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Food Allergy Prevalence in Children Elsevier 2023

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Allergy Rates by Country 2024

  • Percentages were determined by a study of 46,572 children and 44,835 adults, which was published by Elsevier in Nov. 2023.
  • The study was based off data between October 2022 and February 2023
  • The reported data were obtained from adults ages 18 to 65, adolescents ages 12 to 17, and parents of children under the ages of 6 to 11 months old
  • The most prevalent allergens were peanuts, milk/dairy products, and eggs in all countries except China (wherein shrimp is the most prevalent allergen)

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Country
Food Allergy Prevalence in Children Elsevier 2023
Food Allergy Prevalence in Adults Elsevier 2023
China8.71%8.14%
Canada7.35%5.36%
Spain5.23%4.65%
United States4.32%6.3%
United Kingdom4.27%4.63%
Japan3.9%2.1%
France3.61%2.98%
Italy3.04%6.59%
Germany2.35%2.4%

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