Status: Baseline only
Reduce the annual number of new cases of diagnosed diabetes in the population
Baseline: 6.5 new cases of diabetes per 1,000 adults aged 18 to 84 years occurred in the past 12 months as reported in 2016-18 (age adjusted to the year 2000 standard population)
Target: 5.6 new cases of diabetes per 1,000 adults
Data Source: National Health Interview Survey (NHIS), CDC/NCHS
Millions of people in the United States have diabetes, and it’s the seventh leading cause of death. Evidence shows that people with prediabetes who finish structured lifestyle change programs have a lower risk of developing diabetes.
Workgroup: Diabetes Workgroup