Alzheimer's Association: 2020 Facts & Figures

Charity Name
Alzheimer's Association

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11234
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More than 5 million Americans are living with Alzheimer's.

Alzheimer's is the 6th leading cause of death in the United States.

1 in 3 seniors dies with Alzheimer's or another dementia.

16 million Americans provide unpaid care for people with Alzheimer's or other dementia.

In 2020, these caregivers will provide an estimated 18.6 billion hours of care valued at $244 billion.

50% of primary care physicians believe the medical profession is not ready for the growing number of people with Alzheimer's or other dementia.

Share the facts and join the fight at alz.org/facts.

Alzheimer's Association