Epilepsy in Numbers
- 65 million people around the world have epilepsy.
- More than 12 million people in India have epilepsy.
- 1 out of 26 people will develop epilepsy at some point in their lifetime.
- 1 out of 10 people will have a seizure once in their lifetime.
- 70 out 100 persons with epilepsy can lead a seizure free life with proper treatment and medication.
- 70 out 100 persons with epilepsy in India do not access to treatment or cannot afford the medicines.