Infertility

 

Incidence / Prevalence

Incidence :

  • Incidence of infertility refers to the annual diagnosis rate of new cases of infertility

Incidence of Types of Infertility :-

  • Male infertility – at least 2 million annual cases [based on ASRM]
  • Female infertility – at least 2 million annual cases [based on ASRM]
Prevalence – the measure of a condition in a population at a given point time.

Prevalence of infertility :

  • 9% of reproductive age [based on ASRM]

Prevalence rate :

  • Approximately 1 in 44.