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Annual Number (in Thousands) of New Cases of Diagnosed Diabetes Among Adults Aged 18–79 Years, United States, 1980–2011

The number of adults in the United States aged 18–79 with newly diagnosed diabetes has more than tripled from 493,000 in 1980 to over 1.5 million in 2011. The number of new cases of diabetes has increased since the early 1990s to 2006. From 2006 to 2011, the number of new cases of diagnosed diabetes has shown no significant change.


Annual Number (in Thousands) of New Cases of Diagnosed Diabetes Among Adults Aged 18-79 Years, United States, 1980–2011. Links for methods and data limitations follow this image.

YearNumber
1980493
1981557
1982595
1983628
1984611
1985564
1986578
1987574
1988635
1989591
1990603
1991573
1992682
1993752
1994838
1995796
1996799
1997813
1998921
1999979
20001104
20011213
20021304
20031349
20041403
20051468
20061528
20071605
20081728
20091732
20101678
20111568

Methods and Limitations

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 Division of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, CDC.

 

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