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Prevalence Statistics for Types of Non-Contagious Diseases

Prevalence Statistics for Types of Non-Contagious Diseases

The information below shows a list of types of Non-Contagious Diseases, 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
Genetic diseases approx 1 in 22 or 4.41% or 12 million people in USA 11,999,999 12 million Americans - unreliable estimate, (perhaps 2.5% births)
Chromosome diseases N/A N/A No information
Cancers, Leukemias, Lymphomas N/A N/A No information
Autoimmune diseases approx 1 in 31 or 3.13% or 8.5 million people in USA 8,511,844 8,511,845 people in the USA 1996 1
Physical diseases N/A N/A No information
Trauma N/A N/A No information
Fractures N/A N/A No information
Mental disorders N/A N/A No information
Emotional disorders N/A N/A No information
Psychological disorders N/A N/A No information
Psychiatric disorders N/A N/A No information
Metabolic conditions N/A N/A No information
Diabetes, Hypertension, Osteoporosis, Heart disease, Atherosclerosis N/A N/A No information
Hormonal conditions N/A N/A No information
Congenital conditions approx 1 in 33 or 3.00% or 8.2 million people in USA 8,160,000 3-4% of babies (NWHIC)
Malnutrition disorders N/A N/A No information
Toxic exposures N/A N/A No information
Poisoning N/A N/A No information

Types of Non-Contagious Diseases

For more information about types of Non-Contagious Diseases, refer to our section on types of Non-Contagious Diseases.

About prevalence:

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



Footnotes:
1. Rose and Mackay, 1998, The Autoimmune Diseases, Third Edition

 

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