Percentage of Adults with Diagnosed Diabetes

Subpopulation Unweighted Frequency Weighted Percentage Standard Error Lower 95% Confidence
Limit
Upper 95% Confidence
Limit
TOTAL 685 6.5 0.3 5.9 7.0
  . . . . .
SEX . . . . .
Male 253 5.9 0.4 5.1 6.7
Female 432 7.0 0.4 6.3 7.7
AGE GROUP . . . . .
18-24 years 6 1.0 0.4 0.2 1.8
25-34 years 21 1.7 0.4 0.9 2.5
35-44 years 73 4.2 0.6 3.1 5.3
45-54 years 115 6.0 0.6 4.8 7.1
55-64 years 140 11.5 1.0 9.5 13.4
65+ years 329 15.2 0.9 13.5 16.9
ETHNICITY . . . . .
Hispanic 33 5.1 1.0 3.2 7.1
Non-Hispanic 651 6.6 0.3 6.0 7.1
RACE . . . . .
White Only 598 6.3 0.3 5.8 6.9
Black Only 39 11.7 2.0 7.7 15.7
Other Race Only 37 6.1 1.1 3.9 8.3
More than One Race 10 6.5 2.2 2.2 10.8
EDUCATION . . . . .
Less than High School 88 11.3 1.3 8.6 13.9
High School Graduate or G.E.D. 242 7.9 0.6 6.8 9.0
Some College 186 5.8 0.5 4.9 6.7
College Graduate 168 5.0 0.4 4.1 5.8
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME . . . . .
Less than $15,000 103 11.9 1.3 9.3 14.4
$15,000 - $24,999 145 7.9 0.7 6.5 9.3
$25,000 - $34,999 119 8.3 0.8 6.7 9.9
$35,000 - $49,999 80 5.2 0.6 4.0 6.5
$50,000+ 118 4.2 0.4 3.4 5.0
EMPLOYMENT STATUS . . . . .
Employed for Wages / Self-Employed 251 4.0 0.3 3.5 4.6
Out of Work 22 5.4 1.4 2.8 8.1
Homemaker / Student 38 4.1 0.7 2.7 5.5
Retired 290 14.5 0.9 12.8 16.2
Unable to Work 83 24.2 2.6 19.1 29.4
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED . . . . .
None 267 12.7 0.8 11.1 14.3
1-19 Hours 26 6.5 1.4 3.9 9.2
20-39 Hours 60 4.7 0.7 3.5 6.0
40 + Hours 184 4.1 0.3 3.4 4.7
MARITAL STATUS . . . . .
Married / Member of Unmarried Couple 346 6.2 0.3 5.5 6.9
Divorced / Separated 144 8.8 0.8 7.3 10.4
Widowed 145 13.8 1.2 11.5 16.1
Never Married 50 2.8 0.5 1.9 3.7
DISABILITY STATUS . . . . .
Living with a Disability 302 14.4 0.9 12.7 16.1
Living without a Disability 374 4.7 0.3 4.2 5.2
POPULATION DENSITY . . . . .
Frontier 30 7.5 1.4 4.6 10.3
Rural 97 7.5 0.8 5.9 9.1
Densely-settled Rural 130 7.6 0.7 6.1 9.0
Semi-urban 140 6.7 0.6 5.5 7.9
Urban 287 5.7 0.4 5.0 6.4
SELF-PERCEIVED HEALTH STATUS . . . . .
Fair or Poor 307 20.7 1.2 18.3 23.1
Excellent to Good 378 4.4 0.2 3.9 4.8
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS . . . . .
Uninsured 60 4.7 0.7 3.4 6.1
Insured 622 6.7 0.3 6.2 7.3
ASTHMA STATUS . . . . .
Current Asthma 80 10.3 1.2 7.8 12.7
No Current Asthma 602 6.2 0.3 5.6 6.7
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR . . . . .
14+ days mental health not good 109 12.3 1.3 9.8 14.8
<14 days mental health not good 565 5.9 0.3 5.4 6.5
SMOKING STATUS . . . . .
Current Smoker 113 5.0 0.5 4.0 6.0
Non-Smoker 571 6.9 0.3 6.2 7.5
WEIGHT CATEGORY . . . . .
Normal or Underweight (BMI <25) 104 2.5 0.3 2.0 3.1
Overweight (25 <= BMI < 30) 212 5.7 0.4 4.9 6.6
Obese (BMI >= 30) 324 13.5 0.8 11.9 15.1
LEISURE TIME PHYSICAL ACTIVITY . . . . .
Participates in leisure time physical activity 404 5.2 0.3 4.7 5.8
Does not participate in leisure time physical activity 281 10.6 0.7 9.3 11.9

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.