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Data last updated08 November 2021


Diabetes report 2000 — 2045
At a glance 20002011202120302045
Diabetes estimates (20-79 y)
People with diabetes, in 1,000s7,113.210,674.311,005.010,542.710,117.9
Age-adjusted comparative prevalence of diabetes, %-
People with undiagnosed diabetes, in 1,000s--5,007.3--
Proportion of people with undiagnosed diabetes, %--45.5--
Impaired glucose tolerance (IGT) estimates (20-79 y)
People with IGT, in 1,000s-13,638.212,043.011,404.210,446.2
Age-adjusted comparative prevalence of IGT, %-11.59.410.410.9
Impaired fasting glucose (IFG) estimates (20-79 y)
People with IFG, in 1,000s--5,567.95,174.34,557.6
Age-adjusted comparative prevalence of IFG, %--
Mortality attributable to diabetes (20-79 y)
Deaths attributable to diabetes-81,446.0245,010.0--
Proportion of diabetes-related deaths in people under 60 y, %--1.4--
Type 1 diabetes estimates in children and adolescents
New cases of type 1 diabetes (0-14 y), in 1,000s0.40.00.3--
New cases of type 1 diabetes (0-19 y), in 1,000s--0.5--
Type 1 diabetes (0-14 y), in 1,000s2.8-2.2--
Type 1 diabetes (0-19 y), in 1,000s--4.5--
Hyperglycaemia in pregnancy (HIP) (20-49 y)
Live births affected by HIP--49,642.4--
Prevalence of gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM), %--4.3--
Live births affected by other types of diabetes first detected in pregnancy--1,538.6--
Live births affected by other types of diabetes detected prior to pregnancy--1,843.0--
Diabetes-related health expenditure
Total diabetes-related health expenditure, USD million--35,648.532,889.729,427.4
Total diabetes-related health expenditure, ID million--37,629.534,717.431,062.7
Diabetes-related health expenditure per person, USD-3,266.03,239.32,988.62,674.0
Diabetes-related health expenditure per person, ID--3,419.33,154.72,822.6
Total adult population (20-79 y), in 1,000s95,849.095,340.693,187.486,423.876,932.9
Population of children (0-14 y), in 1,000s21,880.0-15,502.8--
Population of children and adolescents (0-19 y), in 1,000s--21,173.8--
Complications of diabetes
  • Nephropathy: 13.9%
  • Retinopathy: 7.9%
  • Neuropathy: 10.3%
  • Coronary artery disease: 4.5%
  • Cerebrovascular disease: 5.7%
  • Peripheral artery disease: 0.8%
  • Heart failure: 2.0%

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