Alzheimer’s disease is a global epidemic.
Worldwide, 55 million people are living with dementia.
The annual global cost of dementia is $1.3 trillion in U.S. dollars.
The number of people living with dementia worldwide is set to skyrocket to 78 million by 2030.
Alzheimer's kills more than breast cancer and prostate cancer combined.
More than 6 million Americans are living with Alzheimer's.
More than 11 million family and friends provide care to people with Alzheimer's and other dementias in the United States.
1 in 3 seniors dies with Alzheimer's or another dementia.
In 2021, caregivers of people living with Alzheimer's disease or other dementias provided more than 16 billion hours of unpaid care, a contribution to the nation valued at nearly $272 billion.
In 2022, Alzhiemer's disease will cost the United States $321 billion. By 2050, these costs are expected to reach nearly $1 trillion.