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Table 3 Average blood sugar levels (HbA1c) reported by the patients during survey

From: Understanding the barriers and improving care in type 2 diabetes: Brazilian perspective in time to do more in diabetes

Average blood sugar/HbA1c levels USA (n = 151) UK (n = 100) India (n = 100) Japan (n = 101) Spain (n = 100) All five countries (n = 552) Brazil (n = 100)
≤6.5% 28 20 14 39 18 24 5
>6.5 and ≤7.0% 21 18 31 23 12 21 25
>7.0 and ≤7.5% 16 18 25 15 17 18 23
>7.5 and ≤8.0% 5 10 9 7 10 8 6
>8.0 and ≤8.5% 3 3 5 2 3 4
>8.5% 1 5 2 3 6 3 4
I don’t know 26 26 19 9 35 23 33
  1. Values are represented as percentages
  2. HbA1c glycosylated haemoglobin