Diabetes Programme

Country and regional data on diabetes


WHO Eastern Mediterranean Region

Prevalence of diabetes in the WHO Eastern Mediterranean Region


Country 2000 2030
Afghanistan 468,000 1,403,000
Bahrain 37,000 99,000
Cyprus 50,000 87,000
Djibouti 7,000 9,000
Egypt 2,623,000 6,726,000
Islamic Republic of Iran 2,103,000 6,421,000
Iraq 668,000 2,009,000
Jordan 195,000 680,000
Kuwait 104,000 319,000
Lebanon 146,000 378,000
Libyan Arab Jamahiriya 88,000 245,000
Morocco 427,000 1,138,000
Oman 113,000 343,000
Pakistan 5,217,000 13,853,000
Qatar 38,000 88,000
Saudi Arabia 890,000 2,523,000
Somalia 97,000 331,000
Sudan 447,000 1,277,000
Syrian Arab Republic 627,000 2,313,000
Tunisia 166,000 388,000
United Arab Emirates 350,000 684,000
Yemen 327,000 1,286,000
Total 15,188,000 42,600,000
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