Welcome to OHID’s diabetes profile. This profile provides information on the distribution and determinants of diabetes, measures of patient treatment and care and diabetes-related complications. 


Diabetes Foot Care Profiles

The National Cardiovascular Intelligence Network (NCVIN) produces diabetes footcare profiles for each CCG in England. They are based on data taken from Hospital Episode Statistics, the National Diabetes Audit and the Quality and Outcomes Framework.

A spreasheet containing the latest update for these indicators can be found here. An accompanying technical document is also available. These statistics were last updated in January 2023.


CVD Profiles: Diabetes Profile

The NCVIN CVD profiles present an overview of data on the cardiovascular, and cardiovascular related, conditions of heart disease, stroke, diabetes and kidney disease. The profiles are for commissioners and health professionals when assessing the impact of cardiovascular disease on their local population and making decisions about services.

National Diabetes Audit data

The National Diabetes Audit (NDA) is a major national clinical audit, which measures the effectiveness of diabetes healthcare against NICE Clinical Guidelines and NICE Quality Standards, in England and Wales. This site includes indicators from the National Diabetes Audit, to allow comparative analysis across both GP practices and CCGs in England regarding diabetes care, treatment and outcomes. This data is available by clicking the 'Start' button on the top right of this page.


About this profile 

This profile brings together a wide range of local, regional and national information related to both type 1 and type 2 diabetes and makes it accessible in one place.

The indicators, available through this profile, can be used for a number of purposes including:

  • Local needs assessment
  • Informing commissioning decisions
  • Supporting service improvements
  • Programme evaluation  

The data used for the indicators comes from different sources, including:  routine primary care data, national survey data, national clinical audit data and hospital records.   

The indicators provide information on the distribution and determinants of diabetes, measures of patient treatment and care and diabetes-related complications.

Where the data is available, this profile allows the indicators to be viewed at numerous geographies, against different benchmarks and over different time-periods. As well as accessing and downloading the indicators through the fingertips platform.

This profile is updated and maintained by the National Cardiovascular Intelligence Network and any comments or suggestions would be welcome via:

Other diabetes data, tools and publications

Please find the links below to other useful diabetes data, tools and publications: