Table 1—

Study population

TotalNo diabetes education visitsOne or more diabetes education visits
Sex
    Female10,432 (56.7)8,865 (55.6)1,567 (63.6)
    Male7,972 (43.3)7,074 (44.4)898 (36.4)
Race/ethnicity
    Black13,426 (73.0)11,492 (72.1)1,934 (78.5)
    White2,252 (12.2)1,985 (12.5)267 (10.8)
    Hispanic1,799 (9.8)1,619 (10.2)180 (7.3)
    Asian559 (3.0)525 (3.3)34 (1.4)
    Other356 (1.9)306 (1.9)50 (2.0)
    Unknown12 (0.1)12 (0.1)0 (0.0)
Age-group (years)
    0–342,493 (13.6)2,290 (14.4)203 (8.2)
    35–443,490 (19.0)3,033 (19.0)457 (18.5)
    45–544,577 (24.9)3,806 (23.9)771 (31.3)
    55–644,732 (25.7)3,959 (24.8)773 (31.4)
    65–742,248 (12.2)2,025 (12.7)223 (9.0)
    ≥75864 (4.7)826 (5.2)38 (1.5)
Baseline comorbidities
    Prior hospitalization4,899 (26.6)4,208 (26.4)691 (28.0)
    Hypertension3,348 (18.2)2,784 (17.5)564 (22.9)
    Heart disease1,542 (8.4)1,326 (8.3)216 (8.8)
    Stroke376 (2.0)332 (2.1)44 (1.8)
    Kidney disease211 (1.1)200 (1.3)11 (0.4)
    Lower-extremity ulcers160 (0.9)149 (0.9)11 (0.4)
  • Data are n (%).