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Table 2 Prevalence of eye conditions for resident Singaporeans 40 years and older

From: Future requirements for and supply of ophthalmologists for an aging population in Singapore

Eye condition Base year Projected % change from 2015 to 2040
2010 2015 2020 2025 2030 2035 2040
Cataract 590 000 739 400 900 200 1 054 800 1 186 100 1 283 500 1 345 300 82
DR 92 000 116 500 144 100 172 700 200 300 225 800 248 600 113
Glaucoma 59 200 75 300 93 800 112 600 129 800 143 300 152 100 102
AMD 106 500 125 700 145 700 164 600 180 300 190 700 194 900 55
Myopia 957 000 1 148 100 1 317 900 1 483 700 1 654 800 1 818 600 1 954 900 70
Refractive error 323 600 359 400 385 500 403 500 416 900 428 300 438 600 22
ERM 217 100 276 100 340 900 405 000 461 600 508 200 544 800 97
RVO 12 600 14 300 15 900 17 300 18 700 20 000 21 000 47
Other conditions 73 500 90 500 109 900 131 400 153 900 174 600 190 400 110
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