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Table 1—

Age-standardized demographic characteristics by diabetes status

Demographic characteristic/behaviorNo diabetesDiabetes
Type 1Type 2
n 28,919 51 2,057 
Age (mean years) 65.8 63.1 69.5 
Marital status    
 Married (%) 89.0 86.8 87.6 
 Divorced/separated (%) 5.8 5.7 6.6 
 Widow (%) 3.8 6.0 4.1 
 Never married (%) 1.4 1.5 1.7 
Current smoker (%) 4.1 0.0 4.7 
Alcohol use (mean g/week) 11.3 10.8 8.3 
Obesity (mean BMI) 26.0 25.3 28.1 
Physical activity (mean MET h/week) 32.0 38.5 24.8 
Comorbid conditions    
 Heart disease (%) 14.9 28.5 27.4 
 Hypertension (%) 39.6 48.9 66.3 
 Hypercholesterolemia (%) 50.8 47.2 65.8 
 Prostate cancer (%) 6.7 4.9 5.8 
 Other cancer (%) 7.1 8.8 7.9 
 Stroke (%) 1.8 1.8 3.8 
Demographic characteristic/behaviorNo diabetesDiabetes
Type 1Type 2
n 28,919 51 2,057 
Age (mean years) 65.8 63.1 69.5 
Marital status    
 Married (%) 89.0 86.8 87.6 
 Divorced/separated (%) 5.8 5.7 6.6 
 Widow (%) 3.8 6.0 4.1 
 Never married (%) 1.4 1.5 1.7 
Current smoker (%) 4.1 0.0 4.7 
Alcohol use (mean g/week) 11.3 10.8 8.3 
Obesity (mean BMI) 26.0 25.3 28.1 
Physical activity (mean MET h/week) 32.0 38.5 24.8 
Comorbid conditions    
 Heart disease (%) 14.9 28.5 27.4 
 Hypertension (%) 39.6 48.9 66.3 
 Hypercholesterolemia (%) 50.8 47.2 65.8 
 Prostate cancer (%) 6.7 4.9 5.8 
 Other cancer (%) 7.1 8.8 7.9 
 Stroke (%) 1.8 1.8 3.8 

Age-standardized in 5-year categories (except mean age).

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