Prescribed sex hormone drugs: usage among U.S. women by age 1988-2014

This statistic shows the percentage of U.S. women using prescribed drugs containing sex hormones within a month, in selected periods between 1988 and 2014, by age group. In the period 1988-1994, some 11.5 percent of the female U.S. population aged 18-44 years used such drugs.

Percentage of U.S. women using prescribed drugs containing sex hormones between 1988 and 2014, by age*

18-44 years45-64 years
2011-201413.4%10.1%
1999-200213.5%30.3%
1988-199411.5%19.9%
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Sources

Release date

September 2018

Region

United States

Survey time period

1988 to 2014

Age group

All ages

Supplementary notes

* Percent of women with at least one prescription drug in this drug class during past 30 days prior to study. Sex hormones used for contraceptives, menopause, hot flashes, etc.

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