Saturday, June 07, 2008

Prevalence of Osteoporosis by Race and Ethnicity, age 50+

I was researching osteoporosis and extracted data for prevalence of osteoporosis by race and ethnicity for people aged 50+.

Statistics were taken from the National Osteoporosis foundation (NOF). Data visualization being used is via The chart below shows who are affected and who are at greatest risk. When compared with other ethnic/racial groups, risk appears to be increasing most rapidly among Hispanic women.

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