Percentage of Adults with Diagnosed Diabetes

Response Unweighted Frequency Weighted Percentage Standard Error Lower 95% Confidence
Limit
Upper 95% Confidence
Limit
TOTAL 959 8.1 0.3 7.5 8.7
  . . . . .
SEX . . . . .
Male 394 8.4 0.5 7.4 9.5
Female 565 7.8 0.4 7.1 8.5
AGE GROUP . . . . .
18-24 years 2 1.1 0.8 0.0 2.7
25-34 years 10 1.6 0.5 0.6 2.7
35-44 years 42 3.6 0.6 2.4 4.8
45-54 years 160 8.7 0.7 7.2 10.1
55-64 years 259 13.9 0.9 12.1 15.6
65+ years 486 19.2 0.8 17.6 20.9
ETHNICITY . . . . .
Hispanic 51 8.8 1.5 5.8 11.7
Non-Hispanic 908 8.1 0.3 7.4 8.7
RACE . . . . .
White Only 827 8.0 0.3 7.4 8.7
Black Only 48 9.2 1.6 6.0 12.4
Other Race Only 62 8.5 1.3 6.0 11.1
More than One Race 19 7.8 2.1 3.7 11.9
EDUCATION . . . . .
Less than High School 101 12.3 1.5 9.3 15.3
High School Graduate or G.E.D. 316 9.4 0.7 8.1 10.7
Some College 319 9.1 0.6 7.9 10.2
College Graduate 222 5.5 0.4 4.6 6.3
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME . . . . .
Less than $15,000 125 12.5 1.5 9.5 15.6
$15,000 - $24,999 188 12.3 1.1 10.1 14.5
$25,000 - $34,999 114 10.4 1.1 8.3 12.5
$35,000 - $49,999 158 9.5 0.8 7.8 11.2
$50,000+ 239 5.3 0.4 4.5 6.0
EMPLOYMENT STATUS . . . . .
Employed for Wages / Self-Employed 363 5.5 0.4 4.8 6.2
Out of Work 18 5.5 1.5 2.5 8.4
Homemaker / Student 54 3.7 0.5 2.7 4.8
Retired 414 18.7 0.9 17.0 20.5
Unable to Work 108 24.9 2.6 19.8 30.0
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED . . . . .
None 421 14.0 0.7 12.6 15.4
1-19 Hours 56 7.7 1.2 5.5 10.0
20-39 Hours 77 5.4 1.0 3.6 7.3
40 + Hours 270 5.4 0.4 4.6 6.1
MARITAL STATUS . . . . .
Married / Member of Unmarried Couple 539 8.2 0.4 7.4 9.0
Divorced / Separated 158 11.0 1.1 8.9 13.1
Widowed 198 16.8 1.2 14.5 19.1
Never Married 62 2.7 0.5 1.6 3.8
DISABILITY STATUS . . . . .
Living with a Disability 474 17.0 0.9 15.2 18.9
Living without a Disability 481 5.5 0.3 4.9 6.1
POPULATION DENSITY . . . . .
Frontier 48 9.0 1.5 6.1 11.9
Rural 149 10.3 0.9 8.5 12.2
Densely-settled Rural 164 9.1 1.0 7.2 11.0
Semi-urban 187 9.1 0.8 7.5 10.7
Urban 409 6.8 0.4 6.0 7.5
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS . . . . .
Uninsured 55 4.8 0.9 3.1 6.5
Insured 903 8.6 0.3 7.9 9.2
ASTHMA STATUS . . . . .
Current Asthma 111 10.8 1.3 8.3 13.4
No Current Asthma 842 7.9 0.3 7.2 8.5
SELF-PERCEIVED HEALTH STATUS . . . . .
Fair or Poor 410 25.5 1.5 22.6 28.3
Excellent to Good 546 5.4 0.3 4.9 5.9
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR . . . . .
14+ days mental health not good 113 10.9 1.2 8.4 13.3
<14 days mental health not good 825 7.8 0.3 7.1 8.4
SMOKING STATUS . . . . .
Current Smoker 126 6.4 0.7 5.1 7.8
Non-Smoker 832 8.5 0.4 7.8 9.2
WEIGHT CATEGORY . . . . .
Normal or Underweight (BMI <25) 136 3.2 0.3 2.5 3.8
Overweight (25 <= BMI < 30) 296 6.6 0.4 5.7 7.5
Obese (BMI >= 30) 479 15.8 0.9 14.1 17.4
LEISURE TIME PHYSICAL ACTIVITY . . . . .
Participates in leisure time physical activity 563 6.5 0.3 5.8 7.1
Does not participate in leisure time physical activity 396 12.9 0.8 11.4 14.4
HYPERTENSION STATUS* . . . . .
Hypertension 303 16.4 1.1 14.3 18.5
No Hypertension 125 3.2 0.4 2.5 3.9
RECOMMENDED LEVEL OF PHYSICAL ACTIVITY* . . . . .
Meets Recommendations 121 5.1 0.6 3.9 6.3
Insufficient 189 7.8 0.6 6.5 9.1
No Activity 94 13.2 1.5 10.2 16.2

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.
 
*Please Note: Prevalence of adults with diagnosed diabetes among categories of Hypertension Status and Recommended Level of Physical Activity is based on responses from all respondents on Questionnaire Split A, excluding unknowns and refusals.