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Distribution of Duration of Diabetes Among Adults Aged 18–79 Years, United States, 2011

In 2011, approximately two-thirds (61.2%) of all adults with diabetes aged 18–79 years reported having had diabetes for 10 years or less. Only 6.8% had diabetes for more than 30 years.

Distribution of Duration of Diabetes among Adults Aged 18-79 Years, United States, 2011. Links for methods and data limitations follow this image.
 

Duration of Diabetes (Years)Proportion (%)
0–220.3
3–517.8
6–1023.1
11–1514.7
16–208.7
21–255.3
26–303.3
31–352.1
>354.7

 

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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 CDC's Division of Diabetes Translation, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion.

 

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