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How many people in the world suffer from depression?

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Wiki User
05/04/2008

Statistics of American depression is 9 million people and rising. 340 million people in the world suffer from depression and rising. 1 in 4 women will suffer from depression 1 in 10 men will suffer from depression (this statistic is not absolutely correct because more women are apt to see their doctor for depression than men do.) Depression strikes all races, rich and poor.