Data from the 2017 National Diabetes Statistics Report
Total prevalence of diabetes
Total: 30.3 million children and adults in the United States – 9.4% of the population – have diabetes.
Diagnosed: 23.1 million people
Undiagnosed: 7.2 million people
Prediabetes: 84.1 million people – 33.9% of adults 18 and older, 48.3% of adults 65 or older have prediabetes.
15.3 million, or 12.7% of all men aged 18 years or older have diabetes.
14.9 million, or 11.7% of all women aged 18 years or older have diabetes.
Race and ethnic difference in the prevalence of diagnosed diabetes
7.4% of non-Hispanic whites
8% of Asian Americans
12.7% of non-Hispanic blacks
15.1% American Indians/Alaskan Natives
Among Hispanics rates were:
9% for Cubans
13.8% for Mexican Americans
12% for Puerto Ricans
National Diabetes Statistics Report, 2017
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