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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 1,000s415.9881.6857.0910.4894.7
Age-adjusted comparative prevalence of diabetes, %-
People with undiagnosed diabetes, in 1,000s--287.1--
Proportion of people with undiagnosed diabetes, %--33.5--
Impaired glucose tolerance (IGT) estimates (20-79 y)
People with IGT, in 1,000s-1,143.32,478.62,515.92,442.5
Age-adjusted comparative prevalence of IGT, %-7.515.816.917.7
Impaired fasting glucose (IFG) estimates (20-79 y)
People with IFG, in 1,000s--749.8769.4743.2
Age-adjusted comparative prevalence of IFG, %--
Mortality attributable to diabetes (20-79 y)
Deaths attributable to diabetes-7,054.021,213.0--
Proportion of diabetes-related deaths in people under 60 y, %--1.0--
Type 1 diabetes estimates in children and adolescents
New cases of type 1 diabetes (0-14 y), in 1,000s0.40.20.6--
New cases of type 1 diabetes (0-19 y), in 1,000s--0.7--
Type 1 diabetes (0-14 y), in 1,000s2.4-3.2--
Type 1 diabetes (0-19 y), in 1,000s--6.4--
Hyperglycaemia in pregnancy (HIP) (20-49 y)
Live births affected by HIP--54,369.2--
Prevalence of gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM), %--28.2--
Live births affected by other types of diabetes first detected in pregnancy--438.3--
Live births affected by other types of diabetes detected prior to pregnancy--949.8--
Diabetes-related health expenditure
Total diabetes-related health expenditure, USD million--5,523.15,481.15,129.2
Total diabetes-related health expenditure, ID million--5,864.55,819.95,446.3
Diabetes-related health expenditure per person, USD-6,119.06,444.96,395.95,985.3
Diabetes-related health expenditure per person, ID--6,843.26,791.26,355.3
Total adult population (20-79 y), in 1,000s11,494.012,059.212,631.912,671.312,085.0
Population of children (0-14 y), in 1,000s2,932.0-2,669.6--
Population of children and adolescents (0-19 y), in 1,000s--3,678.2--
Complications of diabetes
  • Nephropathy: 13.6%
  • Retinopathy: 6.8%
  • Neuropathy: 8.0%
  • Coronary artery disease: 14.2%
  • Cerebrovascular disease: 5.6%
  • Peripheral artery disease: 0.6%
  • Heart failure: 3.1%

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