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Table 1

Demographic characteristics of incident type 1 diabetes cases in the SEARCH for Diabetes in Youth study (2010–2016) (n = 7,612)*

CharacteristicNCount (%)
Age at diagnosis (years) 7,611**  
 0–4  1,189 (15.6) 
 5–9  2,400 (31.5) 
 10–14  2,824 (37.1) 
 ≥15  1,198 (15.7) 
Sex 7,612  
 Female  3,493 (45.9) 
 Male  4,119 (54.1) 
Race/ethnicity 7,600  
 Non-Hispanic White  4,961 (65.3) 
 Hispanic  1,251 (16.5) 
 African American  1,033 (13.6) 
 Asian Pacific Islander  254 (3.3) 
 American Indian  29 (0.4) 
 Other  72 (0.9) 
Household income+ 6,511  
 <$25,000  974 (15.0) 
 $25–49,000  1,168 (17.9) 
 $50–74,000  929 (14.3) 
 ≥$75,000  2,464 (37.8) 
 Do not know/refused  976 (15.0) 
Highest parental education+ 6,570  
 Less than high school  257 (3.9) 
 High school or higher  6,313 (96.1) 
Insurance type+ 6,606  
 Private  4,206 (63.7) 
 Medicaid/Medicare  2,145 (32.5) 
 Other/none  255 (3.9) 
Primary language at home+ 6,444  
 English  6,332 (98.3) 
 Non-English  112 (1.7) 
Season of diagnosis 7,612  
 Summer (June–August)  1,749 (23.0) 
 Fall (September–November)  1,780 (23.4) 
 Winter (December–February)  2,112 (27.7) 
 Spring (March–May)  1,971 (25.9) 
CharacteristicNCount (%)
Age at diagnosis (years) 7,611**  
 0–4  1,189 (15.6) 
 5–9  2,400 (31.5) 
 10–14  2,824 (37.1) 
 ≥15  1,198 (15.7) 
Sex 7,612  
 Female  3,493 (45.9) 
 Male  4,119 (54.1) 
Race/ethnicity 7,600  
 Non-Hispanic White  4,961 (65.3) 
 Hispanic  1,251 (16.5) 
 African American  1,033 (13.6) 
 Asian Pacific Islander  254 (3.3) 
 American Indian  29 (0.4) 
 Other  72 (0.9) 
Household income+ 6,511  
 <$25,000  974 (15.0) 
 $25–49,000  1,168 (17.9) 
 $50–74,000  929 (14.3) 
 ≥$75,000  2,464 (37.8) 
 Do not know/refused  976 (15.0) 
Highest parental education+ 6,570  
 Less than high school  257 (3.9) 
 High school or higher  6,313 (96.1) 
Insurance type+ 6,606  
 Private  4,206 (63.7) 
 Medicaid/Medicare  2,145 (32.5) 
 Other/none  255 (3.9) 
Primary language at home+ 6,444  
 English  6,332 (98.3) 
 Non-English  112 (1.7) 
Season of diagnosis 7,612  
 Summer (June–August)  1,749 (23.0) 
 Fall (September–November)  1,780 (23.4) 
 Winter (December–February)  2,112 (27.7) 
 Spring (March–May)  1,971 (25.9) 
*

Excludes n = 131 with missing documentation of DKA status.

**

n = 1 participant with missing age at diagnosis. +Data available only for participants who completed the survey of registered cases.

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