Number of diabetes sufferers in the U.S. 2015

This statistic shows the estimated number of diabetes sufferers in the United States as of 2015. There were around seven million people in the U.S. with diabetes who have not yet been diagnosed. All together, there are some 30 million people living with diabetes in the United States.

Number of diabetes sufferers in the U.S. as of 2015

Number of people in millions
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Supplementary notes

Statistic includes all ages. Diabetes prevalence is based on report of a physician diagnosis, or a fasting blood glucose of 126 mg/dL or higher, or a hemoglobin A1c of 6.5% or higher.

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