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Table 3 Realization of the control measurement and achieving the recommended level of HbA1c by 2-class area classification

From: Do the classification of areas and distance matter to the assessment results of achieving the treatment targets among type 2 diabetes patients?

2-class classification of areas Numbers of patients and their areal percentage distribution Proportions of HbA1c measured patients to the diagnosed (%) Proportions of HbA1c <7 % patients to the measured (%) Patients’ mean driving distances and the rangesa in km
Population center = urban 6754 (70.3 %) 83.0 72.0 2.1 (0–22.5)
Outside population center = rural 2852 (29.7 %) 83.0 70.7 14.9 (1–91.8)
Total 9606 (100 %)    5.9 (0–91.8)
  1. aMinimum and maximum values in brackets