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Number (in Millions) of Civilian, Noninstitutionalized Persons with Diagnosed Diabetes, United States, 1980–2011

Diabetes is becoming more common in the United States. From 1980 through 2011, the number of Americans with diagnosed diabetes has more than tripled (from 5.6 million to 20.9 million).

Graph showing number of persons with diagnosed diabetes, United States, 1980-2011. Links for methodology and data limitations follow this figure.
 

YearNumber
(In Millions)
19805.6
19815.6
19825.7
19835.8
19845.9
19856.2
19866.4
19876.4
19886.4
19896.3
19906.6
19916.9
19927.5
19937.6
19948.1
19958.0
19968.8
19979.4
199810.5
199911.1
200012.0
200112.9
200213.6
200314.3
200415.2
200516.3
200617.0
200717.8
200819.0
200920.2
201020.8
201120.9

 

Methods and Limitations

Detailed Data Table

Data Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics, Division of Health Interview Statistics, data from the National Health Interview Survey. Statistical analysis by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Division of Diabetes Translation.

 

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