Data allows us to establish baselines, set goals and objectives and measure progress over time. We use national and statewide data and collect local data to fill in the gaps and provide a richer sense of our strengths and opportunities.
DIABETES BY THE NUMBERS
$4.9B Estimated annual medical costs for Maryland as the result of prediabetes and type 2 diabetes.
-American Diabetes Association
Maryland Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS)
Maryland Youth Risk Behavior Survey (YRBS)