Global Epidemic & burden of diabetes

Global Projections for the Diabetes Epidemic: 2007-2025



Global Projections for the IGT Epidemic: 2007-2025

Type 2 diabetes affects the most productive



Serious health risks from complications



Despite falling CHD mortality rates, diabetes increases the risk of CHD



Individuals with diabetes are at increased risk of cardiovascular mortality



Costs of diabetes are rising



The major cost of diabetes lies in the management of avoidable complications



Reduction in life expectancy in type 2 diabetes



Mortality rate is doubled in individuals with diabetes



Deaths attributable to diabetes in 2007



Deaths attributable to diabetes in 2007, SEA



The burden of premature mortality



Social impact (EuroQoL