Table 2—

Demographic characteristics of SEARCH study youth by Asian, Pacific Islander, and mixed Asian–Pacific Islander ethnicity

AsianPacific IslanderMixed Asian–Pacific IslanderOverall P value*
n1503461
Diabetes type
    Type 1105 (70)25 (73.5)47 (77)0.5749
    Type 245 (30)9 (26.5)14 (23)
Age (years)
    0–945 (30)6 (17.6)16 (26.2)0.3362
    10–19105 (70)28 (82.4)45 (73.8)
Sex
    Male68 (45.3)12 (35.3)28 (45.9)0.5373
    Female82 (54.7)22 (64.7)33 (54.1)
Income ($)
    <25,00023 (18.3)13 (50)17 (32.1)0.0192
    25, 000–49,99932 (25.4)6 (23.1)9 (17)
    50,000–74,99920 (15.9)4 (15.4)12 (22.6)
    75,000–99,99926 (20.6)2 (7.7)6 (11.3)
    ≥100,00025 (19.8)1 (3.9)9 (17)
Education
    Less than high school5 (3.4)3 (9.4)1 (1.7)<0.0001
    High school19 (12.8)13 (40.6)21 (35)
    More than high school125 (83.9)16 (50)38 (63.3)
  • Data are n (%).

  • *

    * P value for categorical variables using χ2 test for the association between variable levels and Asian, Pacific Islander, and mixed Asian–Pacific Islander groups.