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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 1,000s760.91,531.81,806.82,086.02,552.0
Age-adjusted comparative prevalence of diabetes, %-
People with undiagnosed diabetes, in 1,000s-684.2564.3--
Proportion of people with undiagnosed diabetes, %--31.2--
Impaired glucose tolerance (IGT) estimates (20-79 y)
People with IGT, in 1,000s-1,699.13,611.64,058.94,751.8
Age-adjusted comparative prevalence of IGT, %-6.211.812.412.7
Impaired fasting glucose (IFG) estimates (20-79 y)
People with IFG, in 1,000s--4,400.14,963.95,826.8
Age-adjusted comparative prevalence of IFG, %--9.910.310.5
Mortality attributable to diabetes (20-79 y)
Deaths attributable to diabetes-15,049.026,944.0--
Proportion of diabetes-related deaths in people under 60 y, %--1.3--
Type 1 diabetes estimates in children and adolescents
New cases of type 1 diabetes (0-14 y), in 1,000s0.80.10.7--
New cases of type 1 diabetes (0-19 y), in 1,000s--0.9--
Type 1 diabetes (0-14 y), in 1,000s4.3-4.6--
Type 1 diabetes (0-19 y), in 1,000s--8.6--
Hyperglycaemia in pregnancy (HIP) (20-49 y)
Live births affected by HIP--340,889.0--
Prevalence of gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM), %--8.1--
Live births affected by other types of diabetes first detected in pregnancy--12,631.0--
Live births affected by other types of diabetes detected prior to pregnancy--21,441.0--
Diabetes-related health expenditure
Total diabetes-related health expenditure, USD million--2,566.42,860.03,258.1
Total diabetes-related health expenditure, ID million--4,527.25,045.15,747.3
Diabetes-related health expenditure per person, USD-967.01,420.41,582.91,803.2
Diabetes-related health expenditure per person, ID--2,505.62,792.33,180.9
Total adult population (20-79 y), in 1,000s22,831.026,264.829,757.132,708.837,062.9
Population of children (0-14 y), in 1,000s10,628.0-11,069.8--
Population of children and adolescents (0-19 y), in 1,000s--14,620.2--
Complications of diabetes
  • Nephropathy: 3.3%
  • Retinopathy: 4.0%
  • Neuropathy: 3.7%
  • Coronary artery disease: 5.7%
  • Cerebrovascular disease: 3.0%
  • Peripheral artery disease: 2.0%
  • Heart failure: 2.7%

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