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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 1,000s3,310.412,440.015,733.619,224.123,223.6
Age-adjusted comparative prevalence of diabetes, %-10.18.810.210.9
People with undiagnosed diabetes, in 1,000s--5,025.3--
Proportion of people with undiagnosed diabetes, %--31.9--
Impaired glucose tolerance (IGT) estimates (20-79 y)
People with IGT, in 1,000s-5,354.517,774.920,249.922,468.8
Age-adjusted comparative prevalence of IGT, %-4.310.811.411.7
Impaired fasting glucose (IFG) estimates (20-79 y)
People with IFG, in 1,000s--21,425.624,361.526,930.1
Age-adjusted comparative prevalence of IFG, %--9.910.310.5
Mortality attributable to diabetes (20-79 y)
Deaths attributable to diabetes-121,082.0214,175.0--
Proportion of diabetes-related deaths in people under 60 y, %--2.8--
Type 1 diabetes estimates in children and adolescents
New cases of type 1 diabetes (0-14 y), in 1,000s4.40.17.1--
New cases of type 1 diabetes (0-19 y), in 1,000s--8.9--
Type 1 diabetes (0-14 y), in 1,000s19.9-49.9--
Type 1 diabetes (0-19 y), in 1,000s--92.4--
Hyperglycaemia in pregnancy (HIP) (20-49 y)
Live births affected by HIP--298,237.1--
Prevalence of gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM), %--10.6--
Live births affected by other types of diabetes first detected in pregnancy--18,924.4--
Live births affected by other types of diabetes detected prior to pregnancy--40,325.5--
Diabetes-related health expenditure
Total diabetes-related health expenditure, USD million--42,928.548,308.751,441.2
Total diabetes-related health expenditure, ID million--77,459.787,167.692,819.9
Diabetes-related health expenditure per person, USD-1,038.02,728.53,070.43,269.5
Diabetes-related health expenditure per person, ID--4,923.25,540.25,899.5
Total adult population (20-79 y), in 1,000s102,431.0127,994.8149,916.8161,892.7169,190.2
Population of children (0-14 y), in 1,000s58,042.0-43,762.9--
Population of children and adolescents (0-19 y), in 1,000s--59,701.5--
Complications of diabetes
  • Nephropathy: 6.9%
  • Retinopathy: 5.5%
  • Neuropathy: 11.4%
  • Coronary artery disease: 8.9%
  • Cerebrovascular disease: 2.7%
  • Peripheral artery disease: 0.7%
  • Heart failure: 4.1%

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