Women With Diabetes: Quality of Health Care, 2004-2005

Table 16. Adults age 18 and over with diabetes who had a foot examination in the past year, by gender, United States, 2004

Total | Women | Men

Total

Population group Sample size Weighted size (in thousands) Percent SE
Total   1,556 15,173 70.6 1.4
Age 18-44 236 2,124 62.6 3.8
45-64 702 7,045 72.6 2.3
65 and over 618 6,005 71.1 2.1
Race White only 1,161 11,794 71.1 1.6
Black only 295 2,288 72.8 3.1
Other 100 1,092 61.6 6.1
Ethnicity Non-Hispanic, all races 1,200 13,135 70.9 1.5
Non-Hispanic, White 822 9,858 71.4 1.8
Non-Hispanic, Black 288 2,244 73.5 3.2
Hispanic, all races 356 2,038 68.9 3.4
Health insurance, age 18-64 Any private 537 6,383 71.8 2.7
Public only 265 1,773 72.2 3.7
Uninsured 136 1,013 58.0 4.9
Health insurance, age 65 and over Medicare only 159 1,714 67.2 4.0
Medicare and private 287 3,183 73.1 2.9
Medicare and other public 161 1,006 72.1 4.7
Family incomeb Negative/poor 346 2,095 71.2 3.2
Near poor/low 399 3,549 64.3 2.7
Middle 428 4,401 69.9 2.4
High 383 5,129 75.4 2.6
Educationc Less than high school 586 4,387 66.7 2.4
High school graduate 492 5,360 69.8 2.4
At least some college 464 5,306 74.9 2.4
Residence location Metropolitan-large 724 7,313 73.1 1.9
Metropolitan-small 480 4,614 69.5 2.3
Micropolitan 220 2,037 68.8 3.3
Noncore 132 1,209 63.1 5.4
Preferred language Other 246 1,522 65.2 4.3
English 1,310 13,651 71.2 1.5

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Women

Population group Sample size Weighted size (in thousands) Percent SE
Total   900 7,954 70.1 2.0
Age 18-44 144 1,166 60.7 5.1
45-64 390 3,498 73.8 3.0
65 and over 366 3,290 69.4 2.9
Race White only 643 6,002 69.7 2.3
Black only 201 1,372 77.4 3.9
Other * * * *
Ethnicity Non-Hispanic, all races 681 6,810 69.8 2.2
Non-Hispanic, White 436 4,927 69.1 2.7
Non-Hispanic, Black 195 1,333 78.9 3.9
Hispanic, all races 219 1,144 71.6 3.7
Health insurance, age 18-64 Any private 264 2,910 73.1 3.5
Public only 187 1,196 70.8 4.2
Uninsured * * * *
Health insurance, age 65 and over Medicare only * * * *
Medicare and private 153 1,597 73.3 4.2
Medicare and other public 118 687 66.0 5.7
Family incomeb Negative/poor 241 1,323 74.8 3.4
Near poor/low 247 2,150 63.9 3.6
Middle 238 2,317 67.2 3.3
High 174 2,163 76.4 4.1
Educationc Less than high school 352 2,362 64.4 3.3
High school graduate 298 3,032 72.4 3.2
At least some college 242 2,477 72.5 3.8
Residence location Metropolitan-large 427 3,874 71.7 2.8
Metropolitan-small 299 2,644 70.6 3.3
Micropolitan 115 932 65.6 5.1
Noncore * * * *
Preferred language Other 148 861 69.2 5.3
English 752 7,093 70.2 2.1

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Men

Population group Sample size Weighted size (in thousands) Percent SE
Total   656 7,220 71.2 1.9
Age 18-44 * * * *
45-64 312 3,547 71.5 3.3
65 and over 252 2,715 73.1 2.7
Race White only 518 5,792 72.4 2.2
Black only * * * *
Other * * * *
Ethnicity Non-Hispanic, all races 519 6,325 72.1 2.1
Non-Hispanic, White 386 4,930 73.8 2.5
Non-Hispanic, Black * * * *
Hispanic, all races 137 895 65.4 5.3
Health insurance, age 18-64 Any private 273 3,472 70.7 3.7
Public only * * * *
Uninsured * * * *
Health insurance, age 65 and over Medicare only * * * *
Medicare and private 134 1,586 73.0 3.8
Medicare and other public * * * *
Family incomeb Negative/poor 105 772 65.0 6.3
Near poor/low 152 1,398 65.0 4.1
Middle 190 2,084 73.0 3.4
High 209 2,966 74.6 3.4
Educationc Less than high school 234 2,024 69.5 3.3
High school graduate 194 2,328 66.3 3.4
At least some college 222 2,829 76.9 3.1
Residence location Metropolitan-large 297 3,439 74.6 2.7
Metropolitan-small 181 1,970 68.2 3.5
Micropolitan 105 1,104 71.5 5.1
Noncore * * * *
Preferred language Other * * * *
English 558 6,559 72.4 2.1

a Adults with DSDIA53=1 are defined as with diabetes.
b Negative/poor refers to household incomes below the Federal poverty line; near poor/low, over the poverty line to just below 200 percent of the poverty line; middle, 200 percent to just below 400 percent of the poverty line; and high, 400 percent of the poverty line and over.
c Less than high school refers to fewer than 12 years of education; high school graduate, 12 years of education; and at least some college, more than 12 years of education.
* Data do not meet the criteria for statistical reliability, data quality, or confidentiality.
Key: SE: standard error.
Source: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Center for Financing, Access, and Cost Trends, Medical Expenditure Panel Survey.

Page last reviewed October 2014
Page originally created September 2012
Internet Citation: Table 16. Adults age 18 and over with diabetes who had a foot examination in the past year, by gender, United States, 2004. Content last reviewed October 2014. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/final-reports/women-and-diabetes-2004-2005/wmdiabapbtab16.html