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Adults Aged 18 and Older Reporting Trouble Hearing* by Age and Sex, 2007

Adults Aged 18 and Older Reporting Trouble Hearing,* by Age and Sex, 2007
Age Group Percent of Adults
Female Male

*Reported “a little,” “moderate,” or “a lot of” trouble hearing; does not include those reporting “deaf.”

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics, National Health Interview Survey, 2007. Analysis conducted by the Maternal and Child Health Information Resource Center.

Total 11.9 17.7
18-44 Years 5.0 6.8
45-64 Years 12.4 22.7
65-74 Years 24.7 39.0
75 Years and Older 37.6 53.1

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