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Women Aged 18 and Older Who Have Diabetes,* by Race/Ethnicity and Diagnosis Status,** 2005-2008

Women Aged 18 and Older Who Have Diabetes,* by Race/Ethnicity and Diagnosis Status,** 2005-2008
  Percent of Women with Positive Test for Diabetes*
Has Been Diagnosed by a Health Professional Has Never Been Diagnosed by a Health Professional

*Tested positive on a Fasting Plasma Glucose (FPG) test, glycohemoglobin A1C test, or 2-hour oral glucose test. Rates are not age-adjusted.

**Reported a health professional has ever told them they have diabetes.

Source II.2: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics, National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey

Total 54.9 45.1
Non-Hispanic White 49.1 50.9
Non-Hispanic Black 63.7 36.3
Mexican American 55.3 44.7

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