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Indiana State Department of Health

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Diabetes in Indiana Quick Facts (2009, BRFSS)

  • Nearly 500,000 Indiana adults (10.9%) have been diagnosed with diabetes.
  • An additional 289,500 Indiana adults are estimated to have prediabetes.
  • 17.8% of Hoosier adults ages 55-64 and 22.8% of adults 65 years of age and older have diagnosed diabetes.
  • 25.9% of U.S. adults are estimated to have prediabetes, a condition involving impaired glucose tolerance and impaired fasting glucose, which is associated with increased risk of developing type 2 diabetes, heart disease, and stroke.
  • In 2009 due to diabetes, Hoosiers incurred approximately $3.9 billion in excess direct health care costs.

For more information -- See the Data & Statistics Page