Table 2—

Odds ratios (OR) of type 2 diabetes by race and ethnicity

WhiteAsianBlackHispanicNative AmericanPacific IslanderOtherMultiracial
Model 11.01.0 (0.7–1.4)2.3* (2.1–2.6)2.0* (1.8–2.3)2.2* (1.6–2.9)3.1* (1.4–6.8)1.4 (1.0–1.9)1.8* (1.5–2.9)
Model 21.01.6* (1.1–2.2)1.9* (1.7–2.2)1.9* (1.6–2.1)1.8* (1.3–2.5)3.0* (1.4–6.7)1.5 (1.0–2.1)1.6* (1.3–2.1)
Model 31.01.6* (1.1–2.2)1.9* (1.7–2.1)1.9* (1.6–2.1)1.8* (1.3–2.5)3.0* (1.4–6.7)1.5 (1.0–2.1)1.6* (1.3–2.1)
  • OR is the odds ratio for diabetes (95% CI). Model 1 is adjusted for age and sex. Model 2 is adjusted for age, sex, and BMI. Model 3 is adjusted for age, sex, BMI, and health insurance status.

  • *

    * P < 0.01;

  • P < 0.05.