|Number of Americans age 40 and older who are affected by Cataracts||20.5 million|
|Percent of Americans age 80 and older who have Cataracts||50 %|
|Annual amount spent by the federal government to treat cataracts through Medicare||$3.4 billion|
|Cataract Surgery Statistics|
|Average cost of cataract surgery per eye||$3,279|
|Number of Americans who have cataract surgery each year||3,000,000|
|Success rate of cataract surgery||98 %|
|Percent of patients had no severe postoperative complications||99.5 %|
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