.gov.hk/tc_chi/press/2006/061013.html (updated to 1 Jan 2017)
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