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released: 18 Jul 2013 author: AIHW media release

Between 2000-01 and 2008-09, health-care expenditure allocated to diabetes increased by 86% from $811 million to $1,507 million. The health-care sector where the largest increase took place was hospital admitted patients for which expenditure more than doubled in this period. Type 2 diabetes accounted for 60% of diabetes expenditure in 2008-09.

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Publication table of contents

  • Preliminary material
    • Contents
    • Acknowledgments
    • Abbreviations
    • Symbols
    • Summary
      • Main findings
  • Body section
    • Introduction
    • Methods
    • Diabetes expenditure
      • Expenditure allocated by health-care sector
      • Additional expenditure not allocated by health-care sector
      • Expenditure by sex
      • Expenditure by age
      • Changes in health-care expenditure over time
      • Expenditure by diabetes type
    • Discussion
  • End matter
    • Appendix A Data quality statement
    • Appendix B
      • Statistical tables
    • Glossary
    • References
    • List of tables
    • List of figures

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  1. (9 Sep 2013) Correction of legend in Figure 3: Diabetes expenditure by age and health-care sector, Australia, 2008-09 (pg 10-11).
    Previous version - Diabetes expenditure in Australia 2008-09 (1.4MB PDF)

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AIHW 2013. Diabetes expenditure in Australia 2008-09. Cat. no. CVD 62. Canberra: AIHW.

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