Diabetes Programme

Country and regional data on diabetes


WHO African Region

Diabetes in the WHO African Region


Country 2000 2030
Algeria 426,000 1,203,000
Angola 51,000 140,000
Benin 87,000 266,000
Botswana 25,000 45,000
Burkina Faso 124,000 388,000
Burundi 26,000 72,000
Cameroon 70,000 171,000
Cape Verde 7,000 24,000
Central African Republic 18,000 38,000
Chad 97,000 269,000
Comoros 4,000 15,000
Congo 14,000 39,000
Côte d'Ivoire 264,000 636,000
Democratic Republic of the Congo 291,000 910,000
Equatorial Guinea 8,000 21,000
Eritrea 47,000 142,000
Ethiopia 796,000 1,820,000
Gabon 8,000 14,000
Gambia 22,000 61,000
Ghana 302,000 851,000
Guinea 34,000 89,000
Guinea-Bissau 17,000 44,000
Kenya 183,000 498,000
Lesotho 31,000 42,000
Liberia 40,000 154,000
Madagascar 100,000 301,000
Malawi 55,000 118,000
Mali 140,000 405,000
Mauritania 34,000 103,000
Mauritius 111,000 233,000
Mozambique 133,000 273,000
Namibia 25,000 60,000
Niger 108,000 382,000
Nigeria 1,707,000 4,835,000
Rwanda 30,000 77,000
Sao Tome-Principe 1,000 2,000
Senegal 143,000 421,000
Seychelles 8,000 19,000
Sierra Leone 65,000 178,000
South Africa 814,000 1,286,000
Swaziland 13,000 21,000
Togo 64,000 184,000
Uganda 98,000 328,000
United Republic of Tanzania 201,000 605,000
Zambia 70,000 186,000
Zimbabwe 108,000 265,000
Total 7,020,000 18,234,000
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