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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 1,000s123.9527.9396.1469.0593.6
Age-adjusted comparative prevalence of diabetes, %-
People with undiagnosed diabetes, in 1,000s--159.4--
Proportion of people with undiagnosed diabetes, %--40.2--
Impaired glucose tolerance (IGT) estimates (20-79 y)
People with IGT, in 1,000s-206.2327.2333.9365.7
Age-adjusted comparative prevalence of IGT, %-7.510.010.310.4
Impaired fasting glucose (IFG) estimates (20-79 y)
People with IFG, in 1,000s--523.7542.4611.8
Age-adjusted comparative prevalence of IFG, %--9.810.110.4
Mortality attributable to diabetes (20-79 y)
Deaths attributable to diabetes-4,525.05,491.9--
Proportion of diabetes-related deaths in people under 60 y, %--2.9--
Type 1 diabetes estimates in children and adolescents
New cases of type 1 diabetes (0-14 y), in 1,000s0.1-0.1--
New cases of type 1 diabetes (0-19 y), in 1,000s--0.1--
Type 1 diabetes (0-14 y), in 1,000s0.3-0.3--
Type 1 diabetes (0-19 y), in 1,000s--0.6--
Hyperglycaemia in pregnancy (HIP) (20-49 y)
Live births affected by HIP-----
Prevalence of gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM), %-----
Live births affected by other types of diabetes first detected in pregnancy-----
Live births affected by other types of diabetes detected prior to pregnancy-----
Diabetes-related health expenditure
Total diabetes-related health expenditure, USD million--764.7807.3921.5
Total diabetes-related health expenditure, ID million--1,209.71,276.91,457.7
Diabetes-related health expenditure per person, USD-767.01,930.82,038.22,326.6
Diabetes-related health expenditure per person, ID--3,054.13,224.03,680.2
Total adult population (20-79 y), in 1,000s1,875.02,788.64,449.44,333.94,649.2
Population of children (0-14 y), in 1,000s1,131.0-1,656.1--
Population of children and adolescents (0-19 y), in 1,000s--2,211.8--
Complications of diabetes
  • Nephropathy: 7.5%
  • Retinopathy: 1.1%
  • Neuropathy: 6.3%
  • Coronary artery disease: 10.3%
  • Cerebrovascular disease: 0.6%
  • Peripheral artery disease: 0.3%
  • Heart failure: 1.1%

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People with diabetes, in 1,000s

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