Crude and Age-Adjusted Percentage of People with Diabetes Aged 35 Years or Older Reporting Any Heart Disease or Stroke, United States, 1997–2011
From 1997 to 2011, the crude percentages of people with diabetes aged 35 years and older reporting heart disease or stroke decreased while the age-adjusted percentages showed little or no change. In 2011, about one-third of people aged 35 years or older with diabetes reported having a history of heart disease or stroke.
Data Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), National Center for Health Statistics, Division of Health Interview Statistics, data from the National Health Interview Survey. Data computed by personnel in the CDC's Division of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion.
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