* indicates monthly or quarterly data series

Diabetes prevalence, percent of population ages 20-79, 2021:

The average for 2021 based on 195 countries was 8.6 percent. The highest value was in Pakistan: 30.8 percent and the lowest value was in Benin: 1.1 percent. The indicator is available from 2000 to 2021. Below is a chart for all countries where data are available.

Measure: percent; Source: International Diabetes Federation
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* indicates monthly or quarterly data series


Countries Diabetes prevalence, 2021 Global rank Available data
Pakistan 30.8 1 2000 - 2021
Kuwait 24.9 2 2011 - 2021
N. Caledonia 23.4 3 2011 - 2021
Mauritius 22.6 4 2000 - 2021
Kiribati 22.1 5 2011 - 2021
Egypt 20.9 6 2011 - 2021
Tuvalu 20.3 7 2011 - 2021
Solomon Isl. 19.8 8 2011 - 2021
Qatar 19.5 9 2011 - 2021
Malaysia 19 10 2011 - 2021
Sudan 18.9 11 2011 - 2021
Saudi Arabia 18.7 12 2011 - 2021
Fiji 17.7 13 2011 - 2021
Palau 17 14 2011 - 2021
Mexico 16.9 15 2000 - 2021
Papua N.G. 16.7 16 2000 - 2021
UA Emirates 16.4 17 2011 - 2021
Micronesia 15.6 18 2011 - 2021
Vanuatu 15.6 19 2011 - 2021
Jordan 15.4 20 2011 - 2021
Tonga 15 21 2000 - 2021
Syria 14.9 22 2011 - 2021
Belize 14.5 23 2011 - 2021
Turkey 14.5 24 2011 - 2021
Bangladesh 14.2 25 2011 - 2021
Barbados 14 26 2000 - 2021
Oman 13.8 27 2011 - 2021
Puerto Rico 13.3 28 2011 - 2021
Guatemala 13.1 29 2011 - 2021
Bermuda 13 30 2000 - 2021
Suriname 12.7 31 2011 - 2021
Tr.&Tobago 12.7 32 2000 - 2021
Grenada 12.6 33 2000 - 2021
Tanzania 12.3 34 2011 - 2021
Zambia 11.9 35 2011 - 2021
Ant.& Barb. 11.7 36 2011 - 2021
Comoros 11.7 37 2011 - 2021
Dominica 11.7 38 2011 - 2021
Guyana 11.7 39 2011 - 2021
Saint Lucia 11.7 40 2011 - 2021
Singapore 11.6 41 2011 - 2021
Bahrain 11.3 42 2000 - 2021
Sri Lanka 11.3 43 2011 - 2021
Brunei 11.1 44 2011 - 2021
Jamaica 11.1 45 2011 - 2021
Afghanistan 10.9 46 2011 - 2021
Chile 10.8 47 2011 - 2021
South Africa 10.8 48 2011 - 2021
Iraq 10.7 49 2011 - 2021
USA 10.7 50 2011 - 2021
China 10.6 51 2011 - 2021
Indonesia 10.6 52 2011 - 2021
Domin. Rep. 10.5 53 2011 - 2021
Bhutan 10.4 54 2011 - 2021
Spain 10.3 55 2011 - 2021
Albania 10.2 56 2011 - 2021
Andorra 9.7 57 2011 - 2021
Thailand 9.7 58 2011 - 2021
India 9.6 59 2011 - 2021
Tunisia 9.6 60 2011 - 2021
Venezuela 9.6 61 2011 - 2021
Nicaragua 9.3 62 2011 - 2021
Maldives 9.2 63 2011 - 2021
Palestine 9.2 64 2011 - 2021
Samoa 9.2 65 2011 - 2021
Bosnia & Herz. 9.1 66 2011 - 2021
Iran 9.1 67 2011 - 2021
Montenegro 9.1 68 2011 - 2021
Morocco 9.1 69 2011 - 2021
Portugal 9.1 70 2011 - 2021
Serbia 9.1 71 2011 - 2021
Uruguay 9 72 2011 - 2021
Haiti 8.9 73 2011 - 2021
Bahamas 8.8 74 2011 - 2021
Brazil 8.8 75 2011 - 2021
Costa Rica 8.8 76 2011 - 2021
Libya 8.7 77 2011 - 2021
Nepal 8.7 78 2011 - 2021
Cyprus 8.6 79 2011 - 2021
North Korea 8.6 80 2011 - 2021
Israel 8.5 81 2011 - 2021
Seychelles 8.5 82 2011 - 2021
Colombia 8.3 83 2011 - 2021
Panama 8.2 84 2011 - 2021
Lebanon 8 85 2011 - 2021
Malta 8 86 2011 - 2021
St. Vincent & ... 8 87 2011 - 2021
Hong Kong 7.8 88 2000 - 2021
Macao 7.8 89 2011 - 2021
Canada 7.7 90 2011 - 2021
Paraguay 7.5 91 2011 - 2021
Bulgaria 7.4 92 2011 - 2021
Djibouti 7.4 93 2011 - 2021
San Marino 7.4 94 2011 - 2021
Cambodia 7.3 95 2011 - 2021
Malawi 7.3 96 2011 - 2021
Algeria 7.1 97 2011 - 2021
Burma 7.1 98 2011 - 2021
Czechia 7.1 99 2000 - 2021
Philippines 7.1 100 2011 - 2021
Hungary 7 101 2011 - 2021
Uzbekistan 7 102 2011 - 2021
Germany 6.9 103 2011 - 2021
Mongolia 6.9 104 2011 - 2021
Poland 6.8 105 2011 - 2021
South Korea 6.8 106 2011 - 2021
Namibia 6.7 107 2011 - 2021
Turkmenistan 6.7 108 2011 - 2021
Japan 6.6 109 2011 - 2021
Kazakhstan 6.6 110 2011 - 2021
Kyrgyzstan 6.6 111 2011 - 2021
Tajikistan 6.6 112 2011 - 2021
Burundi 6.5 113 2011 - 2021
Eritrea 6.5 114 2011 - 2021
Estonia 6.5 115 2011 - 2021
Romania 6.5 116 2011 - 2021
Rwanda 6.5 117 2011 - 2021
Somalia 6.5 118 2011 - 2021
Australia 6.4 119 2000 - 2021
Greece 6.4 120 2011 - 2021
Italy 6.4 121 2011 - 2021
El Salvador 6.3 122 2011 - 2021
UK 6.3 123 2011 - 2021
Laos 6.2 124 2011 - 2021
Monaco 6.2 125 2011 - 2021
New Zealand 6.2 126 2011 - 2021
Finland 6.1 127 2011 - 2021
Liechtenstein 6.1 128 2011 - 2021
North Macedonia 6.1 129 2011 - 2021
Vietnam 6.1 130 2011 - 2021
Latvia 5.9 131 2011 - 2021
Luxembourg 5.9 132 2011 - 2021
C.A. Republic 5.8 133 2011 - 2021
Chad 5.8 134 2011 - 2021
DR Congo 5.8 135 2011 - 2021
Lithuania 5.8 136 2011 - 2021
Slovakia 5.8 137 2011 - 2021
Slovenia 5.8 138 2011 - 2021
Georgia 5.7 139 2011 - 2021
Armenia 5.6 140 2011 - 2021
Azerbaijan 5.6 141 2011 - 2021
Belarus 5.6 142 2011 - 2021
Moldova 5.6 143 2011 - 2021
Russia 5.6 144 2011 - 2021
Ukraine 5.6 145 2011 - 2021
Bolivia 5.5 146 2011 - 2021
Cameroon 5.5 147 2000 - 2021
Eq. Guinea 5.5 148 2011 - 2021
Gabon 5.5 149 2011 - 2021
Iceland 5.5 150 2011 - 2021
R. of Congo 5.5 151 2011 - 2021
S.T.&Principe 5.5 152 2011 - 2021
Argentina 5.4 153 2011 - 2021
Yemen 5.4 154 2011 - 2021
Denmark 5.3 155 2011 - 2021
France 5.3 156 2011 - 2021
Botswana 5.2 157 2011 - 2021
Niger 5.2 158 2011 - 2021
Honduras 5.1 159 2011 - 2021
Ethiopia 5 160 2011 - 2021
Sweden 5 161 2011 - 2021
Croatia 4.8 162 2011 - 2021
Peru 4.8 163 2011 - 2021
Angola 4.6 164 2011 - 2021
Austria 4.6 165 2011 - 2021
Lesotho 4.6 166 2011 - 2021
Madagascar 4.6 167 2011 - 2021
Swaziland 4.6 168 2011 - 2021
Switzerland 4.6 169 2011 - 2021
Uganda 4.6 170 2011 - 2021
Netherlands 4.5 171 2011 - 2021
Ecuador 4.4 172 2011 - 2021
Aruba 4.3 173 2000 - 2021
Kenya 4 174 2011 - 2021
Faroe Isl. 3.8 175 2021 - 2021
Belgium 3.6 176 2011 - 2021
Nigeria 3.6 177 2011 - 2021
Norway 3.6 178 2011 - 2021
Mozambique 3.3 179 2011 - 2021
Senegal 3.1 180 2011 - 2021
Ireland 3 181 2011 - 2021
Ghana 2.6 182 2011 - 2021
Burkina Faso 2.1 183 2011 - 2021
Cape Verde 2.1 184 2011 - 2021
Guinea 2.1 185 2011 - 2021
G.-Bissau 2.1 186 2011 - 2021
Ivory Coast 2.1 187 2011 - 2021
Liberia 2.1 188 2011 - 2021
Mali 2.1 189 2011 - 2021
Mauritania 2.1 190 2011 - 2021
Sierra Leone 2.1 191 2011 - 2021
Togo 2.1 192 2011 - 2021
Zimbabwe 2.1 193 2011 - 2021
Gambia 1.9 194 2011 - 2021
Benin 1.1 195 2011 - 2021



Definition: Diabetes prevalence refers to the percentage of people ages 20-79 who have type 1 or type 2 diabetes. It is calculated by adjusting to a standard population age-structure.
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24.90
23.40
22.60
22.10
20.90
20.30
19.80
19.50
19.00
18.90
18.70
17.70
17.00
16.90
16.70
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15.60
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15.00
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4.80
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4.60
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3.80
3.60
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