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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 1,000s176.3629.6869.41,016.01,163.5
Age-adjusted comparative prevalence of diabetes, %-9.59.610.310.5
People with undiagnosed diabetes, in 1,000s--349.9--
Proportion of people with undiagnosed diabetes, %--40.2--
Impaired glucose tolerance (IGT) estimates (20-79 y)
People with IGT, in 1,000s-504.0718.9788.6848.5
Age-adjusted comparative prevalence of IGT, %-7.410.010.310.4
Impaired fasting glucose (IFG) estimates (20-79 y)
People with IFG, in 1,000s--893.11,023.21,188.4
Age-adjusted comparative prevalence of IFG, %--9.810.110.4
Mortality attributable to diabetes (20-79 y)
Deaths attributable to diabetes-3,741.06,868.1--
Proportion of diabetes-related deaths in people under 60 y, %--4.1--
Type 1 diabetes estimates in children and adolescents
New cases of type 1 diabetes (0-14 y), in 1,000s0.20.10.2--
New cases of type 1 diabetes (0-19 y), in 1,000s--0.3--
Type 1 diabetes (0-14 y), in 1,000s0.9-1.2--
Type 1 diabetes (0-19 y), in 1,000s--2.2--
Hyperglycaemia in pregnancy (HIP) (20-49 y)
Live births affected by HIP-----
Prevalence of gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM), %-----
Live births affected by other types of diabetes first detected in pregnancy-----
Live births affected by other types of diabetes detected prior to pregnancy-----
Diabetes-related health expenditure
Total diabetes-related health expenditure, USD million--536.0604.7630.9
Total diabetes-related health expenditure, ID million--1,943.92,193.02,288.2
Diabetes-related health expenditure per person, USD-362.0616.5695.5725.7
Diabetes-related health expenditure per person, ID--2,235.92,522.42,631.8
Total adult population (20-79 y), in 1,000s5,555.07,084.38,046.48,750.49,769.9
Population of children (0-14 y), in 1,000s3,506.0-2,890.9--
Population of children and adolescents (0-19 y), in 1,000s--3,682.1--
Complications of diabetes
  • Nephropathy: 12.1%
  • Retinopathy: 2.8%
  • Neuropathy: 6.5%
  • Coronary artery disease: 6.1%
  • Cerebrovascular disease: 2.8%
  • Peripheral artery disease: 0.0%
  • Heart failure: 0.0%

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