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Table 1—

Projections of the U.S. population diagnosed with diabetes (in millions)

200220102020% Increase from 2002 to 2020
Total population 288 307 335 17 
Diagnosed with diabetes 12.1 14.5 17.4 44 
Overall diabetes prevalence rate 4.2% 4.7% 5.2% 24 
Race/ethnicity     
 Hispanic 1.4 2.0 2.9 107 
 Non-Hispanic white 8.1 9.1 10.3 27 
 Non-Hispanic black 2.0 2.5 3.0 50 
 Non-Hispanic other 0.6 0.9 1.2 100 
Sex     
 M 5.8 7.1 8.6 48 
 F 6.3 7.4 8.8 40 
Age (years)     
 <45 2.1 2.0 2.1 
 45–64 5.2 7.0 7.7 48 
 ≥65 4.8 5.5 7.5 56 
200220102020% Increase from 2002 to 2020
Total population 288 307 335 17 
Diagnosed with diabetes 12.1 14.5 17.4 44 
Overall diabetes prevalence rate 4.2% 4.7% 5.2% 24 
Race/ethnicity     
 Hispanic 1.4 2.0 2.9 107 
 Non-Hispanic white 8.1 9.1 10.3 27 
 Non-Hispanic black 2.0 2.5 3.0 50 
 Non-Hispanic other 0.6 0.9 1.2 100 
Sex     
 M 5.8 7.1 8.6 48 
 F 6.3 7.4 8.8 40 
Age (years)     
 <45 2.1 2.0 2.1 
 45–64 5.2 7.0 7.7 48 
 ≥65 4.8 5.5 7.5 56 

Census Bureau (1) population projections adjusted using calibration factors that align Census Bureau projections for the year 2000 with actual Census 2000 counts.

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