India to have 101.1 million diabetics by 2030

Shalini, CNN-IBN | Nov 14, 2012 at 09:25am


New Delhi: India has 61 million diabetics between 20-79 years according to the International Diabetes Federation. By 2030, this figure is estimated to go up to 101.1 million. President of the International Diabetes Federation Professor Jean Claude Mbanya said, 'Major number of diabetics are in the middle and low income countries.'