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Age-Adjusted Rate per 100 of Civilian, Noninstitutionalized Population with Diagnosed Diabetes, Hispanics, United States, 1997–2011

Among US Hispanics overall, the age-adjusted rate of diagnosed diabetes increased by 46% from 6.3% in 1997 to 9.2% in 2011. During the period, compared with the other Hispanic groups, persons of Cuban descent had the lowest age-adjusted prevalence of diagnosed diabetes but experienced the largest (66%) increase in prevalence. In 2011, among US Hispanics, the age-adjusted prevalence of diagnosed diabetes was 7.3% for Cubans, 10.0% for Mexicans/Mexican Americans, and 10.1 % for Puerto Ricans.

Graph showing age-adjusted percentage of Civilian, Noninstitutionalized Population with Diagnosed Diabetes, Hispanics, United States, 1997-2011. Links for methodology and data limitations follow this figure.

 

YearAll HispanicPuerto RicanMexican/Mexican AmericanCuban
RateStd ErrorRateStd ErrorRateStd ErrorRateStd Error
19976.30.338.40.896.40.424.40.81
19986.30.257.80.706.90.314.40.66
19996.40.227.80.637.10.334.50.50
20006.50.217.90.647.60.293.90.59
20016.70.248.20.697.90.354.60.76
20026.60.238.60.637.60.364.40.63
20036.90.228.20.637.60.306.10.60
20047.00.238.60.757.70.315.70.74
20057.40.268.80.858.40.366.00.69
20067.70.279.00.898.90.375.10.56
20077.90.299.10.909.00.435.30.75
20088.30.3010.00.919.40.465.80.91
20098.80.2810.50.869.70.436.90.83
20109.10.2410.70.8010.00.356.90.83
20119.20.2810.10.8710.00.417.30.86

Methods and Limitations

Detailed Data Tables

Data Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics, Division of Health Interview Statistics, data from the National Health Interview Survey. Statistical analysis by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Division of Diabetes Translation.

 

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