Global Perspective (Type 2 DM) ICA IA-2 GADA
UKPDS (Caucasians) 10 - 6
Tuomi et al (Finnish) - - 9.3
a) those GADA pos. - 17 -
b) those GADA neg. - 0.5 -
Thai et al (Chinese) 5   16
INDIAN PERSPECTIVE      
Mohan et al in Type 2      
a) Low Body Weight (Lean) 0 - 10
b) Normal Body Weight 13 - 5
c) Obese 7 - 4
Mohan et al. [16]      
a) Type 1 54 - 48
b) Type 2 5 - 6
Ramachandran et al.      
In Type 2 DM - - 12.5
a) on OHA - - 9.1
b) on insulin - - 15.2
in Non-Diabetic Controls - - 4.8
Bhatia et al      
a) Young Type 2 - 4 25
b) Type 1 - 22 40
c) PDDM - - 25
Table 9: Prevelence of autoantibody positivity in different type of diabetics and various population groups (in percent) [1].