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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 1,000s1,834.63,502.39,020.910,817.813,386.3
Age-adjusted comparative prevalence of diabetes, %-7.914.516.217.0
People with undiagnosed diabetes, in 1,000s--3,770.0--
Proportion of people with undiagnosed diabetes, %--41.8--
Impaired glucose tolerance (IGT) estimates (20-79 y)
People with IGT, in 1,000s-3,161.74,323.04,755.25,335.9
Age-adjusted comparative prevalence of IGT, %-
Impaired fasting glucose (IFG) estimates (20-79 y)
People with IFG, in 1,000s--1,024.61,242.31,565.5
Age-adjusted comparative prevalence of IFG, %--
Mortality attributable to diabetes (20-79 y)
Deaths attributable to diabetes-31,931.083,221.4--
Proportion of diabetes-related deaths in people under 60 y, %--4.0--
Type 1 diabetes estimates in children and adolescents
New cases of type 1 diabetes (0-14 y), in 1,000s1.2-2.2--
New cases of type 1 diabetes (0-19 y), in 1,000s--2.8--
Type 1 diabetes (0-14 y), in 1,000s5.4-13.4--
Type 1 diabetes (0-19 y), in 1,000s--25.8--
Hyperglycaemia in pregnancy (HIP) (20-49 y)
Live births affected by HIP--146,558.7--
Prevalence of gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM), %--9.5--
Live births affected by other types of diabetes first detected in pregnancy--19,226.3--
Live births affected by other types of diabetes detected prior to pregnancy--27,770.3--
Diabetes-related health expenditure
Total diabetes-related health expenditure, USD million--9,426.010,516.011,731.3
Total diabetes-related health expenditure, ID million--28,306.631,580.035,229.6
Diabetes-related health expenditure per person, USD-933.01,044.91,165.71,300.5
Diabetes-related health expenditure per person, ID--3,137.93,500.83,905.3
Total adult population (20-79 y), in 1,000s40,474.047,322.456,658.961,738.968,517.7
Population of children (0-14 y), in 1,000s23,238.0-20,044.3--
Population of children and adolescents (0-19 y), in 1,000s--26,832.1--
Complications of diabetes
  • Nephropathy: 3.4%
  • Retinopathy: 6.2%
  • Neuropathy: 14.9%
  • Coronary artery disease: 12.9%
  • Cerebrovascular disease: 1.5%
  • Peripheral artery disease: 0.7%
  • Heart failure: 2.1%

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