Table 1

The age and gender-specific population and number of people living with diabetes in Bangladesh in 2017

Age groupMenWomen
Population*Prevalence of diabetes (%)*Men with diabetes (n)Population*Prevalence of diabetes (%)*Women with diabetes (n)
20–247 862 6601.8142 5427 621 3303.1235 700
25–297 312 0302.7197 4677 357 7704.2308 150
30–346 796 1103.9267 6747 028 3305.6391 801
35–396 118 5905.5339 2346 367 6107.2458 686
40–445 211 8507.4387 1665 294 1908.9472 611
45–494 626 4309.4433 9974 591 97010.5482 417
50–544 012 75011.1445 9883 923 26011.7458 192
55–592 962 96012.3365 9062 818 62012.3345 557
Total44 903 3805.72 579 97545 003 0807.03 153 114
  • *Age and gender-specific population estimates and age and gender-specific prevalence of diabetes based on estimates by age and gender from the International Diabetes Federation Diabetes Atlas for 2017.4