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About how many times in the last year have you seen a doctor, nurse, or other health professional for your diabetes?*


Demographic
Groups

Total
Respond.#
1-5 times
 
N       %   C.I.(95%)
6-11 times
 
N       %   C.I.(95%)
12+ times
 
N       %   C.I.(95%)
Never
 
N       %   C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 223 151  68.5  (61.6-74.8) 22   9.4  ( 6.1-14.2) 30  13.5  ( 9.2-19.2) 20   8.6  ( 5.4-13.4)
GENDER          
Male  78  55  72.7  (61.3-81.7)  7   8.5  ( 4.0-17.2)  8   9.7  ( 4.6-19.1)  8   9.1  ( 4.4-17.9)
Female 145  96  65.2  (56.2-73.1) 15  10.1  ( 6.0-16.6) 22  16.5  (10.7-24.6) 12   8.2  ( 4.5-14.5)
RACE          
White 154 104  69.0  (60.7-76.2) 15   9.3  ( 5.5-15.3) 21  13.6  ( 8.7-20.5) 14   8.2  ( 4.7-13.8)
African American  63  43  67.2  (53.1-78.8)  6   8.5  ( 3.7-18.2)  9  14.3  ( 6.8-27.7)  5  10.0  ( 4.0-23.0)
AGE          
18-49  52  34  72.4  (58.1-83.2)  7   9.9  ( 4.5-20.4)  4   5.0  ( 1.6-14.2)  7  12.7  ( 5.7-26.1)
50+ 168 116  67.9  (59.7-75.1) 15   9.4  ( 5.6-15.3) 25  15.8  (10.5-23.1) 12   6.9  ( 3.8-12.2)
EDUCATION          
H.S. or G.E.D. or Less 142  92  66.0  (57.2-73.9) 12   8.2  ( 4.6-14.4) 23  16.3  (10.7-24.0) 15   9.5  ( 5.6-15.7)
Some Post-H.S. or College  81  59  72.7  (60.7-82.1) 10  11.4  ( 6.0-20.7)  7   8.8  ( 3.8-19.3)  5   7.1  ( 2.8-17.0)
HOUSEHOLD INCOME          
Less than $25,000 109  73  69.6  (59.7-78.0) 13  12.4  ( 7.1-20.8) 17  13.4  ( 8.1-21.5)  6   4.6  ( 1.9-10.5)
$50,000+  74  54  74.0  (61.8-83.4)  7   8.2  ( 3.7-17.2)  3   6.2  ( 1.9-18.1) 10  11.6  ( 5.9-21.4)

*Asked to respondents who reported being told by a doctor that s/he had diabetes.
#Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50. N = Cell Size, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics.