Percentage of Adults With Diagnosed Diabetes

Subpopulation Unweighted Frequency Weighted Percentage Standard Error Lower 95% Confidence
Limit
Upper 95% Confidence
Limit
TOTAL 1510 9.4 0.3 8.8 10.0
GENDER
Male 721 10.0 0.4 9.1 10.8
Female 789 8.8 0.4 8.1 9.6
AGE GROUP
18-24 years 7 0.7 0.3 0.2 1.3
25-34 years 17 1.3 0.4 0.6 2.1
35-44 years 56 4.3 0.6 3.0 5.5
45-54 years 178 9.5 0.8 8.0 11.1
55-64 years 397 14.7 0.8 13.2 16.3
65+ years 855 21.8 0.8 20.3 23.3
ETHNICITY
Hispanic 60 6.3 1.0 4.4 8.2
Non-Hispanic 1436 9.7 0.3 9.1 10.3
RACE
White only 1319 9.1 0.3 8.5 9.7
Black or African American only 108 14.6 1.7 11.2 17.9
Other race only 33 7.6 1.5 4.7 10.5
More than one race 21 10.4 2.8 4.8 15.9
EDUCATION
Less than high school 103 10.7 1.2 8.4 13.1
High school graduate or G.E.D 471 10.7 0.6 9.5 11.8
Some college 487 9.5 0.5 8.5 10.5
College graduate 442 7.4 0.4 6.6 8.2
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 135 14.4 1.5 11.5 17.3
$15,000 to $24,999 265 11.7 0.9 10.0 13.4
$25,000 to $34,999 177 11.6 1.0 9.6 13.6
$35,000 to $49,999 214 9.9 0.8 8.4 11.5
$50,000 or more 430 6.9 0.4 6.1 7.7
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed for wages/Self-employed 460 5.3 0.3 4.7 5.9
Out of work 47 8.3 1.4 5.5 11.1
Homemaker/Student 63 3.8 0.6 2.7 5.0
Retired 714 22.7 0.9 20.9 24.4
Unable to work 207 25.6 1.9 21.9 29.4
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED
None 672 16.8 0.7 15.4 18.3
1 to less than 20 hours 78 8.4 1.1 6.3 10.6
20 hours to less than 40 hours 115 5.0 0.6 3.9 6.1
40 hours or more 329 5.6 0.4 4.8 6.3
MARITAL STATUS
Married/member of an unmarried couple 836 9.5 0.4 8.8 10.2
Divorced/Seperated 272 12.8 0.9 11.0 14.6
Widowed 262 16.7 1.1 14.5 19.0
Never married 140 4.4 0.5 3.4 5.4
DISABILITY STATUS
Living with a disability 724 19.6 0.8 18.0 21.2
Living without a disability 711 6.3 0.3 5.7 6.8
POPULATION DENSITY
Frontier 110 13.8 1.4 11.0 16.6
Rural 149 9.0 0.8 7.3 10.6
Densely-settled rural 268 10.5 0.7 9.1 12.0
Semi-Urban 216 8.7 0.7 7.4 10.0
Urban 767 9.0 0.4 8.2 9.8
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS
Insured 1417 9.9 0.3 9.3 10.5
Uninsured 86 6.4 0.8 4.8 8.0
CURRENT ASTHMA STATUS
Current Asthma 193 13.6 1.1 11.3 15.8
No current asthma 1303 8.9 0.3 8.4 9.5
ARTHRITIS STATUS
Have arthritis 837 20.0 0.7 18.5 21.5
No arthritis 666 5.8 0.3 5.3 6.4
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR
14+ days mental health NOT good 181 12.4 1.1 10.3 14.5
<14 days mental health NOT good 1296 9.1 0.3 8.5 9.6
SMOKING STATUS
Current Smoker 193 8.7 0.7 7.3 10.2
Non-smoker 1247 9.6 0.3 9.0 10.2
WEIGHT CATEGORY
Normal or Underweight, BMI<25 180 3.8 0.3 3.2 4.5
Overweight, 25<= BMI<30 442 8.6 0.5 7.7 9.6
Obese, BMI>=30 725 16.2 0.7 14.8 17.6
LEISURE TIME PHYSICAL ACTIVITY
Participates in leisure time physical activity 913 7.3 0.3 6.8 7.9
Does not participate in leisure time physical activity 592 16.1 0.8 14.6 17.7
VETERAN STATUS
Served on active duty 337 17.4 1.0 15.4 19.4
Did not serve on active duty 1160 8.3 0.3 7.7 8.8

Numerator: Respondents who 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.