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Age-Adjusted Rate per 100 of Civilian, Noninstitutionalized Population with Diagnosed Diabetes, by Sex, United States, 1980–2011

From 1980 to 1998, the age-adjusted rate of diagnosed diabetes was similar for men and women. However, in 1999, the rate for males began to increase at a faster rate than that of females. From 1980 to 2011, the age-adjusted rate of diagnosed diabetes increased 156% (from 2.7% to 6.9%) for males and 103% (from 2.9% to 5.9%) for females.

Graph showing number of persons with diagnosed diabetes, United States, 1980-2011. Links for methodology and data limitations follow this figure.

 

YearMaleFemale
RateStd ErrorRateStd Error
19802.70.102.90.09
19812.60.102.90.08
19822.60.122.90.09
19832.60.132.90.11
19842.60.122.90.11
19852.80.143.00.13
19863.00.142.90.13
19873.00.142.90.14
19882.90.112.80.11
19892.70.112.80.10
19902.80.123.00.10
19912.80.113.10.11
19923.10.113.20.11
19933.10.123.20.12
19943.30.133.40.12
19953.30.143.30.12
19963.50.133.60.12
19973.70.113.70.11
19984.10.094.00.08
19994.40.094.10.09
20004.70.114.30.09
20015.10.124.40.09
20025.30.114.60.08
20035.40.114.70.08
20045.50.104.90.09
20055.70.115.30.10
20065.80.135.40.11
20075.90.155.60.11
20086.30.145.70.12
20096.80.155.90.12
20107.00.135.90.11
20116.90.155.90.13


 

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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