• The number of total prevalent cases of MCI across the countries under study will increase by 46%, from 2.8 million in 2016 to 4.1 million in 2026.
  • Among the countries considered in this analysis, the total prevalence of MCI is highest in Argentina, at 174 per 1,000 aged 65 or over in 2016.

Table of contents

  • Mild Cognitive Impairment - Epidemiology - Americas Data
    • Introduction
      • Key Findings
        • Overview
          • Total Prevalence of Mild Cognitive Impairment per 1,000 Among People Aged 65 or Older in 2016 and 2026
          • Relative Sizes of the Contributing Factors to the Trend in Total Prevalent Cases of Mild Cognitive Impairment over the Next Ten Years
          • Total Prevalent Cases of Mild Cognitive Impairment by Subtype
          • Total Prevalent Cases of Mild Cognitive Impairment by Subtype
      • Epidemiology Data
      • Methods
        • Total Prevalence
        • Subtype - Amnestic/Non-Amnestic
      • Reference Materials
        • Literature Review
          • Studies Included in the Analysis of Mild Cognitive Impairment
          • Studies Excluded from the Analysis of Mild Cognitive Impairment
        • Risk/Protective Factors
          • Risk/Protective Factors for Mild Cognitive Impairment
        • Bibliography

      Author(s): Nishant Kumar, MPH

      Nishant is a senior epidemiologist and head of oncology within the epidemiology team at Decision Resources Group. He also covers some CNS diseases, including Alzheimer’s disease and dementia. His key interests are developing interactive patient flows, and modelling disease progression to forecast commercially relevant drug-treatable incident and prevalent populations. Nishant also spends a lot of time collaborating with clients to help answer more specific questions through custom work and consulting projects.

      His qualifications include an MSc in Public Health with specialization in epidemiology and statistics from King’s College London, and a BSc in Medical Studies from the University of Birmingham.