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Table 3 Univariate analysis of awareness, treatment and control rate of diabetes (%)

From: Awareness, treatment and control of type 2 diabetes among Chinese elderly and its changing trend for past decade

   2001    2010  
  Awareness Treatment Control Awareness Treatment Control
Age group       
 60 ~ 69 years 73.6 48.8 19.4 80.8 72.5 17.6
 70 ~ 79 years 74.7 52.9 20.0 76.1 65.9 14.4
  > 80 years 78.9 68.4 36.8 88.2 82.4 23.5
Gender       
 Male 72.8 48.5 21.4 79.7 67.0 15.1
 Female 75.2 52.8 19.5 77.7 70.9 16.8
Education years       
 0 ~ 6 years 68.6* 48.2* 23.7* 73.3* 65.2 14.9
  > 7 years 78.4 54.8 15.7 80.8 71.1 16.7
Marital status       
 Married 75.2 50.1 21.2 78.3 68.8 11.5
 Not married 68.5 56.2 15.1 79.5 71.8 16.9
Current smoking       
 Yes 71.2 48.5 25.8 74.2 68.2 13.6
 No 74.6 51.4 19.4 79.1 69.5 16.5
Current alcohol drinking       
 Yes 76.4 41.7 18.6* 72.9 59.5* 7.4*
 No 73.7 52.5 30.6 78.5 72.3 18.8
Physical exercise       
 Yes 73.7 51.4 19.2 78.6 68.6 15.9
 No 75.4 50.0 23.1 77.8 72.8 17.3
BMI > 24 kg/m2       
 Yes 72.1 49.7 19.1* 76.7 66.1* 14.1*
 No 80.2 54.8 23.8 84.1 75.7 20.2
Family history of diabetes       
 Yes 93.0* 74.6* 20.9 91.1* 74.0 17.8
 No 71.0 47.0 16.9 63.3 67.0 15.3
  1. *p < 0.05