Percentage of Adults with Diagnosed Diabetes

Subpopulation Unweighted Frequency Weighted Percentage Standard Error Lower 95% Confidence
Limit
Upper 95% Confidence
Limit
TOTAL 1067 8.4 0.3 7.8 9.1
  . . . . .
SEX . . . . .
Male 456 8.6 0.5 7.7 9.6
Female 611 8.2 0.4 7.4 9.0
AGE GROUP . . . . .
18-24 years 3 1.5 0.9 0.0 3.2
25-34 years 13 1.7 0.5 0.6 2.8
35-44 years 53 4.4 0.7 3.1 5.7
45-54 years 156 9.2 0.8 7.6 10.7
55-64 years 286 14.0 0.8 12.3 15.6
65+ years 556 18.5 0.8 16.9 20.0
ETHNICITY . . . . .
Hispanic 51 8.5 1.4 5.8 11.3
Non-Hispanic 1015 8.4 0.3 7.8 9.1
RACE . . . . .
White Only 902 8.1 0.3 7.4 8.7
Black Only 78 14.9 2.0 10.9 18.9
Other Race Only 57 8.6 1.4 5.9 11.3
More than One Race 28 11.8 2.6 6.7 17.0
EDUCATION . . . . .
Less than High School 93 12.5 1.6 9.4 15.6
High School Graduate or G.E.D. 352 9.3 0.7 8.0 10.5
Some College 333 9.3 0.6 8.0 10.5
College Graduate 289 6.5 0.4 5.7 7.4
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME . . . . .
Less than $15,000 130 14.4 1.7 11.1 17.7
$15,000 - $24,999 202 13.3 1.3 10.8 15.8
$25,000 - $34,999 142 9.9 1.0 7.9 11.8
$35,000 - $49,999 176 9.7 0.8 8.0 11.3
$50,000+ 257 5.3 0.4 4.6 6.1
EMPLOYMENT STATUS . . . . .
Employed for Wages / Self-Employed 345 5.3 0.3 4.6 6.0
Out of Work 43 10.7 2.1 6.7 14.8
Homemaker / Student 50 4.3 0.8 2.7 5.9
Retired 493 18.3 0.8 16.7 19.9
Unable to Work 129 25.0 2.4 20.2 29.8
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED . . . . .
None 489 13.7 0.7 12.3 15.1
1-19 Hours 55 7.3 1.1 5.2 9.4
20-39 Hours 96 5.7 0.8 4.2 7.3
40 + Hours 234 5.0 0.4 4.2 5.7
MARITAL STATUS . . . . .
Married / Member of Unmarried Couple 550 8.0 0.4 7.2 8.7
Divorced / Separated 209 13.3 1.1 11.2 15.5
Widowed 240 17.8 1.2 15.5 20.1
Never Married 67 4.0 0.7 2.6 5.4
POPULATION DENSITY . . . . .
Frontier 47 8.6 1.4 5.8 11.3
Rural 133 8.2 0.8 6.6 9.9
Densely-settled Rural 174 10.8 1.1 8.7 12.9
Semi-urban 176 8.0 0.8 6.5 9.5
Urban 536 7.9 0.4 7.1 8.8
DISABILITY STATUS . . . . .
Living with a Disability 523 17.1 0.9 15.4 18.9
Living without a Disability 541 5.9 0.3 5.3 6.5
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS . . . . .
Uninsured 76 7.7 1.2 5.3 10.0
Insured 990 8.6 0.3 7.9 9.2
ASTHMA STATUS . . . . .
Current Asthma 124 10.5 1.1 8.3 12.7
No Current Asthma 933 8.2 0.3 7.6 8.9
SELF-PERCEIVED HEALTH STATUS . . . . .
Fair or Poor 414 22.8 1.3 20.3 25.4
Excellent to Good 650 6.2 0.3 5.6 6.8
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR . . . . .
14+ days mental health not good 126 10.9 1.2 8.6 13.2
<14 days mental health not good 917 8.1 0.3 7.4 8.7
SMOKING STATUS . . . . .
Current Smoker 141 8.4 1.0 6.4 10.3
Non-Smoker 922 8.5 0.3 7.8 9.1
WEIGHT CATEGORY . . . . .
Normal or Underweight (BMI <25) 149 3.4 0.4 2.6 4.1
Overweight (25 <= BMI < 30) 298 6.9 0.5 5.9 7.8
Obese (BMI >= 30) 567 16.1 0.8 14.5 17.7
LEISURE TIME PHYSICAL ACTIVITY . . . . .
Participates in leisure time physical activity 660 7.1 0.3 6.5 7.8
Does not participate in leisure time physical activity 406 12.5 0.8 11.0 14.0
ARTHRITIS STATUS* . . . . .
Arthritis 275 17.5 1.1 15.2 19.7
No Arthritis 240 6.6 0.5 5.6 7.6

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 Arthritis Status
is based on responses from all respondents on Questionniare Split B, excluding unknowns and refusals.