Percentage of Adults with Diagnosed Diabetes

Subpopulation Unweighted Frequency Weighted Percentage Standard Error Lower 95% Confidence
Limit
Upper 95% Confidence
Limit
TOTAL 846 7.3 0.3 6.7 7.9
  . . . . .
SEX . . . . .
Male 345 7.8 0.5 6.8 8.8
Female 501 6.8 0.3 6.2 7.5
AGE GROUP . . . . .
18-24 years 3 1.1 0.8 0.0 2.7
25-34 years 13 1.3 0.4 0.5 2.1
35-44 years 39 3.3 0.6 2.2 4.4
45-54 years 133 7.3 0.7 6.0 8.7
55-64 years 229 14.1 1.0 12.2 15.9
65+ years 425 17.0 0.8 15.4 18.6
ETHNICITY . . . . .
Hispanic 34 6.4 1.9 2.8 10.1
Non-Hispanic 811 7.4 0.3 6.8 8.0
RACE . . . . .
White Only 735 7.2 0.3 6.6 7.8
Black Only 49 13.9 2.2 9.5 18.3
Other Race Only 49 6.7 1.6 3.6 9.8
More than One Race 11 4.9 1.8 1.4 8.4
EDUCATION . . . . .
Less than High School 92 9.1 1.1 7.0 11.2
High School Graduate or G.E.D. 274 8.1 0.6 7.0 9.2
Some College 248 7.4 0.5 6.3 8.5
College Graduate 227 6.1 0.5 5.1 7.1
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME . . . . .
Less than $15,000 104 13.1 1.5 10.1 16.0
$15,000 - $24,999 182 11.5 1.2 9.2 13.8
$25,000 - $34,999 111 8.5 0.9 6.7 10.3
$35,000 - $49,999 124 7.5 0.8 5.9 9.0
$50,000+ 200 4.8 0.4 4.1 5.5
EMPLOYMENT STATUS . . . . .
Employed for Wages / Self-Employed 283 4.3 0.3 3.7 4.9
Out of Work 16 5.5 1.6 2.4 8.5
Homemaker / Student 43 3.6 0.6 2.4 4.8
Retired 408 18.4 0.9 16.6 20.2
Unable to Work 94 22.8 2.5 17.9 27.8
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED . . . . .
None 403 13.5 0.7 12.1 14.9
1-19 Hours 46 7.3 1.2 4.9 9.7
20-39 Hours 68 4.9 0.7 3.6 6.3
40 + Hours 210 4.3 0.4 3.5 5.0
MARITAL STATUS . . . . .
Married / Member of Unmarried Couple 429 7.0 0.4 6.3 7.8
Divorced / Separated 138 10.2 1.0 8.3 12.2
Widowed 221 17.7 1.2 15.4 20.0
Never Married 57 2.6 0.4 1.8 3.5
DISABILITY STATUS . . . . .
Living with a Disability 421 16.9 0.9 15.1 18.6
Living without a Disability 418 4.9 0.3 4.3 5.4
POPULATION DENSITY . . . . .
Frontier 32 5.0 1.0 3.2 6.9
Rural 114 7.8 0.8 6.2 9.5
Densely-settled Rural 143 7.3 0.7 5.9 8.7
Semi-urban 191 8.8 0.7 7.4 10.2
Urban 366 6.8 0.5 5.9 7.7
SELF-PERCEIVED HEALTH STATUS . . . . .
Fair or Poor 366 23.0 1.3 20.5 25.6
Excellent to Good 477 4.9 0.3 4.4 5.5
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS . . . . .
Uninsured 50 4.4 0.8 2.9 5.9
Insured 795 7.7 0.3 7.1 8.4
HYPERTENSION STATUS . . . . .
Hypertension 571 17.7 0.8 16.1 19.4
No Hypertension 274 3.5 0.2 3.0 4.0
ASTHMA STATUS . . . . .
Current Asthma 96 9.4 1.1 7.2 11.5
No Current Asthma 749 7.1 0.3 6.5 7.8
ARTHRITIS STATUS . . . . .
Has arthritis 481 13.7 0.7 12.3 15.0
No arthritis 354 4.9 0.3 4.2 5.5
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR . . . . .
14+ days mental health not good 93 10.4 1.3 7.9 12.9
<14 days mental health not good 736 7.0 0.3 6.4 7.6
SMOKING STATUS . . . . .
Current Smoker 116 5.7 0.6 4.5 6.9
Non-Smoker 729 7.7 0.3 7.0 8.3
WEIGHT CATEGORY . . . . .
Normal or Underweight (BMI <25) 131 3.1 0.3 2.5 3.7
Overweight (25 <= BMI < 30) 243 6.1 0.4 5.2 7.0
Obese (BMI >= 30) 432 14.3 0.8 12.7 15.9
LEISURE TIME PHYSICAL ACTIVITY . . . . .
Participates in leisure time physical activity 481 5.8 0.3 5.2 6.4
Does not participate in leisure time physical activity 363 12.2 0.7 10.8 13.7
RECOMMENDED LEVEL OF PHYSICAL ACTIVITY . . . . .
Meets Recommendations 258 5.5 0.4 4.7 6.2
Insufficient 316 7.1 0.5 6.1 8.1
No Activity 230 15.8 1.2 13.5 18.0

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.