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Women Aged 18 and Older with Trouble Seeing and Hearing, by Age, 2008

Women Aged 18 and Older with Trouble Seeing and Hearing, by Age, 2008
Age Group Percent of Women
Trouble Seeing* Trouble Hearing**

*Reported they had trouble seeing without eyeglasses, contact lenses, or other aids.

**Reported they had moderate or a lot of trouble hearing without a hearing aid, or are deaf.

Source II.1: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics, National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey

Total 13.0 4.3
18-34 Years 7.9 1.1
35-44 Years 9.2 2.5
45-64 Years 15.9 3.4
65 Years and Older 19.4 13.0

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