Table 1

Descriptive characteristics of the study population by diabetes status and sex (DaTraV, age ≥30 years)

No diabetesDiabetes
WomenMenWomenMen
Population size in million (2013)22.518.33.33.2
Proportion (%) 201355.144.950.849.2
Mean age in years 201355.953.671.567.9
Number of deaths 2014254 408220 305148 491140 024
Mortality rate per 1000 persons*12.0012.7419.9621.91
Mortality rate per 1000 persons across age groups*
 30–34 years0.300.622.034.26
 35–39 years0.450.871.864.38
 40–44 years0.771.403.755.31
 45–49 years1.292.344.627.64
 50–54 years2.234.136.9510.18
 55–59 years3.416.739.1914.55
 60–64 years5.2110.7111.1819.84
 65–69 years7.8015.4415.4225.84
 70–74 years11.6322.3522.5638.24
 75–79 years19.1533.6435.1755.34
 80–84 years40.0262.1462.9789.99
 85–89 years83.06111.42113.91144.18
 90–94 years157.24191.04194.06229.21
 95 years and older270.33303.74304.13336.90
  • *Age standardised to the German population 2013 using all displayed age groups.

  • DaTraV, Data Transparency Regulation Act.