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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 1,000s890.5557.4791.4799.2827.9
Age-adjusted comparative prevalence of diabetes, %
People with undiagnosed diabetes, in 1,000s--265.1--
Proportion of people with undiagnosed diabetes, %--33.5--
Impaired glucose tolerance (IGT) estimates (20-79 y)
People with IGT, in 1,000s-718.5251.6249.0228.1
Age-adjusted comparative prevalence of IGT, %-
Impaired fasting glucose (IFG) estimates (20-79 y)
People with IFG, in 1,000s--216.5217.6210.1
Age-adjusted comparative prevalence of IFG, %--
Mortality attributable to diabetes (20-79 y)
Deaths attributable to diabetes-5,889.01,146.0--
Proportion of diabetes-related deaths in people under 60 y, %--0.4--
Type 1 diabetes estimates in children and adolescents
New cases of type 1 diabetes (0-14 y), in 1,000s0.2-0.4--
New cases of type 1 diabetes (0-19 y), in 1,000s--0.5--
Type 1 diabetes (0-14 y), in 1,000s0.9-2.4--
Type 1 diabetes (0-19 y), in 1,000s--4.3--
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--1,723.21,677.11,622.6
Total diabetes-related health expenditure, ID million--2,967.62,888.12,794.2
Diabetes-related health expenditure per person, USD-1,690.02,177.52,119.22,050.3
Diabetes-related health expenditure per person, ID--3,749.93,649.43,530.8
Total adult population (20-79 y), in 1,000s7,624.08,049.58,058.77,894.87,703.6
Population of children (0-14 y), in 1,000s1,955.0-1,695.8--
Population of children and adolescents (0-19 y), in 1,000s--2,203.0--
Complications of diabetes
  • Nephropathy: 16.1%
  • Retinopathy: 3.1%
  • Neuropathy: 7.3%
  • Coronary artery disease: 13.0%
  • Cerebrovascular disease: 5.3%
  • Peripheral artery disease: 4.2%
  • Heart failure: 7.3%

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