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Alzheimer’s Disease Statistics

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Alzheimer’s Diseaese StatisticsData
Number of Americans who are living with Alzheimer’s disease5,000,000
Percent of assisted living residents with Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias41.8 %
Number of nursing home residents with Alzheimer’s231,900
Percent of nursing home residents with Alzheimer’s15.5 %
Percent of seniors who die with Alzheimer’s or some form of dementia33 %
Number of deaths each year due to Alzheimer’s84,974
Cause of death rank6th
Percent of Alzheimer’s patients who are women66 %
Annual cost of Alzheimer’s patient care in the U.S.$220,000,000,000
Every 67 seconds someone in the United States develops Alzheimer’s.
Alzheimer’s disease doubles every five years beyond age 65.
Racial Makeup of Alzheimer’sPercent
Ages 65-74 
White2.9 %
African American9.1 %
Hispanic7.5 %
Ages 75-84 
White10.9 %
African American19.9 %
Hispanic27.9 %
85 Years and Older 
White30.2 %
African American58.6 %
Hispanic62.9%
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Statistic Sources & References
Sources: Alzheimer’s Association
Content Author: Statistic Brain

Date research was conducted: April 12, 2017

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