Table of contents

  • Preliminary material
    • Verso pages
    • Acknowledgments
    • Summary
  • Body section
    • Introduction
    • More than 6,000 children had type 1 diabetes
    • Prevalence rates similar for boys and girls
    • Almost 2 in 3 were aged 10-14
    • Almost 3 in 4 were diagnosed by the age of 9
    • Average time since diagnosis was 4 years
    • Highest rate was in Tasmania
    • Lowest rates were in remote areas and among Indigenous children
    • Australia's prevalence rate was 10th highest among similar countries
    • More than 2 in 5 children used an insulin pump
  • End matter
    • Appendix A: Summary tables
    • Appendix B: National data sources for type 1 diabetes in children
    • Appendix C: Statistical notes and methods
    • References