Share of individuals who wear spectacles in selected European countries 2017

How many people (approximately) wear spectacles?

by Conor Stewart, last edited Jan 17, 2018
Share of individuals who wear spectacles in selected European countries 2017 This statistic displays the proportion of individuals who wear eye spectacles in selected European countries in 2017. In this year, Slovakia had the highest proportion of individuals wearing eyeglasses with approximately 85 percent doing so. This was followed by Serbia at 70 percent and the United Kingdom at 68 percent. The average percentage of individuals in Europe wearing spectacles was 48.34 percent.
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How many people (approximately) wear spectacles?

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Individuals who wear spectacles
Slovakia85%
Serbia70%
United Kingdom68%
Denmark65%
Finland65%
Norway63%
Germany63%
France58%
Netherlands57%
Austria52%
Portugal52%
Switzerland52%
Italy51%
Latvia50%
Bulgaria50%
Spain49%
Czech Republic45%
Romania45%
Greece45%
Ireland44%
Hungary40%
Belgium40%
Estonia38%
Ukraine35%
Slovenia30%
Poland30%
Cyprus25%
Turkey20%
Croatia15%
Individuals who wear spectacles
Slovakia85%
Serbia70%
United Kingdom68%
Denmark65%
Finland65%
Norway63%
Germany63%
France58%
Netherlands57%
Austria52%
Portugal52%
Switzerland52%
Italy51%
Latvia50%
Bulgaria50%
Spain49%
Czech Republic45%
Romania45%
Greece45%
Ireland44%
Hungary40%
Belgium40%
Estonia38%
Ukraine35%
Slovenia30%
Poland30%
Cyprus25%
Turkey20%
Croatia15%
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by Conor Stewart, last edited Jan 17, 2018
This statistic displays the proportion of individuals who wear eye spectacles in selected European countries in 2017. In this year, Slovakia had the highest proportion of individuals wearing eyeglasses with approximately 85 percent doing so. This was followed by Serbia at 70 percent and the United Kingdom at 68 percent. The average percentage of individuals in Europe wearing spectacles was 48.34 percent.
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