Percentage of Adults with Diagnosed Diabetes

Subpopulation Unweighted Frequency Weighted Percentage Standard Error Lower 95% Confidence
Limit
Upper 95% Confidence
Limit
TOTAL 284 5.8 0.4 5.1 6.5
  . . . . .
SEX . . . . .
Male 110 5.5 0.5 4.4 6.6
Female 174 6.1 0.5 5.1 7.1
AGE GROUP . . . . .
18-24 years 6 1.6 0.7 0.3 2.9
25-34 years 13 1.3 0.4 0.6 2.1
35-44 years 23 2.4 0.5 1.3 3.4
45-54 years 56 5.9 0.8 4.2 7.5
55-64 years 58 9.9 1.3 7.3 12.5
65+ years 126 14.2 1.3 11.7 16.6
RACE/ETHNICITY . . . . .
White Only, Non-Hispanic 240 5.6 0.4 4.8 6.3
Black Only, Non-Hispanic 17 9.4 2.3 4.9 14.0
Other Race Only, Non-Hispanic 8 6.2 2.3 1.7 10.7
Multiracial, Non-Hispanic 5 9.0 4.3 0.7 17.4
Hispanic 13 7.1 2.2 2.9 11.3
EDUCATION . . . . .
Less than High School 46 13.1 2.0 9.2 17.0
High School Graduate or G.E.D. 105 7.2 0.7 5.8 8.6
Some College 70 4.5 0.6 3.4 5.7
College Graduate 60 3.8 0.5 2.8 4.8
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME . . . . .
Less than $15,000 34 9.0 1.6 5.8 12.2
$15,000 - $24,999 74 10.0 1.2 7.7 12.4
$25,000 - $34,999 33 5.9 1.1 3.7 8.1
$35,000 - $49,999 41 4.5 0.7 3.1 6.0
$50,000+ 49 3.4 0.5 2.4 4.4
EMPLOYMENT STATUS . . . . .
Employed for Wages / Self-Employed 124 3.8 0.4 3.0 4.5
Out of Work 3 2.2 1.3 0.0 4.8
Homemaker / Student 14 3.3 0.9 1.5 5.1
Retired 112 13.5 1.3 11.0 16.0
Unable to Work 30 20.4 3.7 13.2 27.6
MARITAL STATUS . . . . .
Married / Member of Unmarried Couple 135 5.4 0.5 4.4 6.3
Divorced / Separated 63 8.2 1.1 6.2 10.3
Widowed 64 12.6 1.5 9.5 15.6
Never Married 20 2.3 0.6 1.1 3.5
DISABILITY STATUS . . . . .
Living with a Disability 97 13.3 1.4 10.6 16.1
Living without a Disability 174 4.3 0.3 3.6 5.0
POPULATION DENSITY . . . . .
Frontier 13 6.3 1.9 2.7 9.9
Rural 48 8.5 1.3 6.1 11.0
Densely-settled Rural 45 6.9 1.1 4.7 9.0
Semi-urban 52 5.3 0.8 3.8 6.9
Urban 124 4.9 0.5 4.0 5.9
SELF-PERCEIVED HEALTH STATUS . . . . .
Fair or Poor 128 21.5 1.9 17.8 25.1
Excellent to Good 153 3.5 0.3 2.9 4.1
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS . . . . .
Uninsured 14 3.0 0.9 1.2 4.9
Insured 270 6.1 0.4 5.4 6.9
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR . . . . .
14+ days mental health not good 36 8.0 1.4 5.3 10.8
<14 days mental health not good 240 5.6 0.4 4.8 6.3
SMOKING STATUS . . . . .
Current Smoker 56 4.9 0.7 3.5 6.2
Non-Smoker 227 6.1 0.4 5.2 6.9
WEIGHT CATEGORY . . . . .
Normal or Underweight (BMI <25) 44 2.4 0.4 1.6 3.2
Overweight (25 <= BMI < 30) 84 5.2 0.6 4.0 6.3
Obese (BMI >= 30) 130 12.8 1.2 10.6 15.1

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.