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4 million in 2050. The global cost of dementia care in 200 was estimated at US$604 billion, which corresponds approximately to % of global gross domestic product. The large proportion of cost (~70%) was spent on informal, social, and direct medical care. g. g. 7 million new cases occurring every year. 5 million in 2050. Thus, dementia or Alzheimer’s disease has become a global health priority. ; see also colour plate section). The age-specific prevalence of dementia almost doubles every five years after 65.
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