Hypertension Doubles to More Than 1.1 Billion Worldwide

cardiology-genetics

The number of adults around the world living with hypertension has nearly doubled since 1975, from 594 million to over 1.1 billion in 2015. Data from 1479 population-based studies with more than 19 million men and women aged 18 years or older from 200 countries.

Source: Hypertension Doubles to More Than 1.1 Billion Worldwide

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