Premium
Premium statistics

Industry-specific and extensively researched technical data (partially from exclusive partnerships).

A paid subscription is required for full access.

Countries with the highest number of diabetics 2017

Countries with the highest number of diabetics worldwide in 2017 (in millions)

Countries with the highest number of diabetics 2017 China is the country with the highest number of diabetics worldwide, with around 114 million people suffering from the disease. However, it is predicted that by the year 2045 India will overtake China in this regard. By that year, India is projected to have around 134 million people with diabetes.
Death from diabetes

Diabetes is one of the leading causes of death worldwide, accounting for 1.6 million deaths in 2016. Diabetes at least doubles one’s chance of dying prematurely and many places in the world lack appropriate treatment options. The highest number of deaths from diabetes comes from South East Asia, where almost 600,000 people died from the disease in 2017.

Obesity

One of the biggest risk factors for developing diabetes is being overweight or obese. Rates of obesity have increased in recent years in many countries around the world. In the United States, for example, it is estimated that around 31 percent of the adult population was obese in 2017, compared to 19 percent of the population in 1997.
Show more

Countries with the highest number of diabetics worldwide in 2017 (in millions)

Number of diabetics in millions
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
Number of diabetics in millions
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
Exclusive Premium statistic

You need a Premium Account for unlimited access.

  • Full access to 1.5m statistics

  • Incl. source references

  • Available to download in PNG, PDF, XLS format

Premium Account

only $49 / month *
*Duration: 12 months, billed annually, single license

Access to this and all other statistics on 80,000 topics from

$588 / Year

Exclusive Premium statistic

You need a Premium Account for unlimited access.

  • Full access to 1.5m statistics

  • Incl. source references

  • Available to download in PNG, PDF, XLS format

Premium Account

only $49 / month *
*Duration: 12 months, billed annually, single license

Access to this and all other statistics on 80,000 topics from

$588 / Year

Download Settings Share
Download started
Please be patient - this may take a moment
China is the country with the highest number of diabetics worldwide, with around 114 million people suffering from the disease. However, it is predicted that by the year 2045 India will overtake China in this regard. By that year, India is projected to have around 134 million people with diabetes.
Death from diabetes

Diabetes is one of the leading causes of death worldwide, accounting for 1.6 million deaths in 2016. Diabetes at least doubles one’s chance of dying prematurely and many places in the world lack appropriate treatment options. The highest number of deaths from diabetes comes from South East Asia, where almost 600,000 people died from the disease in 2017.

Obesity

One of the biggest risk factors for developing diabetes is being overweight or obese. Rates of obesity have increased in recent years in many countries around the world. In the United States, for example, it is estimated that around 31 percent of the adult population was obese in 2017, compared to 19 percent of the population in 1997.
Show more
Statista Accounts: Access All Statistics. Starting from $588 / Year
Basic Account
Get to know the platform

You only have access to basic statistics.
This statistic is not included in your account!

Premium Account
Your perfect start with Statista
  • Instant access to 1m statistics
  • Download in XLS, PDF & PNG format
  • Detailed references

$49 / Month *

Corporate Account
Full access

Corporate solution including all features.

* All products require an annual contract.
   Prices do not include sales tax.
Leading companies trust Statista:
paypalgoogleadobepgsamsungtelekom
Related Studies: Available to Download in PDF or PPTX Format
Diabetes
Diabetes

All Information
in one Presentation

Diabetes

Everything On "Diabetes" in One Document: Edited and Divided into Handy Chapters. Including Detailed References.

Other Reports & Dossiers
Statista is a great source of knowledge, and pretty helpful to manage the daily work.
Christof Baron

Christof Baron
CEO, MindShare Germany

Statistics on "Diabetes"
  • Global overview
  • Countries and regions
The most important statistics
  • Costs
  • Diabetes care market
  • Deaths
  • Outlook
Discover Statista
Need help with using Statista for your research? Tutorials and first steps
Further Content: Statistics, Studies, and Topic Pages
Learn more about how Statista can support your business.
Do you have any questions about our business solutions?

We provide you with detailed information about our Corporate Account.