Table 3

Number of disability-free and disabled years by disability type among U.S. men with and without diabetes

DiabetesNo diabetes
Disability typeDisability onset (age [years])Disability-free years (n)Disabled years (n)Total years (n)Disability onset (age [years])Disability-free years (n)Disabled years (n)Total years (n)
Mobility
 5072.4*22.4*5.6*28.0*78.628.64.032.6
 6075.9*15.9*3.7*19.6*80.820.82.923.6
 7080.2*10.2*2.5*12.8*83.913.92.116.0
 8085.9*5.9*1.5*7.4*88.28.21.29.6
IADL
 5072.2*22.2*5.8*28.0*77.527.55.032.6
 6075.7*15.7*3.919.6*80.020.03.723.6
 7079.9*9.9*2.912.8*83.113.12.916.0
 8085.4*5.4*2.07.4*87.57.52.19.6
ADL
 5071.4*21.4*6.6*28.0*77.327.35.332.6
 6075.4*15.4*4.2*19.6*80.019.73.723.6
 7079.8*9.8*3.012.8*83.213.02.716.0
 8085.5*5.5*1.97.4*87.77.51.99.6
  • *Indicates statistically significantly different between those with and without diabetes at P < 0.05.

  • †From baseline age (years).