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Table 3 Crude rates of primary and specialist care consultations by exposure status, stratified by age, sex, and ethnicity

From: Consultation rates in people with type 2 diabetes with and without vascular complications: a retrospective analysis of 141,328 adults in England

Variables T2DM CVD T2DM + CVD
n Rate (95% CI) % n Rate (95% CI) % n Rate (95% CI) %
Primary care consultations
 Gender          
  Male 2,500,073 10.45 (10.44, 10.46) 48.94% 1,091,357 9.61 (9.60, 9.63) 43.96% 360,637 12.11 (12.07, 12.16) 57.91%
  Female 2,608,354 12.10 (12.09, 12.11) 51.06% 1,391,218 11.17 (11.15, 11.19) 56.04% 262,133 13.52 (13.47, 13.57) 42.09%
 Age group          
 < 50 years 1,038,501 10.62 (10.60, 10.65) 20.33% 194,161 8.02 (7.99, 8.06) 7.82% 39,012 11.37 (11.26, 11.49) 6.26%
 50–60 years 1,267,898 10.51 (10.49, 10.53) 24.82% 327,700 8.62 (8.59, 8.65) 13.20% 105,343 11.45 (11.38, 11.52) 16.92%
 60–70 years 1,403,264 11.31 (11.29, 11.33) 27.47% 562,928 9.81 (9.78, 9.84) 22.68% 174,775 12.05 (12.00, 12.11) 28.06%
 70–80 years 1,026,117 12.28 (12.25, 12.30) 20.09% 748,583 11.35 (11.32, 11.38) 30.15% 195,580 13.57 (13.51, 13.63) 31.40%
 > 80 years 372,647 12.95 (12.90, 12.99) 7.29% 649,203 12.37 (12.34, 12.40) 26.15% 108,060 14.19 (14.10, 14.27) 17.35%
Ethnicity          
 White 4,621,831 11.37 (11.35, 11.38) 90.47% 2,382,597 10.49 (10.47, 10.50) 95.97% 586,051 12.73 (12.70, 12.77) 94.10%
 Black 92,931 9.93 (9.87, 9.99) 1.82% 14,198 8.43 (8.29, 8.57) 0.57% 6,612 12.14 (11.85, 12.43) 1.06%
 South asian 262,579 10.94 (10.90, 10.98) 5.14% 30,593 10.19 (10.08, 10.31) 1.23% 21,923 12.47 (12.30, 12.63) 3.52%
 Other 19,824 8.29 (8.18, 8.41) 0.39% 3,242 8.01 (7.74, 8.29) 0.13% 1,588 8.92 (8.49, 9.37) 0.25%
 Unknown 111,262 8.95 (8.90, 9.00) 2.18% 51,945 9.07 (8.99, 9.15) 2.09% 6,596 10.05 (9.81, 10.30) 1.06%
 Total 5,108,427 11.23 (11.22, 11.24) - 2,482,575 10.43 (10.42, 10.44) - 622,770 12.67 (12.64, 12.70) -
Specialist care consultations  
 Gender          
  Male 523,094 2.44 (2.43, 2.44) 49.95% 313,833 2.96 (2.95, 2.97) 46.73% 166,577 5.72 (5.69, 5.74) 57.57%
  Female 524,081 2.65 (2.64, 2.65) 50.05% 357,683 3.12 (3.11, 3.13) 53.27% 122,758 6.47 (6.43, 6.51) 42.43%
 Age group          
  < 50 years 215,033 2.46 (2.45, 2.47) 20.53% 64,991 2.85 (2.82, 2.87) 9.68% 17,664 5.29 (5.21, 5.37) 6.11%
  50–60 years 253,765 2.34 (2.33, 2.35) 24.23% 100,709 2.82 (2.80, 2.83) 15.00% 44,226 4.91 (4.86, 4.95) 15.29%
  60–70 years 292,228 2.57 (2.56, 2.58) 27.91% 164,845 3.02 (3.00, 3.03) 24.55% 80,088 5.64 (5.60, 5.68) 27.68%
  70–80 years 215,369 2.78 (2.77, 2.79) 20.57% 202,075 3.25 (3.23, 3.26) 30.09% 88,165 6.22 (6.18, 6.27) 30.47%
  > 80 years 70,780 2.75 (2.73, 2.77) 6.76% 138,896 3.09 (3.07, 3.10) 20.68% 59,192 8.02 (7.95, 8.08) 20.46%
 Ethnicity          
  White 950,693 2.56 (2.56, 2.57) 90.79% 647,562 3.06 (3.05, 3.07) 96.43% 269,512 5.98 (5.96, 6.00) 93.15%
  Black 24,494 2.92 (2.88, 2.95) 2.34% 5,980 3.84 (3.74, 3.94) 0.89% 4,929 9.06 (8.81, 9.31) 1.70%
  South asian 54,487 2.55 (2.52, 2.57) 5.20% 10,328 3.61 (3.54, 3.68) 1.54% 12,176 7.00 (6.87, 7.12) 4.21%
  Other 5,377 2.56 (2.49, 2.63) 0.51% 1,021 2.82 (2.65, 2.99) 0.15% 875 4.94 (4.62, 5.28) 0.30%
  Unknown 12,124 1.29 (1.27,1.32) 1.16% 6,625 1.67 (1.62, 1.70) 0.99% 1,843 3.29 (3.14, 3.44) 0.64%
  Total 1,047,175 2.54 (2.53, 2.54) - 671,516 3.05 (3.03, 3.05) 289,335 6.01 (5.99, 6.03)
All consultations  
 Gender          
  Male 3,023,167 12.61 (12.60, 12.62) 49.11% 1,405,190 12.32 (12.30, 12.34) 44.55% 527,214 17.68 (17.63, 17.72) 57.80%
  Female 3,132,435 14.50 (14.48, 14.52) 50.89% 1,748,901 13.99 (13.97, 14.01) 55.45% 384,891 19.79 (19.72, 19.85) 42.20%
 Age group          
  < 50 years 1,253,534 12.81 (12.79, 12.83) 20.36% 259,152 10.65 (10.61, 10.69) 8.22% 56,676 16.51 (16.38, 16.65) 6.21%
  50–60 years 1,521,663 12.59 (12.57, 12.61) 24.72% 428,409 11.23 (11.19, 11.26) 13.58% 149,569 16.24 (16.15, 16.32) 16.40%
  60–70 years 1,695,492 13.64 (13.62, 13.66) 27.54% 727,773 12.64 (12.62, 12.67) 23.07% 254,863 17.54 (17.47, 17.61) 27.94%
  70–80 years 1,241,486 14.81 (14.79, 14.84) 20.17% 950,658 14.36 (14.33, 14.39) 30.14% 283,745 19.64 (19.56, 19.71) 31.11%
  > 80 years 443,427 15.33 (15.28, 15.37) 7.20% 788,099 14.93 (14.90, 14.97) 24.99% 167,252 21.85 (21.75, 21.96) 18.34%
 Ethnicity          
  White 5,572,524 13.68 (13.67, 13.69) 90.53% 3,030,159 13.28 (13.27, 13.30) 96.07% 855,563 18.55 (18.51, 18.59) 93.80%
  Black 117,425 12.50 (12.43, 12.57) 1.91% 20,178 11.87 (11.70, 12.03) 0.64% 11,541 21.01 (20.63, 21.39) 1.27%
  South asian 317,066 13.17 (13.12, 13.21) 5.15% 40,921 13.50 (13.37, 13.63) 1.30% 34,099 19.39 (19.18, 19.60) 3.74%
  Other 25,201 10.53 (10.40, 10.66) 0.41% 4,263 10.46 (10.15, 10.78) 0.14% 2,463 13.83 (13.30, 14.39) 0.27%
  Unknown 123,386 9.89 (9.83, 9.94) 2.00% 58,570 10.12 (10.04, 10.21) 1.86% 8,439 12.76 (12.49, 13.03) 0.93%
  Total 6,155,602 13.51 (13.50, 13.52) 3,154,091 13.19 (13.18, 13.21) 912,105 18.51 (18.47, 18.55)