6 in 10
adults in the U.S. have a chronic disease

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Additional Information: Four in 10 adults have two or more chronic diseases.
Reference: For more information, read the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention analysis, "About Chronic Diseases." "About Chronic Diseases."

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