Table 1

Prevalence of proteinuria in type 2 diabetes; results are number (%)

Study groups Total (n=1848) Male (n=1137) Female (n=711)
No proteinuria1604  (86.8)981  (86.3)623  (87.6)
Macroproteinuria127 (6.9)85 (7.5)42 (5.9)
Microproteinuria47 (2.5)32 (2.8)15 (2.1)
Proteinuria without retinopathy70 (3.8)39 (3.4)31 (4.4)