Table 2—

Annual race/ethnicity-specific age-adjusted prevalence (per 100) of gestational diabetes: 1994–2002

Year pregnantNon-Hispanic white
Hispanic
African American
Asian
P
nPrevalencenPrevalencenPrevalencenPrevalence
1994431.7 ± 0.26112.8 ± 0.8363.8 ± 1.5277.9 ± 2.85<0.001
1995351.9 ± 0.3251.6 ± 0.7121.3 ± 0.9865.8 ± 2.39<0.001
1996542.0 ± 0.27203.4 ± 0.7552.1 ± 0.9485.4 ± 1.81<0.001
1997662.4 ± 0.29223.2 ± 0.6693.1 ± 1.0174.4 ± 1.65<0.001
1998792.9 ± 0.32273.4 ± 0.63144.1 ± 1.0895.6 ± 1.78<0.001
1999853.5 ± 0.37344.9 ± 0.8282.6 ± 0.9422.2 ± 1.56<0.001
20001014.2 ± 0.41394.8 ± 0.75185.9 ± 1.342311.5 ± 2.26<0.001
2001743.2 ± 0.37415.1 ± 0.7882.9 ± 0.99218.8 ± 1.84<0.001
2002733.1 ± 0.35455.4 ± 0.79145.5 ± 1.44196.8 ± 1.50<0.001
P value (trend)0.002<0.001<0.001<0.001
  • Data are given as percentage ± SD unless noted.

  • *Other than non-Hispanic white versus non-Hispanic white;

  • number of pregnancies with GDM.