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Age-Adjusted Rates of Diagnosed Diabetes per 100 Civilian, Non-Institutionalized Population, by Sex, United States, 1980–2014

From 1980 to 2010, the age-adjusted rates of diagnosed diabetes per 100 U.S. civilian, non–institutionalized population increased 177% (from 2.6 to 7.2) for males. From 2010 to 2014, rates among males changed little. For females, the age-adjusted rates increased 114% (from 2.8 to 6.0) from 1990 to 2009. Rates among females changed little from 1980 to 1990 and from 2009 to 2014.

Graph showing number of persons with diagnosed diabetes, United States, 1980-2014. Links for methodology and data limitations follow this figure.

 

Year Male Female
Rate Standard Error Rate Standard Error
1980 2.6 0.12 2.9 0.13
1981 2.7 0.15 2.8 0.13
1982 2.6 0.22 2.9 0.19
1983 2.5 0.21 2.9 0.18
1984 2.6 0.21 3.1 0.21
1985 2.8 0.21 2.9 0.20
1986 3.1 0.32 3.1 0.27
1987 3.2 0.21 2.9 0.20
1988 2.9 0.18 2.7 0.18
1989 2.7 0.19 3.0 0.19
1990 2.6 0.19 2.8 0.17
1991 3.0 0.20 3.2 0.19
1992 2.9 0.19 3.3 0.17
1993 3.3 0.21 3.2 0.21
1994 3.2 0.19 3.2 0.18
1995 3.3 0.22 3.7 0.21
1996 3.2 0.27 3.0 0.24
1997 3.9 0.15 4.0 0.14
1998 4.1 0.16 4.0 0.15
1999 4.2 0.17 4.1 0.13
2000 4.8 0.17 4.3 0.15
2001 5.1 0.19 4.6 0.14
2002 5.4 0.20 4.5 0.14
2003 5.3 0.19 4.6 0.15
2004 5.6 0.17 4.9 0.16
2005 5.7 0.17 5.3 0.17
2006 5.9 0.23 5.6 0.20
2007 5.9 0.23 5.4 0.20
2008 6.1 0.23 5.8 0.21
2009 7.0 0.25 6.0 0.19
2010 7.2 0.22 5.9 0.18
2011 6.7 0.18 5.9 0.17
2012 6.5 0.18 6.1 0.18
2013 6.9 0.19 6.1 0.17
2014 6.6 0.21 5.9 0.16


 

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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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