ENDO FACTS

Endometriosis affects   1 in 9   women

= Approx. 200 million worldwide
There are currently over   800 000   Endo Warriors in Australia
Click on each state for more information*
The following information is based on 2018 data.

You can only be accurately diagnosed through surgical

intervention.

It can take on average   7 to 10  years for those living with Endometriosis to be diagnosed.

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Symptoms such as pain, cramping, bloating, fatigue and nausea cost Endo Warriors time, money and quality of life.  

Relationships

Exercise

Work

Child Care

School

Endometriosis costs on average  $30 000  

per Endo Warrior per year.

 Lost Work 

Productivity

Direct Health Care Costs

This does not include the cost to the Australian Health System.

In turn, Endometriosis costs Australia  over $9.7 Billion  annually.

   GET INVOLVED  

Please consider making a donation to Endometriosis Australia. Endometriosis Australia endeavours to increase recognition of endometriosis, provide endometriosis education programs, and help fund endometriosis research.

Learn more about us here.

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If you are currently living with endometriosis, consider checking out our research notice board.

If you are looking to start your own research project, apply for a research grant here. 

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*The amounts shown are an approximation based on research conducted in 2018.

*Endometriosis Australia acknowledges individuals in the transgender community and people who are non-binary and living with endometriosis who may not identify as women

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