An estimated 231 million people in the united states are diagnosed with diabetes at a cost of more than 245 billion per year. Seventeen million people in the united states have diabetes.
Diabetes is one of the most common and costly chronic diseases.
Diabetes united states. Key to the increasing prevalence of diabetes is the rapid growth of the disease in high risk populations such as african americans native americans latinos and asian americans. The two most common forms of diabetes are type 1 and type 2. About one in four people with diabetes dont know they have the disease.
In the united states diabetes cost nearly us245 billion in 2012. Type 1 diabetes results from the autoimmune destruction of the pancreass beta cells which produce insulin. Is a periodic publication of the centers for disease control and prevention cdc that provides updated statistics about diabetes in the united states for a scientific audience.
Adults have been diagnosed with diabetes 1. Diabetes affects over 9 percent of the population in the us and 90 to 95 percent of people with diabetes have type 2. The global economic cost of diabetes related health expenditure in 2017 was estimated at us727 billion.
Currently 23 million us. Diabetes at least doubles a persons risk of early death. Nine of the 10 states with the highest type 2 diabetes rates are in the south.
A record high number of americans40 or more than 100. Type 2 diabetes is a major health concern in the united states and globally. National diabetes statistics report.
It includes information on prevalence and incidence of diabetes prediabetes risk. It includes information on prevalence and incidence of diabetes prediabetes risk factors for complications acute and long. Diabetes in the united states.
An estimated 841 million americans aged 18 years or older have prediabetes. You can take steps to prevent diabetes or manage it. 1 the highest rates of diabetes are found.
In 2017 diabetes resulted in approximately 32 to 50 million deaths. The national diabetes statistics report is a periodic publication of the centers for disease control and prevention cdc that provides updated statistics about diabetes in the united states for a scientific audience. According to the most recent behavioral risk factor surveillance system brfss data west virginia has the highest adult rate of diabetes at 162.
Effective interventions at both the individual and population levels are desperately needed to slow the diabetes epidemic and reduce diabetes related complications in the united states. 12 the cdc estimates that another 72 million people have diabetes but remain undiagnosed while another 841 million adults 18 years and older have prediabetes. Persons with type 1 diabetes require insulin for.
This report describes the current diabetes epidemic and the health and economic impact of diabetes complications on individuals and on the health care system. An estimated 303 million people in the united states or 94 percent of the population have diabetes.