Table 3.

Minimum size of community needed to detect a statistically significant difference from the Sioux Lookout average for incidence of complications

TIME PERIODDIFFERENCE FROM AVERAGE, %MINIMUM NO. OF PATIENTS WITH DIABETES IN COMMUNITYESTIMATED MINIMUM SIZE OF COMMUNITY*
1 y20400031 000
309707500
404703700
5 y207205600
302802200
401501200
  • * Based on assumption that diabetes prevalence is 12.9%, as measured in 2015-2016.