From 1997 to 2011, the number of people aged 35 years or older with diabetes and with self-reported heart disease or stroke increased from 4.2 million to 7.6 million. In 2011, among people with diabetes aged 35 years and older and with self-reported heart disease or stroke, 5.0 million reported having coronary heart disease, 3.7 million reported having other heart disease or condition, and 2.1 million reported having stroke.

Year Coronary Heart Disease Stroke Other Heart Disease or Condition Heart Disease or Stroke
1997 2.6 1.0 2.2 4.2
1998 2.6 0.9 2.1 4.1
1999 2.7 1.0 2.0 4.2
2000 2.9 1.1 2.1 4.4
2001 3.2 1.3 2.3 4.8
2002 3.4 1.4 2.5 5.1
2003 3.5 1.5 2.5 5.3
2004 3.7 1.5 2.8 5.5
2005 3.9 1.5 2.9 5.7
2006 3.9 1.6 3.0 5.9
2007 4.1 1.8 3.3 6.3
2008 4.2 1.9 3.5 6.7
2009 4.6 2.0 3.7 7.2
2010 4.8 2.0 3.7 7.4
2011 5.0 2.1 3.7 7.6

Source: Center for Disease Control and Prevention


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