Table 2—

Age-standardized erectile function in the past 5 years by diabetes type and duration

Characteristics of diabetesnAbility (without treatment) in the last 5 years to have and maintain erections sufficient for intercourse
Very goodGoodFairPoorVery poor
n2,108312392439422543
Diabetes type
 Type 1516.0%10.6%21.6%21.7%40.1%
 Type 22,05715.2%18.7%20.8%19.9%25.3%
Duration of diabetes (years)
 0–586118.1%22.1%21.9%18.3%19.7%
 6–1053513.9%17.8%23.9%17.7%26.8%
 11–1537111.3%17.0%15.5%25.9%30.3%
 16–2012612.5%13.8%19.3%22.4%32.1%
 >202158.3%13.3%20.1%21.3%37.1%
  • Age-standardized in 5-year categories.