U.S. adults prone to certain symptoms 2017, by age

Percentage of adults in the U.S. who were prone to select symptoms as of 2017, by age

U.S. adults prone to certain symptoms 2017, by age This statistic shows the percentage of adults in the U.S. who were prone to selected symptoms as of February 2017, by age. It was found that 47 percent of respondents aged 18 to 30 years at least sometimes suffered from back pain.
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Percentage of adults in the U.S. who were prone to select symptoms as of 2017, by age

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18 to 30 years31 to 45 years46 to 60 years61 years and older
Back pain47%45%52%51%
Concentration difficulties25%20%15%9%
Depression38%28%24%17%
Gastrointestinal complaints19%22%25%23%
Headache48%52%48%30%
Lack of appetite15%9%7%4%
Lightheadedness21%15%18%14%
Poor circulation11%14%12%10%
Skin rashes13%16%11%10%
Sleep problems42%42%46%40%
None of the above14%18%20%3%
Prefer not to answer2%2%2%1%
18 to 30 years31 to 45 years46 to 60 years61 years and older
Back pain47%45%52%51%
Concentration difficulties25%20%15%9%
Depression38%28%24%17%
Gastrointestinal complaints19%22%25%23%
Headache48%52%48%30%
Lack of appetite15%9%7%4%
Lightheadedness21%15%18%14%
Poor circulation11%14%12%10%
Skin rashes13%16%11%10%
Sleep problems42%42%46%40%
None of the above14%18%20%3%
Prefer not to answer2%2%2%1%
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This statistic shows the percentage of adults in the U.S. who were prone to selected symptoms as of February 2017, by age. It was found that 47 percent of respondents aged 18 to 30 years at least sometimes suffered from back pain.
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