Percentage of Adults with Diagnosed Diabetes

Subpopulation Unweighted Frequency Weighted Percentage Standard Error Lower 95% Confidence
Limit
Upper 95% Confidence
Limit
TOTAL 758 6.9 0.3 6.3 7.5
  . . . . .
SEX . . . . .
Male 322 7.4 0.5 6.5 8.3
Female 436 6.4 0.3 5.7 7.1
AGE GROUP . . . . .
18-24 years 4 1.2 0.6 0.0 2.4
25-34 years 16 1.6 0.4 0.8 2.5
35-44 years 51 3.4 0.5 2.4 4.5
45-54 years 126 7.2 0.7 5.9 8.6
55-64 years 176 12.4 1.0 10.5 14.3
65+ years 384 16.2 0.8 14.6 17.9
ETHNICITY . . . . .
Hispanic 36 5.9 1.1 3.7 8.1
Non-Hispanic 722 7.0 0.3 6.4 7.6
RACE . . . . .
White Only 665 6.7 0.3 6.1 7.3
Black Only 39 13.8 2.4 9.1 18.4
Other Race Only 37 6.6 1.2 4.1 9.0
More than One Race 17 9.0 2.4 4.2 13.7
EDUCATION . . . . .
Less than High School 86 9.9 1.3 7.4 12.4
High School Graduate or G.E.D. 278 7.8 0.5 6.7 8.8
Some College 217 7.1 0.6 6.0 8.3
College Graduate 176 5.1 0.4 4.3 5.9
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME . . . . .
Less than $15,000 108 14.3 1.8 10.7 17.9
$15,000 - $24,999 180 10.0 0.9 8.3 11.7
$25,000 - $34,999 110 8.4 0.9 6.7 10.1
$35,000 - $49,999 102 6.5 0.7 5.1 7.8
$50,000+ 141 4.1 0.4 3.4 4.9
EMPLOYMENT STATUS . . . . .
Employed for Wages / Self-Employed 258 4.3 0.3 3.7 4.9
Out of Work 23 6.1 1.6 3.0 9.2
Homemaker / Student 27 2.6 0.6 1.5 3.7
Retired 352 15.8 0.9 14.1 17.5
Unable to Work 98 26.5 2.8 21.1 31.9
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED . . . . .
None 336 11.4 0.7 10.0 12.7
1-19 Hours 29 4.3 0.9 2.6 6.1
20-39 Hours 73 5.6 0.9 3.9 7.3
40 + Hours 188 4.1 0.3 3.5 4.8
MARITAL STATUS . . . . .
Married / Member of Unmarried Couple 388 6.4 0.3 5.7 7.1
Divorced / Separated 126 9.2 0.9 7.4 11.0
Widowed 178 15.3 1.1 13.1 17.5
Never Married 66 4.2 0.7 2.7 5.7
DISABILITY STATUS . . . . .
Living with a Disability 373 16.7 1.0 14.8 18.6
Living without a Disability 384 4.5 0.3 4.0 5.1
POPULATION DENSITY . . . . .
Frontier 36 7.1 1.3 4.5 9.6
Rural 102 7.3 0.9 5.6 9.1
Densely-settled Rural 140 8.1 0.8 6.6 9.7
Semi-urban 153 7.0 0.6 5.7 8.2
Urban 325 6.3 0.4 5.6 7.1
SELF-PERCEIVED HEALTH STATUS . . . . .
Fair or Poor 356 24.2 1.4 21.5 26.8
Excellent to Good 394 4.3 0.2 3.8 4.7
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS . . . . .
Uninsured 60 5.4 0.8 3.8 7.0
Insured 695 7.1 0.3 6.5 7.7
HYPERTENSION STATUS . . . . .
Hypertension 502 17.5 0.8 15.9 19.1
No Hypertension 254 3.5 0.3 3.0 4.0
ASTHMA STATUS . . . . .
Current Asthma 78 10.5 1.3 7.9 13.1
No Current Asthma 679 6.6 0.3 6.1 7.2
ARTHRITIS STATUS . . . . .
Has arthritis 416 13.1 0.7 11.8 14.5
No arthritis 334 4.5 0.3 4.0 5.1
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR . . . . .
14+ days mental health not good 110 11.5 1.3 9.0 14.0
<14 days mental health not good 625 6.4 0.3 5.8 6.9
SMOKING STATUS . . . . .
Current Smoker 99 5.0 0.6 3.8 6.1
Non-Smoker 657 7.3 0.3 6.7 8.0
WEIGHT CATEGORY . . . . .
Normal or Underweight (BMI <25) 122 2.9 0.3 2.3 3.6
Overweight (25 <= BMI < 30) 245 6.2 0.4 5.4 7.1
Obese (BMI >= 30) 349 14.4 0.8 12.7 16.0
LEISURE TIME PHYSICAL ACTIVITY . . . . .
Participates in leisure time physical activity 433 5.3 0.3 4.7 5.9
Does not participate in leisure time physical activity 325 11.9 0.7 10.5 13.4
RECOMMENDED LEVEL OF PHYSICAL ACTIVITY . . . . .
Meets Recommendations 231 4.7 0.4 4.0 5.5
Insufficient 262 6.9 0.5 5.9 7.8
No Activity 227 14.3 1.0 12.3 16.4

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