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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 1,000s5,654.37,291.919,465.123,328.028,569.9
Age-adjusted comparative prevalence of diabetes, %-5.110.611.311.7
People with undiagnosed diabetes, in 1,000s--14,341.9--
Proportion of people with undiagnosed diabetes, %--73.7--
Impaired glucose tolerance (IGT) estimates (20-79 y)
People with IGT, in 1,000s-12,190.229,611.932,245.234,623.1
Age-adjusted comparative prevalence of IGT, %-8.217.618.118.3
Impaired fasting glucose (IFG) estimates (20-79 y)
People with IFG, in 1,000s--4,009.14,749.95,699.2
Age-adjusted comparative prevalence of IFG, %--
Mortality attributable to diabetes (20-79 y)
Deaths attributable to diabetes-149,872.0236,711.1--
Proportion of diabetes-related deaths in people under 60 y, %--6.5--
Type 1 diabetes estimates in children and adolescents
New cases of type 1 diabetes (0-14 y), in 1,000s1.5-0.7--
New cases of type 1 diabetes (0-19 y), in 1,000s--0.9--
Type 1 diabetes (0-14 y), in 1,000s5.9-4.7--
Type 1 diabetes (0-19 y), in 1,000s--8.6--
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--6,302.47,212.98,403.9
Total diabetes-related health expenditure, ID million--21,171.324,229.928,230.8
Diabetes-related health expenditure per person, USD-80.0323.8370.6431.7
Diabetes-related health expenditure per person, ID--1,087.71,244.81,450.3
Total adult population (20-79 y), in 1,000s124,758.0154,277.6179,720.5202,250.8228,927.1
Population of children (0-14 y), in 1,000s72,754.0-70,807.2--
Population of children and adolescents (0-19 y), in 1,000s--94,061.5--
Complications of diabetes
  • Nephropathy: 7.7%
  • Retinopathy: 2.7%
  • Neuropathy: 17.6%
  • Coronary artery disease: 5.4%
  • Cerebrovascular disease: 5.4%
  • Peripheral artery disease: 0.5%
  • Heart failure: 5.0%

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