Eye-Opening Facts

Local Facts About Vision

  • Up to 80% of young people aged 16 to 18 living in urban areas are myopic.  78% of 15 years old are myopic.
  • Global burden estimates that the productivity loss is in China is 65 Billion Us$ per year,  equivalent to 178  million $ per day.
  • About 650M Chinese children have uncorrected refractive error and can be corrected with spectacles, however, only 300M of them wear spectacles.

Global Facts About Vision