|Subject : KOREAN DIABETES FACT SHEET 2015|
Source of Data
The estimated percentages and the total number of people over the age of 30 with type 2 diabetes were determined using the information from the National Health Information Database from January 2002 through to December 2013 made by National Health Insurance Service (NHIS).
› Diagnosis of diabetes was based on the disease-classification codes from the health insurance claim forms and database on Health Screening Service.
› About 2.7 million Korean people (8.03%) aged 30 years or older had type 2 diabetes in 2013. Based on fasting glucose level, 25.0% of adults had prediabetes (impaired fasting glucose).
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