Table 3—

Five-year all-cause mortality rates by age-group and sex

5-year mortality rate
Type 1 diabetes
Type 2 diabetes
MaleFemaleMaleFemale
Age (years)
    18–292.7 (1.0–4.4) [342]1.2 (0.0–2.5) [267]No deaths [10]No deaths [7]
    30–395.0 (2.5–7.4) [314]6.8 (2.7–10.8) [157]4.1 (0.00–9.7) [53]2.6 (0.0–7.7) [38]
    40–498.3 (3.6–13.0) [148]6.9 (1.1–12.8) [74]8.4 (4.6–12.2) [218]12.6 (7.3–18.0) [166]
    50–5915.3 (6.5–24.0) [69]10.3 (0.7–19.8) [39]15.6 (12.4–18.9) [495]16.1 (12.7–19.6) [466]
    60–6928.8 (10.7–46.9) [25]12.5 (0.0–35.4) [9]29.4 (24.9–33.9) [422]27.8 (23.2–32.4) [392]
Total6.2 (4.5–7.8) [898]4.4 (2.6–6.2) [546]18.5 (16.3–20.8) [1198]19.3 (16.8–21.8) [1069]
  • Data are means (95% CI) [n].