Number (in Millions) of People with Diabetes Aged 35 Years or Older with Self-Reported Heart Disease or Stroke, United States, 1997–2011
From 1997 to 2011, the number of people aged 35 years or older with diabetes and with self-reported heart disease or stroke increased from 4.2 million to 7.6 million. In 2011, among people with diabetes aged 35 years and older and with self-reported heart disease or stroke, 5.0 million reported having coronary heart disease, 3.7 million reported having other heart disease or condition, and 2.1 million reported having stroke.
Data Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), National Center for Health Statistics, Division of Health Interview Statistics, data from the National Health Interview Survey. Data computed by personnel in the CDC's Division of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion.
Page last reviewed: November 6, 2012