Table 1

Baseline characteristics in 2012

Overall (n = 316,220)Female (n = 116,010)Male (n = 200,210)
Participation in the DMP for type 2 diabetes (%)*61.261.061.3
Sex (%)36.763.3
Age, years, mean (min, max)65.9 (18, 106)66.3 (18, 101)65.6 (18, 106)
Age-group, years, %
 <508.69.38.2
 50–5919.418.220.1
 60–6929.628.030.5
 70–7932.432.132.6
 >8010.012.48.5
Type of antidiabetes treatment, %
 None37.942.335.3
 Only oral47.444.648.9
 Oral + insulin9.28.19.9
 Only insulin5.55.05.9
aDCSI score, mean (min, max)1.747 (0, 12)1.545 (0, 12)1.864 (0, 12)
Risk factors (ICD codes), %
 Hypertension (I10–I15)80.580.080.7
 Alcohol/tobacco (F10, F17)9.06.610.4
 Depression (F32–F34)18.426.313.8
 Obesity (E66)30.134.227.7
 Sleeping disorder (G47, F51)12.912.013.4
 Malignant cancer (C00–C97)14.713.115.7
  • max, maximum; min, minimum.

  • *Participation for at least 1 day.