TABLE 1

Characteristics of diabetic African American subjects

TraitnMeanMedianSDRange
Age at study entry (years)46655.255.713.714.3–101
Age at diabetes diagnosis (years)44943.444.014.14–85
Duration of diabetes (years)44911.79.09.90–52
A1C (%)4019.08.82.24.1–20.6
BMI (kg/m2)43633.632.87.217.3–53.5
Waist circumference (cm)423105.7104.015.475–155
Waist-to-hip ratio4200.910.910.080.64–1.30