Number of adults with eating disorders in the U.S. in 2008-2012, by education level (in 1,000)

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Education levelLess than high schoolHigh school graduateSome collegeCollege graduate
Anorexia nervosa*--9-
Bulimia Nervosa5121724
One of more eating disorders5152624
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This statistic displays the number of adults aged 18 and over with an eating disorder in the United States in the period 2008-2012, by education level. During this time, some 12,000 high school graduates in the country had bulimia nervosa.

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