Table 1

Clinical and demographic data of the studied population
Variable
N 3,180
Female, n (%) Age, y 1,791 (56.3)
Age range, y, n (%) 22 ± 11.8
0-4.9 51 (1.6)
5-9.9 308 (9.7)
10-14.9 604 (19)
15-29.9 1,471 (46.3)
30 or older 746 (23.5)
Ethnicity, n (%)
Caucasian 1,824 (57.4)
Non-Caucasian* 1,356 (42.6)
Economic status**
High 229 (7.2)
Medium 710 (22.3)
Low 1,052 (33.1)
Very low 1,102 (34.7)
Level of care n (%)
Secondary 897 (28.2)
Tertiary 2,283 (71.8)
Duration of diabetes, y 10.3 ± 8.04

y = year; data are presented as number (percentage) or mean ± SD.

*African-Brazilians, Mulattos, Asians, and Native Indians. **Missing data from 87 participants.

Davison et al.

Davison et al. Nutrition Journal 2014 13:19   doi:10.1186/1475-2891-13-19

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