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Table 1 Baseline characteristics of individuals according to T2DM status stratified by gender in Taiwan in 1997–1998

From: Cancer risks among patients with type 2 diabetes: a 10-year follow-up study of a nationwide population-based cohort in Taiwan

  Gender
  Men Women
  General population (%) Type2 diabetes (%) General population (%) Type2 diabetes (%)
  N = 5,185,732 N = 233,506 N = 4,225,517 N = 239,473
Age
   20-24 635,139 (12.25) 543 (0.23) 541,889 (12.82) 532 (0.22)
   25-29 853,765 (16.46) 1,543 (0.66) 679,275 (16.08) 1,605 (0.67)
   30-34 836,516 (16.13) 4,150 (1.78) 676,492 (16.01) 3,039 (1.27)
   35-39 752,396 (14.51) 9,642 (4.13) 622,116 (14.72) 5,366 (2.24)
   40-44 615,146 (11.86) 17,613 (7.54) 500,234 (11.84) 10,357 (4.32)
   45-49 431,072 (8.31) 25,831 (11.06) 342,065 (8.10) 18,001 (7.52)
   50-54 240,445 (4.64) 24,387 (10.44) 195,267 (4.62) 23,547 (9.83)
   55-59 221,643 (4.27) 29,662 (12.70) 192,694 (4.56) 34,299 (14.32)
   60-64 176,070 (3.4) 31,195 (13.36) 148,673 (3.52) 39,859 (16.64)
   65-69 171,633 (3.31) 36,445 (15.61) 114,456 (2.71) 40,252 (16.81)
   70-74 124,652 (2.40) 28,984 (12.41) 84,367 (2.00) 31,256 (13.05)
   75-79 72,715 (1.40) 15,164 (6.49) 60,737 (1.44) 18,873 (7.88)
   80-84 37,193 (0.72) 6,148 (2.63) 39,697 (0.94) 8,721 (3.64)
   85-89 13,621 (0.26) 1,829 (0.78) 20,066 (0.47) 3,087 (1.29)
   ≥90 3,726 (0.07) 370 (0.16) 7,489 (0.18) 679 (0.28)
Insurance premiums
   <19200 1,615,639 (31.16) 75,398 (32.29) 1,339,863 (31.71) 61,621 (25.73)
   ≥19200 3,570,093 (68.84) 158,108 (67.71) 2,885,654 (68.29) 177,852 (74.27)
Urbanization degree of area registered for National Health Insurance program
   High density urban area 1,551,499 (30.28) 63,914 (27.64) 1,398,129 (33.52) 61,109 (25.82)
   Medium density urban area 1,433,981 (27.99) 67,054 (29.00) 1,183,288 (28.37) 64,685 (27.33)
   Newly developed area 985,111 (19.23) 39,778 (17.20) 719,525 (17.25) 38,390 (16.22)
   General area 697,202 (13.61) 35,137 (15.20) 534,267 (12.81) 40,501 (17.11)
   Aging society area 90,159 (1.76) 6,204 (2.68) 69,560 (1.67) 7,877 (3.33)
   Rural area 187,136 (3.65) 10,345 (4.47) 138,781 (3.33) 13,034 (5.51)
   Non-developed area 178,634 (3.49) 8,803 (3.81) 127,110 (3.05) 11,096 (4.69)