Table 1—

Age-standardized demographic characteristics by diabetes status

Demographic characteristic/behaviorNo diabetesDiabetes
Type 1Type 2
n28,919512,057
Age (mean years)65.863.169.5
Marital status
 Married (%)89.086.887.6
 Divorced/separated (%)5.85.76.6
 Widow (%)3.86.04.1
 Never married (%)1.41.51.7
Current smoker (%)4.10.04.7
Alcohol use (mean g/week)11.310.88.3
Obesity (mean BMI)26.025.328.1
Physical activity (mean MET h/week)32.038.524.8
Comorbid conditions
 Heart disease (%)14.928.527.4
 Hypertension (%)39.648.966.3
 Hypercholesterolemia (%)50.847.265.8
 Prostate cancer (%)6.74.95.8
 Other cancer (%)7.18.87.9
 Stroke (%)1.81.83.8
  • Age-standardized in 5-year categories (except mean age).