Frequency of Urinary Leakage Among Women Aged 20 and Older Reporting Any Leakage,* 2005-2006

Percent of Women:

  • Less Than Once a Month: 38.7
  • A Few Times a Month: 28.3
  • A Few Times a Week: 15.9
  • Every Day and/or Night: 17.2

*Percentages do not equal 100 because of rounding.

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics, National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, 2005-2006. Analysis conducted by the Maternal and Child Health Information Resource Center.

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