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Table 1 Hospitalizations costs due to diabetes and related conditions in the Public Healthcare System (SUS), Brazil/2014

From: Economic burden of diabetes in Brazil in 2014

Diabetes and related diseases Costs per person (Int$)a Total costs—Brazil (Int$)
Men Women All Men Women All
Diabetes mellitus 383 349 364 22,751,869 25,116,678 47,868,548
Attributed to diabetes
 Cardiovascular diseasesb 1760 1300 1529 72,679,758 54,189,832 126,869,590
 Renal diseases 1696 1488 1602 20,883,927 15,253,469 36,137,396
 Eye diseases 700 567 621 5,927,851 7,002,473 12,933,324
 Neurological diseasesc 696 657 679 10,337,988 7,794,401 18,132,390
 Infectious diseasesd 642 610 624 6,007,232 6,716,031 12,723,263
 Neoplasmse 1194 1214 1207 3,302,995 6,945,379 10,248,374
Total 956 746 845 141,891,620 123,018,263 264,912,885
  1. SUS National Unified Health System (Sistema Único de Saúde)
  2. a1 Int$ = 1.74 Brazilian Reais
  3. bCoronary heart disease and cerebrovascular disease
  4. cDiagnoses related to diabetic neuropathy
  5. dUrinary and respiratory infections
  6. eBreast, endometrial, pancreas, colorectal, hepatocarcinoma, cholangiocarcinoma