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What Percentage of the Population Wears Glasses?

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Approximately three-quarters of Americans need some type of vision correction. Here are some facts on what percentage of Americans wear glasses, and for ...

Study Finds Most Americans Have Good Vision, But 14 Million Are ...

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May 9, 2006 ... People who already wear eyeglasses or contact lenses should return to ... Race/ Ethnicity, Percent of people with visual impairment that CAN be ...

How many people in the world wear glasses? | Reference.com

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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 ...

Forty Percent of Americans Who Use Glasses Would Consider Laser ...

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Over four out of ten Americans who wear glasses or contacts would consider having ... Interest highest among younger people and those who currently wear ...

Why Are So Many People Nearsighted? | Popular Science

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Mar 18, 2015 ... In the US, over 40 percent of the population needs glasses; ... same amount of light a person would see wearing sunglasses on a bright day.

The problem | Global Eyesight Now

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But how can vision impaired people in the developing world help themselves if they ... 6 out of 10 people in the developed world wear glasses, contact lenses, ...

vision facts and statistics - MESVision

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Over 61% of the population or 177 million people in the United States need some sort of vision ... 143 million adults wear prescription eyewear (64% of the adult.

Britain's Eye Health in Focus - The College of Optometrists

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There has been a rise in the number of people wearing glasses. • Younger people are .... Percentage of people that did not know how to tell if an optometrist was ...

Fast Facts | Contact Lenses | CDC

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Jan 22, 2015 ... More than 30 million people in the U.S. wear contact lenses. ... Eighty percent of contact lens wearers use soft contact lenses. ... Compared to wearing glasses, children switching to contact lenses reported significant ...

Is life in front of the screen making a spectacle of Britain? | Daily Mail ...

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Lynne Stockbridge, of the Royal National Institute for the Blind, said: 'The number of people wearing glasses is increasing mainly because as people live longer, ...

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More than 6 in 10 people wear glasses or contact lenses - CBS

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Sep 20, 2013 ... A majority of 61 percent in the population reported to wear glasses, contact lenses or other reading or visual aids occasionally in 2012, versus ...

What percent of the population wears glasses? | Reference.com

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In the United States, approximately 64 percent of adults and 20 percent of children wear eyeglasses, as of 2014. An additional 11 percent of adults and 5 percent ...

Good Question: Why Do So Many Of Us Need Glasses? « WCCO ...

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Jun 22, 2011 ... According to one study, in the 1970s, 25 percent of Americans were nearsighted. Now, 42 percent are. The Vision Council of America also says ...