Table 1

Yearly and overall rates of delivery hospitalizations with diabetes in the U.S. by type, 1994–2004

n*Overall rate199419992004% change
All diabetes
    Age (years)
        15–24317,4572.061.721.932.5045.3
        25–341,058,0874.843.914.616.0855.5
        ≥35488,2038.377.037.7110.2946.4
    All ages (crude)1,863,7464.323.494.045.4756.3
GDM
    Age (years)
        15–24257,2551.671.371.542.0247.4
        25–34901,5704.123.343.935.1654.5
        ≥35419,8797.206.066.708.7945.0
    All ages (crude)1,578,7033.662.953.424.6156.2
Type 1 diabetes
    Age (years)
        15–2432,8130.210.170.230.2442.4
        25–3471,5700.330.270.340.3528.1
        ≥3525,9170.440.360.410.4524.2
    All ages (crude)130,3000.300.240.310.3333.2
Type 2 diabetes
    Age (years)
        15–2414,0260.090.050.070.18260.0
        25–3448,2480.220.090.180.45388.0
        ≥3525,2030.430.240.340.84250.0
    All ages (crude)87,4770.200.090.160.42366.7
  • Data are expressed as rates per 100 deliveries. P values for all trends from 1994 to 2004 were significant at P < 0.05.

  • *n represents estimated number of delivery hospitalizations with a diabetes diagnosis.

  • †Indicates overall rate from 1994 through 2004.

  • ‡Indicates rate change from 1994 to 2004.