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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 1,000s3,125.43,560.44,470.34,699.14,595.4
Age-adjusted comparative prevalence of diabetes, %-
People with undiagnosed diabetes, in 1,000s--1,497.7--
Proportion of people with undiagnosed diabetes, %--33.5--
Impaired glucose tolerance (IGT) estimates (20-79 y)
People with IGT, in 1,000s-4,342.64,907.34,964.44,733.2
Age-adjusted comparative prevalence of IGT, %-
Impaired fasting glucose (IFG) estimates (20-79 y)
People with IFG, in 1,000s--1,625.31,630.31,462.4
Age-adjusted comparative prevalence of IFG, %--
Mortality attributable to diabetes (20-79 y)
Deaths attributable to diabetes-26,111.0172,943.0--
Proportion of diabetes-related deaths in people under 60 y, %--1.8--
Type 1 diabetes estimates in children and adolescents
New cases of type 1 diabetes (0-14 y), in 1,000s0.80.11.3--
New cases of type 1 diabetes (0-19 y), in 1,000s--1.7--
Type 1 diabetes (0-14 y), in 1,000s5.1-7.9--
Type 1 diabetes (0-19 y), in 1,000s--13.7--
Hyperglycaemia in pregnancy (HIP) (20-49 y)
Live births affected by HIP--80,377.1--
Prevalence of gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM), %--14.3--
Live births affected by other types of diabetes first detected in pregnancy--2,491.4--
Live births affected by other types of diabetes detected prior to pregnancy--2,763.6--
Diabetes-related health expenditure
Total diabetes-related health expenditure, USD million--14,666.214,557.213,142.5
Total diabetes-related health expenditure, ID million--17,782.417,650.215,934.9
Diabetes-related health expenditure per person, USD-3,541.03,280.83,256.42,939.9
Diabetes-related health expenditure per person, ID--3,977.93,948.33,564.6
Total adult population (20-79 y), in 1,000s43,910.045,637.145,153.744,411.840,178.6
Population of children (0-14 y), in 1,000s9,161.0-7,718.5--
Population of children and adolescents (0-19 y), in 1,000s--10,610.0--
Complications of diabetes
  • Nephropathy: 12.2%
  • Retinopathy: 6.4%
  • Neuropathy: 11.1%
  • Coronary artery disease: 14.4%
  • Cerebrovascular disease: 3.9%
  • Peripheral artery disease: 2.8%
  • Heart failure: 2.5%

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