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  How much insulin do you use per day, on average?  
      Less than 10 units  
  12%     15  
      10-20 units  
  18%     23  
      20-30 units  
  23%     29  
      30-40 units  
  13%     17  
      40-50 units  
  12%     15  
      50-60 units  
  6%     8  
      60-70 units  
  7%     9  
      70-80 units  
  5%     6  
      80-90 units  
  2%     3  
      More than 90 units  
  2%     2  

Total votes: 127

How much insulin do you use per day, on average?

Poll dates: January 23 - 30, 2013
Total Votes: 127

For people living with type 1 diabetes, daily insulin use varies by age, activity level, food eaten, and countless others variables. The goal for this poll was to get a general sense of insulin use among the CWD community.

Looking at just the numbers, the average number of units per day for those who responded to this poll is 34. That makes sense given that the majority of our audience is parents of kids with type 1 diabetes.

These two graphs illustrate the results:

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Units per day by percentage of respondents

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Cumulative units per day

[Download an Excel spreadsheet with the data and graphs from this poll]

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