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Table 4 Years of life lost (YLL) associated with type 2 diabetes on the population level

From: Diabetes free life expectancy and years of life lost associated with type 2 diabetes: projected trends in Germany between 2015 and 2040

Scenario YLL in 2015 (in million years) YLL in 2040 (in million years) Absolute change (in million years) Relative change (in percent)
Women
Base case 4.87 2.77 − 2.10 − 43.2
A 8.33 10.11 1.78 21.3
B 4.85 2.56 − 2.29 − 47.2
C 4.89 2.99 − 1.90 − 38.3
Men
Base case 5.88 3.58 − 2.30 − 39.1
A 10.28 12.63 2.35 22.9
B 5.86 3.31 − 2.54 − 43.4
C 5.91 3.87 − 2.04 − 34.5
Overall
Base case 10.75 6.35 − 4.40 − 41.0
A 18.61 22.74 4.13 22.2
B 10.70 5.87 − 4.83 − 45.1
C 10.80 6.86 − 3.94 − 36.5
  1. Scenarios assumed different annual trends in incidence rate (\(i\)) and mortality rate ratio (\({\mathrm{MRR}}\)) associated with diabetes: Base case: \(i\) constant, \({\mathrm{MRR}}\) − 2%; A: \(i\) constant, \({\mathrm{MRR}}\) constant; B: \(i\) − 0.5%, \({\mathrm{MRR}}\) − 2%; C: \(i\) + 0.5%, \({\mathrm{MRR}}\) − 2%