Age-Adjusted Percentage of Adults Aged 18 Years or Older with Diagnosed Diabetes Reporting Visual
Impairment, by Sex, United States, 1997–2011
From 1997 to 2011, the age-adjusted percentage of adults aged with diagnosed diabetes who reported visual impairment decreased for both male and females. Throughout the period, the percentage was higher among women than men. In 2011, the age-adjusted percentage was 19.0% among women and 16.2% among men.
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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