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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 1,000s1,245.52,716.12,974.03,288.23,468.5
Age-adjusted comparative prevalence of diabetes, %-
People with undiagnosed diabetes, in 1,000s--1,123.3--
Proportion of people with undiagnosed diabetes, %--37.8--
Impaired glucose tolerance (IGT) estimates (20-79 y)
People with IGT, in 1,000s-3,066.43,710.14,040.44,273.8
Age-adjusted comparative prevalence of IGT, %-10.610.911.912.4
Impaired fasting glucose (IFG) estimates (20-79 y)
People with IFG, in 1,000s--2,484.02,625.42,807.5
Age-adjusted comparative prevalence of IFG, %--
Mortality attributable to diabetes (20-79 y)
Deaths attributable to diabetes-17,638.053,046.0--
Proportion of diabetes-related deaths in people under 60 y, %--2.0--
Type 1 diabetes estimates in children and adolescents
New cases of type 1 diabetes (0-14 y), in 1,000s1.30.22.3--
New cases of type 1 diabetes (0-19 y), in 1,000s--3.6--
Type 1 diabetes (0-14 y), in 1,000s8.0-10.3--
Type 1 diabetes (0-19 y), in 1,000s--19.8--
Hyperglycaemia in pregnancy (HIP) (20-49 y)
Live births affected by HIP--61,821.3--
Prevalence of gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM), %--14.8--
Live births affected by other types of diabetes first detected in pregnancy--2,305.4--
Live births affected by other types of diabetes detected prior to pregnancy--3,798.3--
Diabetes-related health expenditure
Total diabetes-related health expenditure, USD million--14,284.114,905.915,259.4
Total diabetes-related health expenditure, ID million--14,870.615,517.915,885.9
Diabetes-related health expenditure per person, USD-5,106.04,802.95,012.05,130.8
Diabetes-related health expenditure per person, ID--5,000.15,217.85,341.5
Total adult population (20-79 y), in 1,000s21,389.025,140.928,352.330,071.131,715.7
Population of children (0-14 y), in 1,000s6,454.0-5,995.7--
Population of children and adolescents (0-19 y), in 1,000s--7,999.8--
Complications of diabetes
  • Nephropathy: 8.0%
  • Retinopathy: 0.5%
  • Neuropathy: 6.5%
  • Coronary artery disease: 8.5%
  • Cerebrovascular disease: 0.5%
  • Peripheral artery disease: 1.0%
  • Heart failure: 1.8%

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