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Figure: Behavioral Medication Utilization in Children and Teenagers Ages 5-18 in the U.S. Civilian Noninstitutionalized Population, 2012. Bar chart. total 4.2 Ages 5-11 3.5 ages 12-18 4.7. Source: Center for Financing, Access, and Cost Trends, AHRQ, Household Component of the Medical Expenditure Panel Survey, 2012

For more information, see Statistical Brief #473: Behavioral Medication Utilization in Children and Teenagers Ages 5-18 in the U.S. Civilian Noninstitutionalized Population, 2012 PDF (304 KB) and HTML.


Figure:Expenditures for the Top Five Therapeutic Classes of Outpatient Prescription Drugs, Medicare Beneficiaries, Age 65 and Older, U.S. Civilian Noninstitutionalized Population, 2012. Bar chart. Dollars in billions Metabolic agents $23.0 Cardiovascular agents $13.7 Central nervous system agents $9.7 Respiratory agents $9.0 Gastrointestinal agents $6.0. Source: Center for Financing, Access, and Cost Trends, AHRQ, Household and Pharmacy Components of the Medical Expenditure Panel Survey, 2012

For more information, see Statistical Brief #469: Expenditures for the Top Five Therapeutic Classes of Outpatient Prescription Drugs, Medicare Beneficiaries, Age 65 and Older, U.S. Civilian Noninstitutionalized Population, 2012 PDF (142 KB) and HTML.


Figure:Average expenditures per adult with expenses for the top five most costly conditions, by age, 2012. Bar chart. Expenditures for adults ages 1864 Trauma-related disorders $2,603 Cancer $8,125 Mental disorders $1,727 Heart conditions $4,852 Arthritis & other non-traumatic disorders $1,909 COPD, asthma Not applicable, for Expenditures for elderly adults age 65 and older Trauma-related disorders $4,136 Cancer $3,839 Mental disorders Not applicable Heart conditions $4,088 Arthritis & other non-traumatic disorders $2,043 COPD, asthma $2,779. Source: Center for Financing, Access, and Cost Trends, AHRQ, Household Component of the Medical Expenditure Panel Survey, 2012

For more information, see Statistical Brief #471: Top Five Most Costly Conditions among Adults Age 18 and Older, 2012: Estimates for the U.S. Civilian Noninstitutionalized Population PDF (144 KB) and HTML.

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