Estimated prevalence of macular degeneration

No. of
People
Year
National Average 2012 2030
7,276 12,015
  • Federal Electorate: Lingiari
  • State / Territory: NT
  • 2012 rank: 150/150
  • 2030 rank: 150/150
  • Growth rank: 26/150
Key message:

Over one million people in Australia have some evidence of macular degeneration, including many people in this electorate. In the absence of effective prevention and treatment measures, this number will increase to over 1.7 million people in Australia by 2030.

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