Here are some facts on what percentage of Americans wear glasses, and for
what ... Many people only wear eyeglasses part of the time and contact lenses
Over 4 billion adults in the world wear glasses. This statistic is derived from the
Vision Council of America's claim that about 75 percent of the adult population ...
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Sources: Vision Council of America 2006; Jobson Research 2005; Johnson and
Johnson ... 143 million adults wear prescription eyewear (64% of the adult.
Jun 22, 2011 ... The Vision Council of America also says that 75 percent of adults use some ... For
example, many are now looking at phones, computers and ...
Sep 20, 2013 ... A vast majority in the population wear glasses or contact lenses. For older people
, it is extremely rare not to use glasses or contact lenses.
Mar 18, 2015 ... Myopia, or nearsightedness, is reaching epidemic proportions. In the US, over 40
percent of the population needs glasses; estimates suggest ...
6 out of 10 people in the developed world wear glasses, contact lenses, ... In
North America, the ratio of optometrists to people is approximately 1: 6,000. ...
What many of us spend for more costly frames and specialty lenses, let alone for
Jan 22, 2015 ... More than 30 million people in the U.S. wear contact lenses. ... People can use
many different methods to improve their vision, and no single ... Compared to
wearing glasses, children switching to contact lenses reported ...
Sep 6, 2016 ... Corrective Lens Use Statistics Total percentage of Americans that use ... lens 225
million Percent who wear glasses 64 % Percent who wear ...
Nov 9, 2014 ... Why So Many Chinese Children Wear Glasses. The Economist ... That compares
with less than 10% of this age group in America or Germany.