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released: 20 Feb 2017 author: AIHW

This fact sheet provides the latest available national data on new cases of insulin-treated diabetes in Australia. It shows that in 2015 there were 28,775 people who began using insulin to treat their diabetes in Australia—63% had type 2 diabetes, 26% had gestational diabetes, 9% had type 1 diabetes and 2% had other forms of diabetes or their diabetes status was unknown. The fact sheet is accompanied by a dynamic data display, which provides data on insulin-treated diabetes by age at first insulin use, Indigenous status, remoteness, SEIFA and state/territory.

ISSN 1444-8033 (Print) 2205-4790 (PDF); ISBN 978-1-76054-084-5; Cat. no. CVD 78; 3pp.; Internet only

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Publication table of contents

  • Incidence of insulin-treated diabetes in Australia, 2015
  • Type 1 diabetes
  • Insulin-treated type 2 diabetes
  • Insulin-treated gestational diabetes
  • Type 1 diabetes
  • Insulin-treated type 2 diabetes
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AIHW 2017. Incidence of insulin-treated diabetes in Australia, 2015. Diabetes series no. 27. Cat. no. CVD 78. Canberra: AIHW. Viewed 28 June 2017 <http://www.aihw.gov.au/publication-detail/?id=60129558632>.

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