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    • Thanks for your response and the link which added for new questions - like why type 2 diabetes increased almost 2x in females age 10-19 compared to males of a similar age

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      Key diabetes findings from the report

      Across all racial/ethnic groups, the rate of new diagnosed cases of type 1 diabetes increased more annually from 2003-2012 in males (2.2 percent) than in females (1.4 percent) ages 0-19.

      Among youth ages 0-19, the rate of new diagnosed cases of type 1 diabetes increased most sharply in Hispanic youth, a 4.2 percent annual increase.

      In non-Hispanic blacks, the rate of new diagnosed cases of type 1 diabetes increased by 2.2 percent and in non-Hispanic whites by 1.2 percent per year.

      Among youth ages 10-19, the rate of new diagnosed cases of type 2 diabetes rose most sharply in Native Americans (8.9 percent), Asian Americans/Pacific Islanders (8.5 percent) and non-Hispanic blacks (6.3 percent). 

      Note: The rates for Native Americans cannot be generalized to all Native American youth nationwide.

      Among youth ages 10-19, the rate of new diagnosed cases of type 2 diabetes increased 3.1 percent among Hispanics. The smallest increase was seen in whites (0.6 percent)

      .The rate of new diagnosed cases of type 2 diabetes rose much more sharply in females (6.2 percent) than in males (3.7 percent) ages 10-19.

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      I think the relationship between health and zip code may relate to economic status, or educational status. It would be interesting how many factors can be show to correlate with ZIP codes, but when I google that question, the answers all seem to gather around health on the first few pages of the search

      https://www.google.com/search?source=hp&ei=lC6NXK_PLvKcjgSPiYaADA&q=what+factors+correlate+with+ZIP+codes%3F&btnK=Google+Search&oq=what+factors+correlate+with+ZIP+codes%3F&gs_l=psy-ab.3...2098.12703..14011...0.0..0.117.3150.35j3......0....1..gws-wiz.....0..0i131j0j0i22i10i30j0i22i30j33i160j33i299.g9DG9oa1QaY