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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 1,000s946.92,609.33,443.64,060.35,014.2
Age-adjusted comparative prevalence of diabetes, %-
People with undiagnosed diabetes, in 1,000s--1,241.4--
Proportion of people with undiagnosed diabetes, %--36.0--
Impaired glucose tolerance (IGT) estimates (20-79 y)
People with IGT, in 1,000s-1,633.84,019.74,611.55,295.9
Age-adjusted comparative prevalence of IGT, %-5.910.811.411.7
Impaired fasting glucose (IFG) estimates (20-79 y)
People with IFG, in 1,000s--4,678.35,391.26,235.0
Age-adjusted comparative prevalence of IFG, %--9.910.310.5
Mortality attributable to diabetes (20-79 y)
Deaths attributable to diabetes-19,572.035,562.0--
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 1,000s0.2-0.3--
New cases of type 1 diabetes (0-19 y), in 1,000s--0.3--
Type 1 diabetes (0-14 y), in 1,000s2.3-1.7--
Type 1 diabetes (0-19 y), in 1,000s--3.2--
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--6,104.86,795.47,374.3
Total diabetes-related health expenditure, ID million--13,745.315,300.316,603.6
Diabetes-related health expenditure per person, USD-480.01,772.81,973.32,141.4
Diabetes-related health expenditure per person, ID--3,991.54,443.14,821.6
Total adult population (20-79 y), in 1,000s23,967.028,724.034,882.837,913.340,714.0
Population of children (0-14 y), in 1,000s12,844.0-11,220.5--
Population of children and adolescents (0-19 y), in 1,000s--15,391.1--
Complications of diabetes
  • Nephropathy: 12.6%
  • Retinopathy: 6.8%
  • Neuropathy: 7.3%
  • Coronary artery disease: 14.6%
  • Cerebrovascular disease: 3.4%
  • Peripheral artery disease: 0.5%
  • Heart failure: 1.0%

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