TABLE 3

Estimated Number of Cases of Diabetes Mellitus in the United States in 2001, According to Gender, Age Group, and Race/Ethnicity

MaleFemaleAll
SEARCH Prevalence, Cases per 1000 YouthUS PopulationEstimated No. of Cases (95% CI)SEARCH Prevalence, Cases per 1000 YouthUS PopulationEstimated No. of Cases (95% CI)SEARCH Prevalence, Cases per 1000 YouthUS PopulationEstimated No. of Cases (95% CI)
Aged 0–9 y
    NHW1.0712 218 53613 116 (12 003–14 229)1.0411 591 49012 040 (10 974–13 105)1.0623 810 02625 156 (23 615–26 697)
    Black0.583 141 5091813 (1331–2296)0.653 042 8981965 (1463–2467)0.616 184 4073779 (3083–4475)
    Hispanic0.413 856 3861596 (1226–1967)0.483 686 5061764 (1377–2151)0.457 542 8923363 (2827–3899)
    API0.25827 390203 (113–294)0.33805 214264 (162–367)0.291 632 604467 (331–603)
    AI0.19203 69539 (8–70)0.28198 05556 (19–92)0.24401 75095 (47–142)
    All groups0.8320 247 51616 768 (15 496–18 040)0.8319 324 16316 089 (14 844–17 333)0.8339 571 67932 860 (31 080–34 639)
Aged 10–19 y
    NHW3.1813 466 61142 784 (40 756–44 811)3.2012 761 27140 855 (38 880–42 830)3.1926 227 88283 644 (80 814–86 474)
    Black2.653 188 0338442 (7395–9490)3.833 093 55311 836 (10 609–13 063)3.236 281 58620 261 (18 650–21 873)
    Hispanic2.153 392 6937301 (6522–8080)2.213 151 0546977 (6233–7722)2.186 543 74714 275 (13 197–15 352)
    API1.22854 6121047 (842–1251)1.50816 5941221 (1003–1439)1.361 671 2062268 (1969–2567)
    AI1.90232 946442 (336–547)2.75224 385616 (494–739)2.32457 3311061 (899–1223)
    All groups2.8421 134 89560 015 (57 593–62 437)3.0720 046 85761 506 (59 052–63 960)2.9541 181 752121 509 (118 062–124 956)
Total1.8641 382 41176 783 (74 047–79 519)1.9739 371 02077 595 (74 843–80 347)1.9180 753 431154 369 (150 489–158 248)
  • Prevalence estimates are based on the age-year–specific prevalence estimates from SEARCH, aggregated into the respective 10-year age strata.