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Table 1 Percentage reduction in the prevalence of biochemically confirmed diabetes due to interventions

From: The impact of diabetes prevention on labour force participation and income of older Australians: an economic study

Age group at baseline (in 1983) Year
   1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003
Pharmaceutical intervention using metformin
Male 25-29 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.42 0.41
  30-34 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.43 0.63 0.83 0.96
  35-39 0 0.24 0.23 0.23 0.30 0.45 0.44 0.86 1.41 1.36 1.65
  40-44 0.64 0.94 1.24 1.53 1.45 1.65 1.85 2.15 2.43 2.07 2.13
Female 25-29 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.28 0.27
  30-34 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.41 0.40
  35-39 0.35 0.34 0.66 1.29 1.14 1.12 1.32 1.29 1.46 1.40 1.53
  40-44 0.49 0.48 1.18 1.63 1.20 1.34 1.48 1.62 2.07 1.69 1.90
Lifestyle intervention
Male 25-29 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.62 0.61
  30-34 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.22 0.64 0.85 0.97 1.09
  35-39 0.24 0.48 0.47 0.46 0.45 0.60 0.73 1.01 1.84 1.67 1.75
  40-44 0.64 1.10 1.24 1.53 1.45 1.65 2.06 2.15 2.86 2.40 2.46
Female 25-29 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.28 0.27
  30-34 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.41 0.40
  35-39 0.35 0.68 0.99 1.62 1.37 1.35 1.54 1.50 1.67 1.71 1.84
  40-44 0.49 0.48 1.18 1.63 1.37 1.51 1.81 1.94 2.38 1.94 2.02