QuickStats: Percentage of Persons Aged >18 Years Reporting Severe Headache or Migraine During the Preceding 3 Months, by Sex and Age Group --- United States, 2004
In 2004, the percentage of adults who experienced a severe headache or migraine during the preceding 3 months decreased with age, from 18% among persons aged 18--44 years to 6% among persons aged >75 years. In every age group, the proportion of women who experienced severe headache or migraine was greater than that of men.
SOURCE: 2004 National Health Interview Survey. Available at http://www.cdc.gov/nchs/nhis.htm.
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