Opioid prescriptions for U.S. insured persons by gender and age 2015

Percentage of opioid prescriptions for commercially-insured persons in the U.S. in 2015, by age and gender

by Matej Mikulic, last edited Aug 3, 2017
Opioid prescriptions for U.S. insured persons by gender and age 2015 This statistic shows the percent of opioid prescriptions for commercially-insured persons in U.S. in 2015, by age and gender. There were almost 30 percent of female members and 27 percent of male members in the age group of 50 to 59 years who were prescribed opioids in 2015.
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Percentage of opioid prescriptions for commercially-insured persons in the U.S. in 2015, by age and gender

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Age in yearsWomenMen
>208%7.6%
20-2922.1%15.9%
30-3929.2%21.6%
40-4929.5%24.8%
50-5929.9%27%
60-6428.8%27.1%
Age in yearsWomenMen
>208%7.6%
20-2922.1%15.9%
30-3929.2%21.6%
40-4929.5%24.8%
50-5929.9%27%
60-6428.8%27.1%
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by Matej Mikulic, last edited Aug 3, 2017
This statistic shows the percent of opioid prescriptions for commercially-insured persons in U.S. in 2015, by age and gender. There were almost 30 percent of female members and 27 percent of male members in the age group of 50 to 59 years who were prescribed opioids in 2015.
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