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Prevalence Statistics for Types of Chronic digestive conditions

Prevalence Statistics for Types of Chronic digestive conditions

The information below shows a list of types of Chronic digestive conditions, with information as to the prevalence of each of these types. Estimates of the people affected are calculated based on the available statistic.

Disease Prevalence Estimate US people estimate Statistic Used for Calculation
Chronic digestive diseases N/A N/A No information
Irritable bowel syndrome approx 1 in 54 or 1.84% or 5 million people in USA 4,999,999 5 million in the USA 1987 (Digestive diseases in the United States: Epidemiology and Impact NIH Publication No. 94-1447, US Government Printing Office, 1994); 11 per 1000 (NHIS95)
Ulcerative colitis N/A N/A No information
IBS associated with inflammatory bowel disease N/A N/A No information
IBS associated with psychological disorders N/A N/A No information
IBS associated with endometriosis N/A N/A No information
Constipation-predominant IBS N/A N/A No information
Diarrhea-predominant IBS N/A N/A No information
Pain-predominant IBS N/A N/A No information
Alternating Bowel Habit IBS N/A N/A No information
IBS associated with pain disorders N/A N/A No information
Post-infectious IBS N/A N/A No information
IBS associated with giardiasis N/A N/A No information
Susceptibility to Celiac Disease 1 N/A N/A No information
Susceptibility to Celiac Disease 2 N/A N/A No information
Susceptibility to Celiac Disease 3 N/A N/A No information
Susceptibility to Celiac Disease 4 N/A N/A No information
Susceptibility to Celiac Disease 5 N/A N/A No information
Susceptibility to Celiac Disease 6 N/A N/A No information
Susceptibility to Celiac Disease 7 N/A N/A No information
Susceptibility to Celiac Disease 8 N/A N/A No information
Susceptibility to Celiac Disease 9 N/A N/A No information
Susceptibility to Celiac Disease 10 N/A N/A No information
Susceptibility to Celiac Disease 11 N/A N/A No information
Susceptibility to Celiac Disease 12 N/A N/A No information
Susceptibility to Celiac Disease 13 N/A N/A No information
Collagenous celiac disease N/A N/A No information
Refractory Celiac Disease N/A N/A No information
Psychiatric disorders associated Celiac Disease N/A N/A No information
Inflammatory Bowel Disease 9 N/A N/A No information
Inflammatory Bowel Disease 10 N/A N/A No information
Inflammatory Bowel Disease 11 N/A N/A No information
Inflammatory Bowel Disease 12 N/A N/A No information
Inflammatory Bowel Disease 13 N/A N/A No information
Inflammatory Bowel Disease 14 N/A N/A No information
Inflammatory Bowel Disease 15 N/A N/A No information
Inflammatory Bowel Disease 16 N/A N/A No information
Inflammatory Bowel Disease 17 N/A N/A No information
Inflammatory Bowel Disease 18 N/A N/A No information
Inflammatory Bowel Disease 19 N/A N/A No information
Inflammatory Bowel Disease 1 N/A N/A No information
Inflammatory Bowel Disease 2 N/A N/A No information
Inflammatory Bowel Disease 3 N/A N/A No information
Inflammatory Bowel Disease 4 N/A N/A No information
Inflammatory Bowel Disease 5 N/A N/A No information
Inflammatory Bowel Disease 6 N/A N/A No information
Inflammatory Bowel Disease 7 N/A N/A No information
Inflammatory Bowel Disease 20 N/A N/A No information
Inflammatory Bowel Disease 21 N/A N/A No information
Inflammatory Bowel Disease 22 N/A N/A No information
Inflammatory Bowel Disease 23 N/A N/A No information
Inflammatory Bowel Disease 24 N/A N/A No information
Inflammatory Bowel Disease 25 N/A N/A No information
Inflammatory Bowel Disease 26 N/A N/A No information
Inflammatory Bowel Disease 27 N/A N/A No information
Inflammatory bowel disease approx 1 in 500 or 0.20% or 544,000 people in USA 544,000 1 in 500 (NIAID); 300,000 people to 500,000 people NIDDK
Celiac disease, susceptibility to 1 N/A N/A No information
Celiac disease, susceptibility to 2 N/A N/A No information
Celiac disease, susceptibility to 3 N/A N/A No information
Celiac disease, susceptibility to 4 N/A N/A No information
Celiac disease, susceptibility to 5 N/A N/A No information
Celiac disease, susceptibility to 6 N/A N/A No information
Celiac disease, susceptibility to 7 N/A N/A No information
Idiopathic liver cirrhosis N/A N/A No information
Chronic liver disease approx 1 in 679 or 0.15% or 400,000 people in USA 400,000 400,000 people
Cirrhosis of the liver approx 1 in 679 or 0.15% or 400,000 people in USA 400,000 400,000 people in the USA 1976-80 for "chronic liver disease and cirrhosis" (Digestive diseases in the United States: Epidemiology and Impact NIH Publication No. 94-1447, NIDDK, 1994)
Type 1 diabetes related Celiac Disease N/A N/A No information
Autoimmune thyroid disease associated Celiac Disease N/A N/A No information
Turner syndrome associated Celiac Disease N/A N/A No information
William's syndrome associated Celiac Disease N/A N/A No information
Down's syndrome associated Celiac Disease N/A N/A No information
Alcoholic liver disease approx 1 in 136 or 0.74% or 2 million people in USA 1,999,999 More than 2 million Americans (NIAAA)
Chronic secretory diarrhea N/A N/A No information
Chronic osmotic diarrhea N/A N/A No information
Chronic steatorrheal diarrhea N/A N/A No information
Chronic inflammatory diarrhea N/A N/A No information
Chronic Facticial Diarrhoea N/A N/A No information
Chronic Infectious Diarrhoea N/A N/A No information
Non infectious chronic diarrhea N/A N/A No information
Sprue N/A N/A No information
Tropical sprue N/A N/A No information
Celiac Disease approx 1 in 249 or 0.40% or 1.1 million people in USA 1,088,000 1 in 250 Americans estimated rate; actual diagnosis rate is 1 in 4,700 Americans; 1 in 250 in Italy; 1 in 300 in Ireland; 20,000 diagnosed (Reader's Digest Feb 2004)
Crohn's disease approx 1 in 544 or 0.18% or 500,000 people in USA 499,999 500,000 Americans
Pediatric gastroesophageal reflux disease N/A N/A No information
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease approx 1 in 33 or 3.00% or 8.2 million people in USA 8,160,000 3-7% of the population in the USA 1985 for "GERD and related esophageal disorders" (Digestive diseases in the United States: Epidemiology and Impact NIH Publication No. 94-1447, NIDDK, 1994)
Celiac disease, susceptibility to 10 N/A N/A No information
Celiac disease, susceptibility to 12 N/A N/A No information
Celiac disease, susceptibility to 11 N/A N/A No information
Celiac disease, susceptibility to 13 N/A N/A No information
Reflux N/A N/A No information
Celiac disease, susceptibility to 9 N/A N/A No information
Celiac disease, susceptibility to 8 N/A N/A No information
Anderson's triad N/A N/A No information
Gastric Ulcer N/A N/A No information
Celiac disease -- epilepsy -- occipital calcifications N/A N/A No information
Secondary Reflux N/A N/A No information
Cirrhosis, familial N/A N/A No information
Gastric Reflux N/A N/A No information
Barrett syndrome N/A N/A No information

Types of Chronic digestive conditions

For more information about types of Chronic digestive conditions, refer to our section on types of Chronic digestive conditions.

About prevalence:

The medical term 'prevalence' of Chronic digestive conditions usually refers to the estimated population of people who are managing Chronic digestive conditions at any given time, whereas the annual diagnosis rate of new cases of Chronic digestive conditions is called the 'incidence'. For more information on prevalence and incidence statistics, see about prevalence and incidence statistics.

 

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