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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 1,000s32,674.461,258.474,194.792,973.7124,874.7
Age-adjusted comparative prevalence of diabetes, %-9.09.610.410.8
People with undiagnosed diabetes, in 1,000s--39,397.4--
Proportion of people with undiagnosed diabetes, %--53.1--
Impaired glucose tolerance (IGT) estimates (20-79 y)
People with IGT, in 1,000s-20,467.540,143.850,045.465,557.3
Age-adjusted comparative prevalence of IGT, %-
Impaired fasting glucose (IFG) estimates (20-79 y)
People with IFG, in 1,000s--75,123.985,065.395,598.7
Age-adjusted comparative prevalence of IFG, %--
Mortality attributable to diabetes (20-79 y)
Deaths attributable to diabetes-983,203.0647,831.0--
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 1,000s18.1-19.2--
New cases of type 1 diabetes (0-19 y), in 1,000s--24.0--
Type 1 diabetes (0-14 y), in 1,000s66.9-124.6--
Type 1 diabetes (0-19 y), in 1,000s--229.4--
Hyperglycaemia in pregnancy (HIP) (20-49 y)
Live births affected by HIP--6,182,373.9--
Prevalence of gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM), %--29.3--
Live births affected by other types of diabetes first detected in pregnancy--220,541.9--
Live births affected by other types of diabetes detected prior to pregnancy--194,791.2--
Diabetes-related health expenditure
Total diabetes-related health expenditure, USD million--8,485.810,305.512,834.3
Total diabetes-related health expenditure, ID million--32,054.938,928.648,481.1
Diabetes-related health expenditure per person, USD-68.0114.4138.9173.0
Diabetes-related health expenditure per person, ID--432.0524.7653.4
Total adult population (20-79 y), in 1,000s567,714.0737,003.3893,910.01,022,119.21,154,012.2
Population of children (0-14 y), in 1,000s361,182.0-359,208.6--
Population of children and adolescents (0-19 y), in 1,000s--485,464.9--
Complications of diabetes
  • Nephropathy: 5.9%
  • Retinopathy: 0.8%
  • Neuropathy: 10.6%
  • Coronary artery disease: 2.5%
  • Cerebrovascular disease: 0.3%
  • Peripheral artery disease: 0.0%
  • Heart failure: 0.2%

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