Most pressing health issues among women in the U.S. as of 2018

Percentage of women who felt the following were the most pressing health issues facing women in the U.S. as of 2018

by John Elflein, last edited Jul 4, 2019
Most pressing health issues among women in the U.S. as of 2018 This statistic shows the percentage of U.S. women who stated the following were the most pressing health issues facing women in the U.S. It was found that 27 percent of women felt mental health was the most pressing health issue facing women in the U.S.
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Percentage of women who felt the following were the most pressing health issues facing women in the U.S. as of 2018

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Percentage of women
Mental health*27%
Cancer19%
Heart health (e.g. heart disease, high blood pressure, stroke, etc.)18%
Don't know/ no opinion13%
Obesity10%
Reproductive sexual health8%
Maternal (i.e., pre-and/or post-natal) health3%
Accidents and injury2%
Other2%
Percentage of women
Mental health*27%
Cancer19%
Heart health (e.g. heart disease, high blood pressure, stroke, etc.)18%
Don't know/ no opinion13%
Obesity10%
Reproductive sexual health8%
Maternal (i.e., pre-and/or post-natal) health3%
Accidents and injury2%
Other2%
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by John Elflein, last edited Jul 4, 2019
This statistic shows the percentage of U.S. women who stated the following were the most pressing health issues facing women in the U.S. It was found that 27 percent of women felt mental health was the most pressing health issue facing women in the U.S.
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