Dietary supplement usage in U.S. adults by gender 2018

This statistic indicates the percentage of U.S. adults that take dietary supplements, distributed by gender. The statistic is based on a survey conducted in August 2018. Among U.S. adult males, some 73 percent reported taking dietary supplements. Over two-thirds of the adults population in the United States takes dietary supplements. The nutritional supplement industry has seen a large growth in the market, especially in protein supplements and vitamins.

Usage of dietary supplements among U.S. adults in 2018, by gender

Percentage of U.S. adults
Female77%
Male73%
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Source

Release date

October 2018

Region

United States

Survey time period

August 24-28, 2018

Number of respondents

2,004 respondents

Age group

18 years and older

Method of interview

Online survey

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