Diabetes Report Card
The 2019 Diabetes Report Card pdf icon[PDF – 3MB] is published by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) based on The Catalyst to Better Diabetes Care in the Patient Protection and Affordability Care Act. It provides current information on the status of diabetes and its complications in the United States and has been published every 2 years since 2012.
This publication includes information and data on diabetes, preventive care practices, health outcomes, and risk factors such as race, ethnicity, level of education, and prediabetes. It also includes information about national trends and, to the extent possible, progress made by the states to meet national goals for improving diabetes care and reducing health care costs and the rate of new cases.
Public health professionals, policy makers, state health departments, and communities can use these data to focus their type 2 diabetes prevention and diabetes management efforts on areas of greatest need.