Deafness and hearing loss

Deafness and hearing loss

April 06,2020

Over 5% of the world’s population – or 466 million people – has disabling hearing loss (432 million adults and 34 million children). It is estimated that by 2050 over 900 million people – or one in every ten people – will have disabling hearing loss.

https://www.who.int/news-room/fact-sheets/detail/deafness-and-hearing-loss

world health organization