Percentage of Adults with Diagnosed Diabetes

Subpopulation Unweighted Frequency Weighted Percentage Standard Error Lower 95% Confidence
Limit
Upper 95% Confidence
Limit
TOTAL 253 5.9 0.4 5.1 6.7
  . . . . .
SEX . . . . .
Male 102 6.3 0.7 5.0 7.6
Female 151 5.5 0.5 4.6 6.4
AGE GROUP . . . . .
18-24 years 4 1.0 0.5 0.0 2.0
25-34 years 10 1.4 0.5 0.5 2.4
35-44 years 22 2.1 0.5 1.1 3.1
45-54 years 44 5.7 1.0 3.8 7.6
55-64 years 65 12.1 1.6 9.0 15.1
65+ years 107 14.0 1.4 11.2 16.7
RACE/ETHNICITY . . . . .
White, Non-Hispanic 214 5.8 0.4 4.9 6.6
Black, Non-Hispanic 22 13.5 3.1 7.5 19.5
Other Race, Non-Hispanic 4 2.3 1.2 0.0 4.7
Hispanic 12 4.4 1.4 1.7 7.1
EDUCATION . . . . .
Less than High School 38 10.0 1.7 6.7 13.4
High School Graduate or G.E.D. 96 6.7 0.8 5.3 8.2
Some College 67 5.2 0.7 3.8 6.6
College Graduate 50 4.2 0.7 2.9 5.5
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME . . . . .
Less than $15,000 33 9.3 1.7 6.0 12.5
$15,000 - $24,999 59 8.5 1.2 6.2 10.8
$25,000 - $34,999 35 5.8 1.0 3.8 7.8
$35,000 - $49,000 34 4.6 0.9 2.9 6.3
$50,000+ 40 4.2 0.7 2.8 5.7
EMPLOYMENT STATUS . . . . .
Employed for Wages / Self-Employed 103 3.5 0.4 2.7 4.2
Out of Work 4 4.1 2.1 0.0 8.3
Homemaker / Student 13 3.5 1.0 1.5 5.5
Retired 111 15.4 1.5 12.5 18.4
Unable to Work 21 18.3 4.0 10.6 26.1
MARITAL STATUS . . . . .
Married / Member of Unmarried Couple 124 5.7 0.5 4.7 6.8
Divorced / Separated 55 7.8 1.1 5.6 10.0
Widowed 53 11.6 1.6 8.5 14.7
Never Married 21 2.8 0.7 1.4 4.2
DISABILITY STATUS . . . . .
Living with a Disability 108 15.4 1.6 12.4 18.5
Living without a Disability 139 4.0 0.4 3.3 4.7
POPULATION DENSITY . . . . .
Frontier 10 6.1 2.0 2.2 9.9
Rural 35 6.4 1.2 4.1 8.7
Densely-settled Rural 42 5.8 1.0 3.9 7.6
Semi-urban 46 5.1 0.8 3.5 6.6
Urban 117 6.2 0.6 4.9 7.4
SELF-PERCEIVED HEALTH STATUS . . . . .
Fair or Poor 119 21.8 2.0 17.9 25.7
Excellent to Good 131 3.6 0.3 2.9 4.3
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS . . . . .
Uninsured 20 4.2 1.0 2.2 6.1
Insured 233 6.1 0.4 5.3 7.0
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR . . . . .
14+ days mental health not good 35 9.7 1.7 6.3 13.1
<14 days mental health not good 210 5.4 0.4 4.6 6.2
SMOKING STATUS . . . . .
Current Smoker 41 4.6 0.8 3.1 6.2
Non-Smoker 210 6.2 0.5 5.3 7.2
WEIGHT CATEGORY . . . . .
Normal or Underweight (BMI <25) 44 2.8 0.4 1.9 3.6
Overweight (25 <= BMI < 30) 85 5.5 0.6 4.2 6.7
Obese (BMI >= 30) 110 13.2 1.3 10.6 15.8

Numerator: Respondents reporting they had been told by a doctor
they had diabetes, excluding females told only during pregnancy.
Denominator: All respondents, excluding unknowns and refusals.