Inflammatory Bowel Disease Audit, Crohn’s & Colitis Australia statistics.
- In Australia, 60% of IBD patients are aged under 40
- More than 80,000 Australians (6,000 in SA) are currently living with IBD
- Hospital costs associated with IBD are estimated to be more than $100 million, productivity costs $380 million and total indirect costs at more than $2.7 billion
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