Percentage of Adults with Diagnosed Diabetes

Subpopulation Unweighted Frequency Weighted Percentage Standard Error Lower 95% Confidence
Limit
Upper 95% Confidence
Limit
TOTAL 2584 9.5 0.2 9.1 10.0
GENDER
Male 1098 10.0 0.4 9.3 10.7
Female 1486 9.1 0.3 8.5 9.6
AGE GROUP
18-24 Years 12 1.1 0.4 0.4 1.8
25-34 Years 42 2.1 0.3 1.4 2.8
35-44 Years 117 5.3 0.6 4.2 6.4
45-54 Years 378 9.8 0.6 8.7 10.9
55-64 Years 745 17.0 0.7 15.7 18.3
65+ Years 1290 20.4 0.6 19.2 21.5
ETHNICITY
Hispanic 118 9.6 1.1 7.5 11.7
Non-Hispanic 2462 9.5 0.2 9.1 10.0
RACE
White Only 2237 9.3 0.2 8.9 9.8
Black or AA only 165 13.7 1.5 10.9 16.6
Other Race Only 127 8.7 1.0 6.8 10.5
More than one race 51 11.4 2.0 7.5 15.4
EDUCATION
Less than high school 248 12.3 1.0 10.3 14.2
High school graduate or G.E.D. 876 11.4 0.5 10.5 12.3
Some college 808 9.2 0.4 8.5 10.0
College graduate 650 6.7 0.3 6.1 7.3
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 311 13.2 1.0 11.2 15.2
$15,000 - $24,999 532 12.8 0.7 11.4 14.2
$25,000 - $34,999 335 12.0 0.8 10.5 13.6
$35,000 - $49,999 390 11.0 0.6 9.7 12.2
$50,000+ 639 6.6 0.3 6.0 7.2
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed for wages or Self-employed 784 6.0 0.3 5.5 6.5
Out of work 129 8.8 1.0 6.8 10.7
Homemaker or Student 119 4.0 0.4 3.1 4.9
Retired 1179 20.5 0.6 19.3 21.7
Unable to work 367 27.9 1.6 24.7 31.1
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED
None 1175 15.3 0.5 14.3 16.3
1-19 hours 119 7.5 0.8 5.9 9.1
20-39 hours 185 5.5 0.5 4.5 6.5
40+ hours 575 6.1 0.3 5.5 6.7
MARITAL STATUS
Married or member of an unmarried couple 1364 9.5 0.3 8.9 10.1
Divorced or seperated 452 13.2 0.8 11.7 14.6
Widowed 569 19.0 0.8 17.3 20.7
Never married 197 4.2 0.4 3.4 5.1
DISABILITY STATUS
Living with a disability 1372 19.6 0.6 18.4 20.8
Living without a disability 1155 6.3 0.2 5.9 6.8
POPULATION DENSITY
Frontier 157 11.1 1.0 9.1 13.2
Rural 277 9.1 0.7 7.8 10.4
Densely-settled Rural 500 10.8 0.6 9.7 12.0
Semi-urban 408 9.9 0.6 8.8 11.1
Urban 1242 8.9 0.3 8.3 9.5
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS
Insured 2374 10.1 0.2 9.6 10.6
Uninsured 207 6.7 0.6 5.5 7.9
CURRENT ASTHMA STATUS
Current asthma 334 14.6 1.0 12.8 16.5
No current asthma 2232 9.0 0.2 8.6 9.5
ARTHRITIS STATUS
Have arthritis 1333 19.9 0.6 18.8 21.1
No arthritis 1227 6.3 0.2 5.9 6.8
SELF-PERCEIVED HEALTH STATUS
Fair or poor health 1077 27.5 1.0 25.6 29.3
Excellent, very good or good health 1497 6.3 0.2 5.9 6.7
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR
14+ days mental health not good 344 13.5 0.9 11.7 15.2
<14 days mental health not good 2206 9.1 0.2 8.6 9.5
SMOKING STATUS
Current smoker 368 7.9 0.5 6.9 8.9
Non-smoker 2207 10.0 0.3 9.5 10.5
WEIGHT CATEGORY
Normal or Underweight (BMI<25) 345 3.7 0.3 3.2 4.2
Overweight (25<=BMI<30) 769 8.0 0.3 7.4 8.7
Obese (BMI>=30) 1332 18.5 0.6 17.3 19.6
LEISURE TIME PHYSICAL ACTIVITY
Participates in leisure time physical activity 1518 7.9 0.2 7.4 8.4
Does not participate in leisure time physical activity 1021 14.2 0.5 13.2 15.3
AEROBIC AND STRENGTHENING EXERCISE (4 LEVEL)
Met Both Aerobic and Strengthening Guidelines 188 4.4 0.4 3.6 5.1
Met Aerobic Guidelines Only 744 9.3 0.4 8.5 10.1
Met Strengthening Guidelines Only 145 7.0 0.8 5.4 8.5
Did not meet Either Aerobic or Strengthening Guideline 1377 12.2 0.4 11.5 13.0
AEROBIC AND STRENGTHENING EXERCISE (2 LEVEL)
Met Both Aerobic and Strengthening Guidelines 188 4.4 0.4 3.6 5.1
Did Not Meet Both Aerobic and Strengthening Guidelines 2266 10.7 0.3 10.1 11.2
VETERAN STATUS
Served on active duty 520 17.0 0.8 15.4 18.6
Not served on active duty 2064 8.5 0.2 8.1 9.0

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.