The BETTER registery in numbers

Last update: March 2020

Adults

(14 y.o. and older)
  • 867 adults
  • 64% of women
  • 6.5% with LADA diabetes
  • 47% use an insulin pump
  • 78% use a CGM
  • In average, 6 low blood sugar episodes (under 3 mmol/L) in the last month
  • 13% have had a severe hypoglycemia in the past year
  • 21% are covered by the RAMQ exclusively

Children

(13 y.o. and younger)
  • 128 children
  • 50% girls/boys
  • 6.5% have A1C less than 7,0%
  • 50% use an insulin pump
  • 77% use a CGM
  • 14% of parents report having been diagnosed with depression in the past year (1 or 2 parents)