Find out the latest facts and figures about the prevalence and impact of deafness, hearing loss and tinnitus in the UK.
Key statistics on prevalence
Figures and statements on the prevalence of deafness, hearing loss and tinnitus.
Areas of life impacted by deafness, hearing loss and tinnitus
Facts and figures about the impact of deafness, hearing loss and tinnitus on social inclusion, employment, health and medical research.
For information on how deafness and hearing loss impact access to work, experiences at work, economic impact and the benefits of employing people who are deaf or have hearing loss.
For information on health, including dementia, mental health and health inequality. Information is also here about access to healthcare, including audiology, and the RNID hearing check.
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