Diabetes among Indigenous Peoples

Indigenous report front cover with an Indigenous girl

Indigenous Peoples account for 6.2% of the global population, with over 476 million Indigenous People in 90 countries and more than 5,000 distinct groups across the globe. Diabetes disproportionately impacts Indigenous populations.

This report provides a summary of the prevalence of type 2 diabetes among Indigenous Peoples across all age groups

Other resources
  1. Indigenous Peoples infographic
70% of all reviewed studies reported T2D prevalence of over 10% in Indigenous adult populations