PAIN FACTS AUSTRALIA
of people living with chronic pain also experience depression and anxiety.
Projected prevalence of chronic pain by 2050.
of all GP presentations in Australia involve chronic pain.
will receive multidisciplinary care.
of GP consultations where pain is managed result in referrals to pain specialists.
4 in 5
people with chronic pain aged 20-24 report interference in daily life from their pain. The impact on personal life for those experiencing pain is highest in young adults.