DESK REVIEWS | 06.02.06. What is the average number of years people live with dementia?

DESK REVIEW | 06.02.06. What is the average number of years people live with dementia?

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There is no information available on the average life expectancy with dementia in India.

We could not identify data on the average life expectancy of people living with dementia.

There is no information on the average life expectancy with dementia.

This varies with type of dementia and the age of the person when symptoms are noticed; however, on average, the life expectancy is believed to vary between 8 to 10 years from when the first symptoms are observable (The Alzheimer Society of Ireland, 2019).

References:

The Alzheimer Society of Ireland. (2019). What is Dementia and Alzheimer’s? The Alzheimer Society of Ireland. Available from: https://alzheimer.ie/about-dementia/what-is-dementia-and-alzheimers/