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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 1,000s781.31,292.11,491.81,693.01,935.2
Age-adjusted comparative prevalence of diabetes, %-
People with undiagnosed diabetes, in 1,000s-603.5372.9--
Proportion of people with undiagnosed diabetes, %--25.0--
Impaired glucose tolerance (IGT) estimates (20-79 y)
People with IGT, in 1,000s-1,585.81,904.02,129.12,413.8
Age-adjusted comparative prevalence of IGT, %-
Impaired fasting glucose (IFG) estimates (20-79 y)
People with IFG, in 1,000s--1,071.21,161.91,312.8
Age-adjusted comparative prevalence of IFG, %--
Mortality attributable to diabetes (20-79 y)
Deaths attributable to diabetes2,755.07,325.023,226.0--
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 1,000s0.50.21.2--
New cases of type 1 diabetes (0-19 y), in 1,000s--1.5--
Type 1 diabetes (0-14 y), in 1,000s3.4-7.9--
Type 1 diabetes (0-19 y), in 1,000s--14.9--
Hyperglycaemia in pregnancy (HIP) (20-49 y)
Live births affected by HIP--49,737.9--
Prevalence of gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM), %--12.8--
Live births affected by other types of diabetes first detected in pregnancy--1,189.2--
Live births affected by other types of diabetes detected prior to pregnancy--3,567.7--
Diabetes-related health expenditure
Total diabetes-related health expenditure, USD million--8,867.19,588.010,405.7
Total diabetes-related health expenditure, ID million--8,179.98,844.99,599.2
Diabetes-related health expenditure per person, USD-4,878.05,944.06,427.36,975.4
Diabetes-related health expenditure per person, ID--5,483.45,929.16,434.8
Total adult population (20-79 y), in 1,000s13,131.015,947.318,168.819,649.922,013.4
Population of children (0-14 y), in 1,000s4,171.0-4,983.5--
Population of children and adolescents (0-19 y), in 1,000s--6,530.6--
Complications of diabetes
  • Nephropathy: 24.0%
  • Retinopathy: 2.4%
  • Neuropathy: 12.6%
  • Coronary artery disease: 9.6%
  • Cerebrovascular disease: 1.8%
  • Peripheral artery disease: 2.4%
  • Heart failure: 2.4%

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