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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 1,000s2,018.32,840.15,141.35,576.05,647.6
Age-adjusted comparative prevalence of diabetes, %-6.310.311.812.7
People with undiagnosed diabetes, in 1,000s--1,557.8--
Proportion of people with undiagnosed diabetes, %--30.3--
Impaired glucose tolerance (IGT) estimates (20-79 y)
People with IGT, in 1,000s-2,747.02,600.82,684.52,657.9
Age-adjusted comparative prevalence of IGT, %-
Impaired fasting glucose (IFG) estimates (20-79 y)
People with IFG, in 1,000s--1,231.41,280.11,170.4
Age-adjusted comparative prevalence of IFG, %--
Mortality attributable to diabetes (20-79 y)
Deaths attributable to diabetes-19,518.081,717.0--
Proportion of diabetes-related deaths in people under 60 y, %--1.7--
Type 1 diabetes estimates in children and adolescents
New cases of type 1 diabetes (0-14 y), in 1,000s0.90.11.3--
New cases of type 1 diabetes (0-19 y), in 1,000s--1.6--
Type 1 diabetes (0-14 y), in 1,000s5.5-9.7--
Type 1 diabetes (0-19 y), in 1,000s--17.2--
Hyperglycaemia in pregnancy (HIP) (20-49 y)
Live births affected by HIP--145,774.0--
Prevalence of gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM), %--32.8--
Live births affected by other types of diabetes first detected in pregnancy--1,415.7--
Live births affected by other types of diabetes detected prior to pregnancy--3,256.5--
Diabetes-related health expenditure
Total diabetes-related health expenditure, USD million--15,453.615,625.314,169.2
Total diabetes-related health expenditure, ID million--20,198.520,423.018,519.7
Diabetes-related health expenditure per person, USD-3,319.03,005.83,039.22,756.0
Diabetes-related health expenditure per person, ID--3,928.73,972.33,602.2
Total adult population (20-79 y), in 1,000s29,899.034,895.634,841.334,817.532,130.1
Population of children (0-14 y), in 1,000s7,133.0-6,645.6--
Population of children and adolescents (0-19 y), in 1,000s--8,933.7--
Complications of diabetes
  • Nephropathy: 10.2%
  • Retinopathy: 2.2%
  • Neuropathy: 6.2%
  • Coronary artery disease: 8.4%
  • Cerebrovascular disease: 3.6%
  • Peripheral artery disease: 3.1%
  • Heart failure: 3.1%

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