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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 1,000s1,656.83,237.63,942.94,184.94,225.7
Age-adjusted comparative prevalence of diabetes, %-
People with undiagnosed diabetes, in 1,000s--1,098.6--
Proportion of people with undiagnosed diabetes, %--27.9--
Impaired glucose tolerance (IGT) estimates (20-79 y)
People with IGT, in 1,000s-4,167.44,828.64,949.74,925.9
Age-adjusted comparative prevalence of IGT, %-
Impaired fasting glucose (IFG) estimates (20-79 y)
People with IFG, in 1,000s--2,728.62,825.62,803.7
Age-adjusted comparative prevalence of IFG, %--
Mortality attributable to diabetes (20-79 y)
Deaths attributable to diabetes-21,782.087,434.0--
Proportion of diabetes-related deaths in people under 60 y, %--1.5--
Type 1 diabetes estimates in children and adolescents
New cases of type 1 diabetes (0-14 y), in 1,000s1.00.12.2--
New cases of type 1 diabetes (0-19 y), in 1,000s--2.7--
Type 1 diabetes (0-14 y), in 1,000s6.0-14.7--
Type 1 diabetes (0-19 y), in 1,000s--27.1--
Hyperglycaemia in pregnancy (HIP) (20-49 y)
Live births affected by HIP--78,290.9--
Prevalence of gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM), %--8.8--
Live births affected by other types of diabetes first detected in pregnancy--1,522.4--
Live births affected by other types of diabetes detected prior to pregnancy--3,956.8--
Diabetes-related health expenditure
Total diabetes-related health expenditure, USD million--22,711.622,882.622,127.0
Total diabetes-related health expenditure, ID million--25,425.225,616.624,770.7
Diabetes-related health expenditure per person, USD-5,632.05,760.15,803.55,611.9
Diabetes-related health expenditure per person, ID--6,448.46,496.96,282.4
Total adult population (20-79 y), in 1,000s41,927.044,329.046,024.046,754.046,083.8
Population of children (0-14 y), in 1,000s11,805.0-11,444.5--
Population of children and adolescents (0-19 y), in 1,000s--15,354.1--
Complications of diabetes
  • Nephropathy: 2.7%
  • Retinopathy: 2.7%
  • Neuropathy: 7.5%
  • Coronary artery disease: 14.8%
  • Cerebrovascular disease: 5.6%
  • Peripheral artery disease: 9.2%
  • Heart failure: 5.2%

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