WORLD DIABETES REPORT!

According to the WHO Diabetes is leading cause of death in the world killing more than 1,500,000 people. Use the Maps and Charts in the Report below to see age standardized death rate rankings for the world and various regions. You can clear the Maps and add legend colors one at a time to enhance your view. Scroll to explore region rankings.


 
 
 
 
 

 
1FIJI187.9
2MAURITIUS167.6
3TRINIDAD/TOB.126.3
4KIRIBATI121.3
5BELIZE117.0
6GRENADA111.3
7TONGA105.8
8GUYANA98.8
9BAHRAIN97.9
10EQU. GUINEA95.8
11SAINT VINCENT90.0
12MEXICO88.9
13SOUTH AFRICA86.0
14SOLOMON ISL.84.4
15SAMOA83.7
16SWAZILAND81.8
17MICRONESIA81.2
18JAMAICA81.2
19NEW GUINEA77.7
20MOROCCO73.5
21TUNISIA72.2
22QATAR71.6
23GUATEMALA70.7
24BOTSWANA66.6
25VANUATU65.9
26LESOTHO63.6
27SAINT LUCIA59.6
28BARBADOS59.5
29VENEZUELA56.8
30BRUNEI56.8
31ANGOLA55.7
32INDONESIA53.3
33NAMIBIA52.8
34ANTIGUA/BAR.52.7
35GABON52.6
36SURINAME51.9
37SIERRA LEONE51.3
38MAURITANIA50.4
39JORDAN50.4
40SRI LANKA49.3
41HAITI49.0
42OMAN48.9
43ECUADOR48.2
44DJIBOUTI47.5
45COTE D IVOIRE47.0
46BHUTAN47.0
47PARAGUAY45.5
48GHANA45.5
49CAMEROON45.3
50NIGERIA43.9
51BENIN42.7
52ZIMBABWE41.8
53PHILIPPINES41.4
54MYANMAR41.2
55NICARAGUA40.2
56IRAQ40.1
57BANGLADESH40.1
58PAKISTAN39.6
59GAMBIA39.3
60CHAD38.8
61ARAB EMIRATES37.7
62LIBERIA37.5
63COMOROS37.3
64GUINEA-BISSAU37.3
65LAOS36.1
66BURKINA FASO36.1
67PANAMA36.0
68CAPE VERDE35.8
69EGYPT35.2
70KUWAIT35.1
71MALI35.0
72ALGERIA35.0
73LEBANON33.9
74CONGO33.8
75EL SALVADOR33.6
76KAZAKHSTAN33.5
77NEPAL33.2
78BOSNIA/HERZEG.32.8
79CYPRUS32.5
80TOGO32.0
81CENTRAL AFRICA31.8
82LIBYA31.8
83BAHAMAS31.7
84INDIA31.4
85BRAZIL31.3
86SENEGAL30.8
87YEMEN30.5
88MACEDONIA30.3
89TANZANIA30.2
90THAILAND29.0
91MALAWI29.0
92ARMENIA28.9
93MOZAMBIQUE28.5
94ETHIOPIA28.3
95SOUTH SUDAN28.0
96SUDAN26.7
97UZBEKISTAN26.3
98NIGER26.0
99ERITREA25.7
100DOMINICAN REP.25.7
101TURKEY25.3
102GUINEA25.1
103ZAMBIA25.1
104VIET NAM24.2
105CAMBODIA24.1
106AFGHANISTAN23.8
107BURUNDI23.4
108ISRAEL22.9
109SOMALIA22.7
110UGANDA22.4
111RWANDA22.3
112BOLIVIA20.2
113KENYA20.0
114TURKMENISTAN20.0
115PERU19.6
116DR CONGO19.5
117COLOMBIA19.5
118SEYCHELLES19.2
119ARGENTINA18.8
120MALAYSIA18.6
121TIMOR-LESTE18.5
122CHILE18.2
123AZERBAIJAN17.8
124SERBIA17.7
125PORTUGAL17.7
126IRAN17.5
127CROATIA17.3
128GEORGIA17.3
129SAUDI ARABIA17.2
130CZECH REPUBLIC17.1
131COSTA RICA16.4
132SOUTH KOREA16.3
133MADAGASCAR15.6
134HONDURAS15.5
135AUSTRIA15.3
136SAO TOME15.3
137URUGUAY15.3
138UNITED STATES15.2
139TAJIKISTAN15.2
140MONTENEGRO14.8
141ITALY13.7
142MALDIVES13.6
143HUNGARY13.3
144CUBA12.8
145BULGARIA12.7
146SYRIA12.6
147DENMARK12.3
148LATVIA11.9
149MALTA11.6
150NEW ZEALAND11.5
151GERMANY11.2
152AUSTRALIA10.6
153SLOVAKIA10.4
154CANADA10.3
155POLAND10.1
156CHINA10.0
157SWEDEN9.6
158KYRGYZSTAN9.2
159SPAIN8.7
160FRANCE8.7
161NETHERLANDS8.4
162NORTH KOREA8.1
163LUXEMBOURG8.1
164MOLDOVA7.8
165NORWAY7.6
166IRELAND7.6
167SLOVENIA7.3
168SWITZERLAND7.2
169BELGIUM7.2
170ROMANIA6.6
171ESTONIA5.7
172LITHUANIA5.6
173MONGOLIA4.8
174GREECE4.8
175FINLAND4.7
176UNITED KINGDOM4.7
177RUSSIA4.6
178ICELAND4.6
179SINGAPORE4.5
180JAPAN4.1
181UKRAINE3.6
182ALBANIA3.2
183BELARUS1.8
WORLD DIABETES MAP
Age adjusted death rate/100,000

DIABETES MELLITUS
Africa

 
Death Rate per 100,000
GOOD
 
 
 
POOR
Region Rank Rate World Rank
1. Mauritius
167.64
2
2. Equ. Guinea
95.77
10
3. South Africa
86.02
13
4. Swaziland
81.81
16
5. Botswana
66.64
24
6. Lesotho
63.57
26
7. Angola
55.71
31
8. Namibia
52.77
33
9. Gabon
52.63
35
10. Sierra Leone
51.27
37
11. Mauritania
50.44
38
12. Djibouti
47.45
44
13. Cote d Ivoire
47.03
45
14. Ghana
45.45
48
15. Cameroon
45.33
49
16. Nigeria
43.92
50
17. Benin
42.66
51
18. Zimbabwe
41.80
52
19. Gambia
39.32
59
20. Chad
38.84
60
21. Liberia
37.45
62
22. Comoros
37.32
63
23. Guinea-Bissau
37.28
64
24. Burkina Faso
36.05
66
25. Cape Verde
35.78
68
Region Rank Rate World Rank
26. Mali
34.98
71
27. Congo
33.80
74
28. Togo
32.01
80
29. Central Africa
31.82
81
30. Senegal
30.75
86
31. Tanzania
30.24
89
32. Malawi
28.95
91
33. Mozambique
28.46
93
34. Ethiopia
28.27
94
35. South Sudan
27.99
95
36. Sudan
26.74
96
37. Niger
25.99
98
38. Eritrea
25.69
99
39. Guinea
25.08
102
40. Zambia
25.05
103
41. Burundi
23.45
107
42. Somalia
22.70
109
43. Uganda
22.38
110
44. Rwanda
22.29
111
45. Kenya
19.98
113
46. DR Congo
19.53
116
47. Seychelles
19.20
118
48. Madagascar
15.58
133
49. Sao Tome
15.27
136
 
 
 
 

DIABETES MELLITUS
Asia

 
Death Rate per 100,000
GOOD
 
 
 
POOR
Region Rank Rate World Rank
1. Brunei
56.80
30
2. Indonesia
53.33
32
3. Sri Lanka
49.34
40
4. Bhutan
47.00
46
5. Philippines
41.44
53
6. Myanmar
41.19
54
7. Bangladesh
40.08
57
8. Pakistan
39.61
58
9. Laos
36.15
65
10. Kazakhstan
33.49
76
11. Nepal
33.25
77
12. India
31.41
84
13. Thailand
29.04
90
14. Armenia
28.95
92
15. Uzbekistan
26.31
97
16. Viet Nam
24.22
104
17. Cambodia
24.13
105
Region Rank Rate World Rank
18. Afghanistan
23.82
106
19. Turkmenistan
19.97
114
20. Malaysia
18.57
120
21. Timor-Leste
18.49
121
22. Azerbaijan
17.78
123
23. Georgia
17.31
128
24. South Korea
16.26
132
25. Tajikistan
15.19
139
26. Maldives
13.58
142
27. China
9.96
156
28. Kyrgyzstan
9.21
158
29. North Korea
8.13
162
30. Mongolia
4.75
173
31. Russia
4.61
177
32. Singapore
4.49
179
33. Japan
4.08
180
 
 
 
 

DIABETES MELLITUS
Europe

 
Death Rate per 100,000
GOOD
 
 
 
POOR
Region Rank Rate World Rank
1. Bosnia/Herzeg.
32.77
78
2. Cyprus
32.54
79
3. Macedonia
30.27
88
4. Serbia
17.75
124
5. Portugal
17.72
125
6. Croatia
17.33
127
7. Czech Republic
17.14
130
8. Austria
15.30
135
9. Montenegro
14.81
140
10. Italy
13.68
141
11. Hungary
13.30
143
12. Bulgaria
12.72
145
13. Denmark
12.35
147
14. Latvia
11.88
148
15. Malta
11.59
149
16. Germany
11.22
151
17. Slovakia
10.36
153
18. Poland
10.13
155
19. Sweden
9.60
157
20. Spain
8.71
159
Region Rank Rate World Rank
21. France
8.70
160
22. Netherlands
8.35
161
23. Luxembourg
8.08
163
24. Moldova
7.84
164
25. Norway
7.64
165
26. Ireland
7.63
166
27. Slovenia
7.34
167
28. Switzerland
7.25
168
29. Belgium
7.22
169
30. Romania
6.60
170
31. Estonia
5.69
171
32. Lithuania
5.58
172
33. Greece
4.75
174
34. Finland
4.72
175
35. United Kingdom
4.69
176
36. Iceland
4.59
178
37. Ukraine
3.55
181
38. Albania
3.18
182
39. Belarus
1.76
183
 
 
 
 

DIABETES MELLITUS
Middle East

 
Death Rate per 100,000
GOOD
 
 
 
POOR
Region Rank Rate World Rank
1. Bahrain
97.87
9
2. Morocco
73.52
20
3. Tunisia
72.23
21
4. Qatar
71.59
22
5. Jordan
50.43
39
6. Oman
48.86
42
7. Iraq
40.12
56
8. Arab Emirates
37.75
61
9. Egypt
35.20
69
10. Kuwait
35.06
70
Region Rank Rate World Rank
11. Algeria
34.95
72
12. Lebanon
33.93
73
13. Libya
31.77
82
14. Yemen
30.50
87
15. Turkey
25.33
101
16. Israel
22.85
108
17. Iran
17.46
126
18. Saudi Arabia
17.19
129
19. Syria
12.62
146
 
 
 
 

DIABETES MELLITUS
North America

 
Death Rate per 100,000
GOOD
 
 
 
POOR
Region Rank Rate World Rank
1. Trinidad/Tob.
126.34
3
2. Grenada
111.32
6
3. Saint Vincent
90.00
11
4. Mexico
88.93
12
5. Jamaica
81.22
18
6. Saint Lucia
59.64
27
7. Barbados
59.51
28
Region Rank Rate World Rank
8. Antigua/Bar.
52.70
34
9. Haiti
48.97
41
10. Bahamas
31.73
83
11. Dominican Rep.
25.68
100
12. United States
15.21
138
13. Cuba
12.75
144
14. Canada
10.27
154
 
 
 
 

DIABETES MELLITUS
Oceania

 
Death Rate per 100,000
GOOD
 
 
 
POOR
Region Rank Rate World Rank
1. Fiji
187.90
1
2. Kiribati
121.35
4
3. Tonga
105.83
7
4. Solomon Isl.
84.41
14
5. Samoa
83.74
15
Region Rank Rate World Rank
6. Micronesia
81.22
17
7. New Guinea
77.66
19
8. Vanuatu
65.94
25
9. New Zealand
11.46
150
10. Australia
10.59
152
 
 
 
 

DIABETES MELLITUS
South America

 
Death Rate per 100,000
GOOD
 
 
 
POOR
Region Rank Rate World Rank
1. Belize
117.02
5
2. Guyana
98.82
8
3. Guatemala
70.71
23
4. Venezuela
56.83
29
5. Suriname
51.87
36
6. Ecuador
48.24
43
7. Paraguay
45.47
47
8. Nicaragua
40.19
55
9. Panama
36.02
67
10. El Salvador
33.62
75
Region Rank Rate World Rank
11. Brazil
31.28
85
12. Bolivia
20.22
112
13. Peru
19.63
115
14. Colombia
19.49
117
15. Argentina
18.81
119
16. Chile
18.18
122
17. Costa Rica
16.37
131
18. Honduras
15.54
134
19. Uruguay
15.25
137
 
 
 
 
ICD-10 CODES: E10-E14 (minus E10.2-E10.29, E11.2-E11.29, E12.2, E13.2-E13.29, E14.2)
Data rounded. Decimals affect ranking.
Data Source: WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION
Age Adjusted Death Rate Estimates: 2017
Calculations Provided by World Life Expectancy
Data Accuracy Not Guaranteed
WHO Excludes Cause of Death Data For the following countries: Andorra, Cook Islands, Dominica, Marshall Islands, Monaco, Nauru, Niue, Palau, Saint Kitts, San Marino, Tuvalu.