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Table 2—

Characteristics of SEARCH participants with a family history of diabetes in the mother, the father, or both parents

Type 1 diabetes
Type 2 diabetes
MaleFemaleP value*MaleFemaleP value
n 145 124 0.2004 64 110 0.001 
Age at diagnosis (years) 9.3 ± 4.6 9.2 ± 4.4 0.8111 14.2 ± 2.4 12.8 ± 2.5 0.001 
Race/ethnicity   0.6732   0.581 
    Non-Hispanic white 103 (71.0) 85 (68.6)  14 (21.9) 20 (18.2)  
    African American 19 (13.1) 18 (14.5)  19 (29.7) 45 (40.9)  
    Hispanic 12 (8.3) 11 (8.9)  17 (26.6) 22 (20.0)  
    Asian/Pacific Islander 9 (6.2) 9 (7.3)  9 (14.1) 14 (12.7)  
    American Indian 2 (1.4)  5 (7.8) 7 (6.4)  
    Other 1 (0.8)  2 (1.8)  
Maternal diabetes 66 (45.5) 59 (47.6) 0.7352 52 (81.3) 78 (70.9) 0.130 
Paternal diabetes 87 (60.0) 70 (56.5) 0.5562 21 (32.8) 49 (44.5) 0.128 
BMI z score§ 0.6 ± 1.1 0.9 ± 0.95 0.0386 2.25 ± 0.8 1.99 ± 0.7 0.032 
Type 1 diabetes
Type 2 diabetes
MaleFemaleP value*MaleFemaleP value
n 145 124 0.2004 64 110 0.001 
Age at diagnosis (years) 9.3 ± 4.6 9.2 ± 4.4 0.8111 14.2 ± 2.4 12.8 ± 2.5 0.001 
Race/ethnicity   0.6732   0.581 
    Non-Hispanic white 103 (71.0) 85 (68.6)  14 (21.9) 20 (18.2)  
    African American 19 (13.1) 18 (14.5)  19 (29.7) 45 (40.9)  
    Hispanic 12 (8.3) 11 (8.9)  17 (26.6) 22 (20.0)  
    Asian/Pacific Islander 9 (6.2) 9 (7.3)  9 (14.1) 14 (12.7)  
    American Indian 2 (1.4)  5 (7.8) 7 (6.4)  
    Other 1 (0.8)  2 (1.8)  
Maternal diabetes 66 (45.5) 59 (47.6) 0.7352 52 (81.3) 78 (70.9) 0.130 
Paternal diabetes 87 (60.0) 70 (56.5) 0.5562 21 (32.8) 49 (44.5) 0.128 
BMI z score§ 0.6 ± 1.1 0.9 ± 0.95 0.0386 2.25 ± 0.8 1.99 ± 0.7 0.032 

Data are means ± SD unless otherwise indicated.

*

P value for male-female difference.

Data are n (column %).

Both parents had diabetes for 8 male and 5 female subjects with type 1 diabetes and for 9 male and 17 female subjects with type 2 diabetes. Data are n (% total n).

§

Missing for 24 subjects.

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