Epidemiology & research

IDF is the global reference for accurate, up-to-date estimates of the prevalence of diabetes and its impact on individuals and health economies.

First published in 2000, the IDF Diabetes Atlas is produced by IDF in collaboration with a committee of scientific experts from around the world. It contains statistics on diabetes prevalence, diabetes-related mortality and health expenditure at the global, regional and national level.

Diabetes and Cardiovascular Disease executive summary

Last update: 19/04/2017

By presenting a clear summary of the problem of measuring heart disease in people with diabetes, as well as real-world solutions, this new Diabetes and cardiovascular disease report facilitates evidenced-based decision making and encourages collaboration between different sectors. The primary audience for this report includes policy makers, policy implementers and diabetes advocates.

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