We are all the Same Inside

Hearing Loss or Deafness By: Fernando & Corey

5 Key Facts

  • 20% of adults in the U.S. (48 million) report some degrees of hearing loss
  • About 2-3 of every 1,000 children are hard of hearing or deaf
  • At age 65, one out of three people has a hearing loss
  • Degrees of hearing loss: Mild, Moderate, Severe, Profound
  • 60% of people with hearing loss are either in a work force or in educational settings
  • Link: http://www.hearingloss.org/content/basic-facts-about-hearing-loss