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The BETTER registry in numbers

Last update: July 2020

Adults

(14 y.o. and older)
  • 1125 adults
  • 56% of women / 44% of men
  • 6.5% with LADA diabetes
  • 43% use an insulin pump
  • 76% 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
  • 24% live in Montreal
  • 17% live in Montérégie
  • 10% live in Estrie
  • 49% distributed across the province

Children

(13 y.o. and younger)
  • 128 children
  • 52% girls / 48% boys
  • 9% have HbA1C less than 7,0%
  • 50% use an insulin pump
  • 74% use a CGM
  • 13% of parents report having been diagnosed with depression in the past year (1 or 2 parents)
  • 19% live in Montérégie
  • 17% live in Capitale-Nationale
  • 13% live in Montreal
  • 51% distributed across the province