Percentage of Adults with Diagnosed Diabetes

Subpopulation Unweighted Frequency Weighted Percentage Standard Error Lower 95% Confidence
Limit
Upper 95% Confidence
Limit
TOTAL 316 6.0 0.4 5.3 6.7
  . . . . .
SEX . . . . .
Male 132 5.8 0.5 4.7 6.9
Female 184 6.2 0.5 5.2 7.2
AGE GROUP . . . . .
18-24 years 2 0.5 0.4 0.0 1.3
25-34 years 13 1.9 0.6 0.8 3.0
35-44 years 31 3.3 0.6 2.1 4.4
45-54 years 52 4.9 0.7 3.5 6.3
55-64 years 69 11.7 1.5 8.8 14.6
65+ years 148 14.5 1.2 12.1 16.9
RACE/ETHNICITY . . . . .
White Only, Non-Hispanic 270 6.0 0.4 5.2 6.7
Black Only, Non-Hispanic 22 10.1 2.4 5.4 14.8
Other Race Only, Non-Hispanic 8 5.2 2.0 1.3 9.0
Multiracial, Non-Hispanic 2 1.6 1.1 0.0 3.8
Hispanic 12 4.7 1.5 1.9 7.6
EDUCATION . . . . .
Less than High School 29 7.3 1.5 4.3 10.3
High School Graduate or G.E.D. 123 7.7 0.8 6.2 9.2
Some College 101 6.5 0.7 5.1 7.9
College Graduate 63 3.7 0.5 2.8 4.7
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME . . . . .
Less than $15,000 47 11.1 1.8 7.6 14.7
$15,000 - $24,999 74 7.9 1.0 5.9 9.9
$25,000 - $34,999 46 5.4 0.8 3.8 7.1
$35,000 - $49,999 44 5.4 0.9 3.7 7.1
$50,000+ 65 5.1 0.7 3.7 6.4
EMPLOYMENT STATUS . . . . .
Employed for Wages / Self-Employed 105 3.3 0.4 2.6 4.0
Out of Work 12 9.4 2.8 3.9 14.9
Homemaker / Student 14 2.4 0.7 1.1 3.7
Retired 155 14.9 1.2 12.5 17.3
Unable to Work 29 18.6 3.5 11.7 25.6
MARITAL STATUS . . . . .
Married / Member of Unmarried Couple 150 5.7 0.5 4.8 6.6
Divorced / Separated 64 7.1 0.9 5.3 9.0
Widowed 72 14.1 1.7 10.8 17.4
Never Married 29 2.8 0.6 1.6 4.0
DISABILITY STATUS . . . . .
Living with a Disability 135 14.6 1.3 12.0 17.1
Living without a Disability 179 4.2 0.3 3.5 4.9
POPULATION DENSITY . . . . .
Frontier 15 7.6 2.1 3.5 11.7
Rural 52 8.9 1.3 6.4 11.5
Densely-settled Rural 51 6.1 0.9 4.3 7.9
Semi-urban 65 6.0 0.8 4.4 7.5
Urban 133 5.2 0.5 4.2 6.2
SELF-PERCEIVED HEALTH STATUS . . . . .
Fair or Poor 138 20.0 1.7 16.6 23.4
Excellent to Good 177 3.8 0.3 3.2 4.5
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS . . . . .
Uninsured 25 3.3 0.7 1.8 4.7
Insured 291 6.4 0.4 5.6 7.2
HYPERTENSION STATUS . . . . .
Hypertension 187 14.5 1.1 12.4 16.7
No Hypertension 128 3.4 0.3 2.8 4.0
ASTHMA STATUS . . . . .
Current Asthma 39 9.0 1.6 6.0 12.1
No Current Asthma 275 5.7 0.4 5.0 6.5
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR . . . . .
14+ days mental health not good 36 8.9 1.7 5.7 12.2
<14 days mental health not good 273 5.7 0.4 5.0 6.4
SMOKING STATUS . . . . .
Current Smoker 51 4.5 0.7 3.2 5.9
Non-Smoker 265 6.4 0.4 5.6 7.2
WEIGHT CATEGORY . . . . .
Normal or Underweight (BMI <25) 43 2.0 0.3 1.4 2.6
Overweight (25 <= BMI < 30) 101 5.9 0.6 4.7 7.1
Obese (BMI >= 30) 153 13.0 1.1 10.8 15.2

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.