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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 1,000s4,387.310,293.714,123.217,062.721,181.9
Age-adjusted comparative prevalence of diabetes, %14.215.616.918.318.9
People with undiagnosed diabetes, in 1,000s--6,710.2--
Proportion of people with undiagnosed diabetes, %--47.5--
Impaired glucose tolerance (IGT) estimates (20-79 y)
People with IGT, in 1,000s-7,071.910,655.212,763.515,770.2
Age-adjusted comparative prevalence of IGT, %-10.612.413.313.9
Impaired fasting glucose (IFG) estimates (20-79 y)
People with IFG, in 1,000s--7,536.38,832.310,476.9
Age-adjusted comparative prevalence of IFG, %--
Mortality attributable to diabetes (20-79 y)
Deaths attributable to diabetes-71,087.0184,384.0--
Proportion of diabetes-related deaths in people under 60 y, %--9.9--
Type 1 diabetes estimates in children and adolescents
New cases of type 1 diabetes (0-14 y), in 1,000s0.20.01.1--
New cases of type 1 diabetes (0-19 y), in 1,000s--2.5--
Type 1 diabetes (0-14 y), in 1,000s1.2-5.1--
Type 1 diabetes (0-19 y), in 1,000s--14.0--
Hyperglycaemia in pregnancy (HIP) (20-49 y)
Live births affected by HIP--253,054.0--
Prevalence of gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM), %--13.3--
Live births affected by other types of diabetes first detected in pregnancy--28,754.3--
Live births affected by other types of diabetes detected prior to pregnancy--31,947.1--
Diabetes-related health expenditure
Total diabetes-related health expenditure, USD million--19,946.822,549.925,490.3
Total diabetes-related health expenditure, ID million--40,920.246,260.352,292.4
Diabetes-related health expenditure per person, USD-815.01,412.31,596.71,804.9
Diabetes-related health expenditure per person, ID--2,897.43,275.53,702.6
Total adult population (20-79 y), in 1,000s55,174.069,324.083,741.695,133.3108,490.6
Population of children (0-14 y), in 1,000s37,646.0-33,200.4--
Population of children and adolescents (0-19 y), in 1,000s--44,403.8--
Complications of diabetes
  • Nephropathy: 2.6%
  • Retinopathy: 3.5%
  • Neuropathy: 13.6%
  • Coronary artery disease: 4.8%
  • Cerebrovascular disease: 1.8%
  • Peripheral artery disease: 0.2%
  • Heart failure: 4.0%

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