Published Oct. 12, 2016

Diabetes in Hispanics

A recent study using data from the U.S.-based Hispanic Community Health Study/Study of Latinos found Mexicans are most likely and South Americans are least likely to have diabetes.

Mexican: 18.3%

Puerto Rican: 18.1%

Dominican: 18.1%

Central American: 17.7%

Cuban: 13.4%

South American: 10.2%

Source: Diabetes Care