Table 1—

Descriptive characteristics of postmenopausal women according to diabetes status

All
Diabetic
Nondiabetic
Sample size*%Sample size*%Sample size*%
Age-groups (years)2,786100830301,95670
 40–493741359731516
 50–59805291912361431
 60–691,088393814670736
 70–74519191992432016
Race/ethnicity
 Non-Hispanic white1,309473153899451
 Non-Hispanic black739272192652027
 Mexican-Americans629232683236118
 Other race/ethnicity1094283814
Education
 Less than high school1,322484885983443
 High school879322262765333
 More than high school585211161446924
Body weight categories (kg/m2)
 Underweight (BMI <18.5)733132603
 Normal weight (BMI 18.5–24.9)768281511861732
 Overweight (BMI 25–29.9)948342803466834
 Obesity (BMI 30+)997363864761131
Smoking status
 Current smokers592211251546724
 Previous smokers667242242744323
 Never smokers1,52755481581,04653
HRT
 Currently using HRT38814841030416
 Previously used HRT700261842351627
 Never used HRT1,63960542671,09757
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    * Unweighted sample sizes.