Colorado diabetes statistics and death rates:
- 4.9 out of every 100 adults in Colorado has diabetes, ranking it 48th in the nation for the ratio of people with diabetes in the general population.
- 17.9 out of every adult 100,000 deaths in Colorado are due to diabetes (48th in the nation).
- In 2005, Colorado 157,000 adults were diagnosed with diabetes and by 2007 5% of the total adult population had been diagnosed with diabetes.
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