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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 1,000s1,557.13,057.52,677.02,810.92,751.6
Age-adjusted comparative prevalence of diabetes, %-
People with undiagnosed diabetes, in 1,000s--1,745.1--
Proportion of people with undiagnosed diabetes, %--65.2--
Impaired glucose tolerance (IGT) estimates (20-79 y)
People with IGT, in 1,000s-5,223.92,446.42,416.92,393.7
Age-adjusted comparative prevalence of IGT, %-
Impaired fasting glucose (IFG) estimates (20-79 y)
People with IFG, in 1,000s--747.7757.9700.8
Age-adjusted comparative prevalence of IFG, %--
Mortality attributable to diabetes (20-79 y)
Deaths attributable to diabetes-29,959.05,330.0--
Proportion of diabetes-related deaths in people under 60 y, %--0.5--
Type 1 diabetes estimates in children and adolescents
New cases of type 1 diabetes (0-14 y), in 1,000s0.60.21.1--
New cases of type 1 diabetes (0-19 y), in 1,000s--1.2--
Type 1 diabetes (0-14 y), in 1,000s2.9-7.2--
Type 1 diabetes (0-19 y), in 1,000s--12.5--
Hyperglycaemia in pregnancy (HIP) (20-49 y)
Live births affected by HIP--39,221.1--
Prevalence of gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM), %--9.7--
Live births affected by other types of diabetes first detected in pregnancy--1,385.1--
Live births affected by other types of diabetes detected prior to pregnancy--739.6--
Diabetes-related health expenditure
Total diabetes-related health expenditure, USD million--2,661.72,637.22,341.0
Total diabetes-related health expenditure, ID million--5,480.75,430.24,820.3
Diabetes-related health expenditure per person, USD-1,143.0994.3985.1874.5
Diabetes-related health expenditure per person, ID--2,047.32,028.51,800.6
Total adult population (20-79 y), in 1,000s27,136.028,917.528,518.027,634.824,980.4
Population of children (0-14 y), in 1,000s9,425.0-5,763.9--
Population of children and adolescents (0-19 y), in 1,000s--7,520.0--
Complications of diabetes
  • Nephropathy: 6.8%
  • Retinopathy: 2.8%
  • Neuropathy: 4.9%
  • Coronary artery disease: 19.1%
  • Cerebrovascular disease: 6.2%
  • Peripheral artery disease: 1.5%
  • Heart failure: 8.3%

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