Table 1.

Demographics of the dialysis populationa

Characteristic Nondiabetic (n = 875) Diabetic (n = 395)
Age 54.4 (17.0) 58.2 (12.7)
Race
black 531 (60.7%) 245 (62.0%)
white 344 (39.3%) 150 (38.0%)
Gender
male 466 (53.3%) 182 (46.1%)
female 409 (46.7%) 213 (53.9%)
  • a Results are given as mean (SD).