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Deaths from Down Syndrome

Survival rate statistics for Down Syndrome

The following are statistics from various sources about the survival rate for Down Syndrome:

  • People with Down syndrome typically live to about 55 years or longer in the US (Association for Children with Down Syndrome)

Down Syndrome: Hospitalization Statistics

The following are statistics from various sources about hospitalizations and Down Syndrome:

  • 0.008% (1,030) of hospital consultant episodes were for Down’s Syndrome in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 90% of hospital consultant episodes for Down’s Syndrome required hospital admission in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 64% of hospital consultant episodes for Down’s Syndrome were for men in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 36% of hospital consultant episodes for Down’s Syndrome were for women in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 14% of hospital consultant episodes for Down’s Syndrome required emergency hospital admission in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
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