Diabetes Statistics for the United States

Kentucky prediabetes statistics
Kentucky diabetes statistics and death rates:

  • 6.7 out of every 100 adults in Kentucky has diabetes, ranking it 24th in the nation for the ratio of people with diabetes to the general population.
  • 30.9 out of every adult 100,000 deaths in Kentucky are due to diabetes; ranking the 9th highest state in the nation for the number of diabetes-related deaths.
  • In 2005, 261,000 Kentucky adults were diagnosed with diabetes and by 2007 10% of the total adult population had been diagnosed with diabetes.

Source: Kentucky State Diabetes Death Statistics.; Kentucky State Health Facts.

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