References: Advancing Research For Chronic Pain Act 

Below are links to sources for key information in our one-pager on the Advancing Research For Chronic Pain Act.


  • 51.6 million Americans, or 20.9% of U.S. adults, experience chronic pain, according to a 2023 CDC report. Of that number, 17.1 million experience high-impact chronic pain that interferes with the ability to function on a daily basis. – cdc.gov/mmwr/volumes/72/wr/pdfs/mm7215-H.pdf