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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 1,000s118.9202.1190.7205.2232.0
Age-adjusted comparative prevalence of diabetes, %-
People with undiagnosed diabetes, in 1,000s--63.9--
Proportion of people with undiagnosed diabetes, %--33.5--
Impaired glucose tolerance (IGT) estimates (20-79 y)
People with IGT, in 1,000s-312.8404.0447.6517.3
Age-adjusted comparative prevalence of IGT, %-
Impaired fasting glucose (IFG) estimates (20-79 y)
People with IFG, in 1,000s--213.7228.6249.5
Age-adjusted comparative prevalence of IFG, %--
Mortality attributable to diabetes (20-79 y)
Deaths attributable to diabetes-1,275.02,788.0--
Proportion of diabetes-related deaths in people under 60 y, %--0.7--
Type 1 diabetes estimates in children and adolescents
New cases of type 1 diabetes (0-14 y), in 1,000s0.20.30.3--
New cases of type 1 diabetes (0-19 y), in 1,000s--0.4--
Type 1 diabetes (0-14 y), in 1,000s1.1-2.0--
Type 1 diabetes (0-19 y), in 1,000s--3.8--
Hyperglycaemia in pregnancy (HIP) (20-49 y)
Live births affected by HIP--19,339.7--
Prevalence of gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM), %--31.2--
Live births affected by other types of diabetes first detected in pregnancy--96.2--
Live births affected by other types of diabetes detected prior to pregnancy--287.4--
Diabetes-related health expenditure
Total diabetes-related health expenditure, USD million--2,129.72,230.42,398.1
Total diabetes-related health expenditure, ID million--1,762.51,845.81,984.6
Diabetes-related health expenditure per person, USD-9,269.011,166.411,694.312,573.7
Diabetes-related health expenditure per person, ID--9,240.99,677.810,405.5
Total adult population (20-79 y), in 1,000s3,127.03,454.73,969.64,235.94,567.7
Population of children (0-14 y), in 1,000s850.0-936.1--
Population of children and adolescents (0-19 y), in 1,000s--1,260.7--
Complications of diabetes
  • Nephropathy: 12.5%
  • Retinopathy: 2.8%
  • Neuropathy: 8.3%
  • Coronary artery disease: 17.2%
  • Cerebrovascular disease: 4.7%
  • Peripheral artery disease: 3.1%
  • Heart failure: 3.1%

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People with diabetes, in 1,000s

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