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When was the last time you had an eye exam in which the pupils were dilated? This would have made you temporarily sensitive to bright light.*


Demographic
Groups

Total
Respond.#
Past month
 
N       %   C.I.(95%)
Past year
 
N       %   C.I.(95%)
Past 2 years
 
N       %   C.I.(95%)
2+ years ago
 
N       %   C.I.(95%)
Never
 
N       %   C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 224 57  23.9  (18.4-30.4) 100  45.7  (38.6-52.9) 30  13.0  ( 9.0-18.5) 27  12.1  ( 8.2-17.5) 10   5.3  ( 2.6-10.3)
GENDER            
Male  80 20  23.3  (15.1-34.1)  36  47.9  (36.4-59.6)  9  11.4  ( 5.9-21.0)  9   8.8  ( 4.4-16.8)  6   8.6  ( 3.6-19.2)
Female 144 37  24.5  (17.7-32.8)  64  43.8  (35.3-52.8) 21  14.4  ( 9.3-21.5) 18  14.8  ( 9.3-22.8)  4   2.5  ( 0.9- 6.9)
RACE            
White 153 38  23.8  (17.3-31.9)  65  44.3  (35.9-53.1) 22  13.9  ( 9.1-20.8) 23  14.7  ( 9.7-21.7)  5   3.2  ( 1.1- 8.9)
African American  65 17  24.2  (14.9-36.8)  32  48.8  (35.7-62.1)  8  11.7  ( 5.7-22.6)  3   4.0  ( 1.2-12.6)  5  11.4  ( 4.5-25.7)
AGE            
18-49  52  7  10.5  ( 4.6-22.3)  22  43.2  (28.9-58.7)  8  14.7  ( 7.1-28.0)  9  15.5  ( 7.8-28.4)  6  16.1  ( 7.0-32.6)
50+ 169 50  28.9  (22.1-36.8)  76  46.2  (38.2-54.5) 21  12.3  ( 7.9-18.6) 18  11.0  ( 6.8-17.3)  4   1.6  ( 0.6- 4.2)
EDUCATION            
H.S. or G.E.D. or Less 143 37  25.6  (18.6-34.2)  59  40.4  (32.0-49.5) 21  15.0  ( 9.7-22.5) 19  13.9  ( 8.8-21.2)  7   5.1  ( 2.2-11.4)
Some Post-H.S. or College  81 20  21.0  (13.3-31.7)  41  54.5  (42.5-66.0)  9   9.7  ( 4.9-18.5)  8   9.1  ( 4.4-18.1)  3   5.6  ( 1.7-17.3)
HOUSEHOLD INCOME            
Less than $25,000 108 30  26.8  (18.9-36.7)  46  42.5  (32.6-53.0) 15  14.3  ( 8.6-23.0) 13  12.8  ( 7.4-21.3)  4   3.6  ( 1.2- 9.8)
$50,000+  75 18  22.6  (14.1-34.3)  32  44.0  (32.2-56.4) 10  13.1  ( 6.8-23.7) 10  11.5  ( 6.0-20.8)  5   8.9  ( 3.3-21.7)

*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.