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Table 3 Needle length used to inject insulin in Brazil, Latin America and the World

From: Insulin Injection Technique Questionnaire: results of an international study comparing Brazil, Latin America and World data

Needle length (mm) Brazil, N (%) Latin Am, N (%) World, N (%)
4 10 (7%) 41 (10%) 2205 (28%)
5 15 (10%) 50 (12%) 1599 (20%)
6 18 (12%) 96 (22%) 1582 (20%)
8 95 (64%) 207 (48%) 2135 (27%)
Other/NA 10 (7%) 34 (8%) 395 (5%)
  1. NA non available