Number of patients with at least one opioid prescription U.S. 2017, by age

Number of patients with at least one opioid prescription in the U.S. 2017, by age

by Matej Mikulic, last edited Sep 4, 2018
Number of patients with at least one opioid prescription U.S. 2017, by age This statistic depicts the estimated number of patients with at least one opioid prescription in the U.S. in 2017, by age. In that year, there were more than 1 million children aged up to 14 years who had at least one prescription for opioids during 2017.
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Number of patients with at least one opioid prescription in the U.S. 2017, by age

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Number of patients
All ages56,778,428
0 - 141,030,315
15 - 192,195,874
20 - 242,896,334
25 - 347,859,235
35 - 448,379,430
45 - 549,797,523
55 - 6411,073,327
≥ 6513,703,295
Number of patients
All ages56,778,428
0 - 141,030,315
15 - 192,195,874
20 - 242,896,334
25 - 347,859,235
35 - 448,379,430
45 - 549,797,523
55 - 6411,073,327
≥ 6513,703,295
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by Matej Mikulic, last edited Sep 4, 2018
This statistic depicts the estimated number of patients with at least one opioid prescription in the U.S. in 2017, by age. In that year, there were more than 1 million children aged up to 14 years who had at least one prescription for opioids during 2017.
Show more
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