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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 1,000s3,384.17,323.410,930.713,744.819,975.3
Age-adjusted comparative prevalence of diabetes, %-16.620.922.623.5
People with undiagnosed diabetes, in 1,000s--6,779.2--
Proportion of people with undiagnosed diabetes, %--62.0--
Impaired glucose tolerance (IGT) estimates (20-79 y)
People with IGT, in 1,000s-3,304.713,023.315,358.621,453.2
Age-adjusted comparative prevalence of IGT, %-7.422.522.121.9
Impaired fasting glucose (IFG) estimates (20-79 y)
People with IFG, in 1,000s--5,365.36,532.99,281.1
Age-adjusted comparative prevalence of IFG, %--9.810.110.4
Mortality attributable to diabetes (20-79 y)
Deaths attributable to diabetes382,465.065,003.0122,684.0--
Proportion of diabetes-related deaths in people under 60 y, %--8.4--
Type 1 diabetes estimates in children and adolescents
New cases of type 1 diabetes (0-14 y), in 1,000s1.90.11.1--
New cases of type 1 diabetes (0-19 y), in 1,000s--1.5--
Type 1 diabetes (0-14 y), in 1,000s7.9-7.2--
Type 1 diabetes (0-19 y), in 1,000s--12.2--
Hyperglycaemia in pregnancy (HIP) (20-49 y)
Live births affected by HIP---3,317.14,481.8
Prevalence of gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM), %-----
Live births affected by other types of diabetes first detected in pregnancy-136.0-303.5410.0
Live births affected by other types of diabetes detected prior to pregnancy---1,484.42,005.6
Diabetes-related health expenditure
Total diabetes-related health expenditure, USD million---3,317.14,481.8
Total diabetes-related health expenditure, ID million---16,225.816,094.8
Diabetes-related health expenditure per person, USD---303.5410.0
Diabetes-related health expenditure per person, ID---1,484.42,005.6
Total adult population (20-79 y), in 1,000s36,388.048,305.259,379.969,928.294,214.4
Population of children (0-14 y), in 1,000s26,732.0-35,268.8--
Population of children and adolescents (0-19 y), in 1,000s--44,084.2--
Complications of diabetes
  • Nephropathy: 1.4%
  • Retinopathy: 2.4%
  • Neuropathy: 19.9%
  • Coronary artery disease: 7.5%
  • Cerebrovascular disease: 1.5%
  • Peripheral artery disease: 1.2%
  • Heart failure: 0.7%

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