Table 1—

Prevalence of type 2 diabetes in non-Pima Mexicans, Mexican Pima Indians, and U.S. Pima Indians

Age (years)Non-Pima MexicanMexican PimaU.S. Pima
Men
    20–2418 (0)18 (0)53 (7.5)
    25–3419 (0)35 (2.9)136 (18.4)
    35–4420 (0)14 (14.3)77 (37.7)
    45–5414 (0)20 (5.0)54 (68.5)
    ≥5521 (0)20 (10.0)43 (67.4)
Total92 (0)107 (5.6)363 (34.2)
Women
    20–2413 (0)29 (0)79 (5.1)
    25–3437 (0)35 (0)169 (24.9)
    35–4419 (5.3)19 (5.3)134 (42.5)
    45–5410 (10.0)22 (36.4)53 (69.8)
    ≥5522 (13.6)12 (8.3)90 (82.2)
Total101 (5.0)117 (8.5)525 (40.8)
  • Data are n examined (% with diabetes).