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

Table 17. Adults age 18 and over with diabetes who had a hemoglobin A1c measurement, a dilated eye examination, and a foot examination in the past year, by gender, USA, 2004

Total | Women | Men

Total

Population group Sample size Weighted size (in thousands) Percent SE
Total   1,430 14,052 45.4 1.7
Age 18-44 226 2,043 30.2 3.8
45-64 649 6,569 46.9 2.5
65 and over 555 5,441 49.5 2.4
Race White only 1,081 11,038 46.6 1.9
Black only 257 2,000 43.4 3.8
Other * * * *
Ethnicity Non-Hispanic, all races 1,098 12,152 46.4 1.9
Non-Hispanic, White 764 9,227 47.8 2.2
Non-Hispanic, Black 251 1,961 44.2 3.8
Hispanic, all races 332 1,900 39.5 3.2
Health insurance, age 18-64 Any private 510 6,078 46.7 2.6
Public only 232 1,547 38.1 4.0
Uninsured 133 986 26.8 4.6
Health insurance, age 65 and over Medicare only 142 1,571 47.3 4.5
Medicare and private 263 2,936 51.7 3.2
Medicare and other public 140 845 44.9 5.4
Family incomeb Negative/poor 308 1,852 36.8 3.7
Near poor/low 363 3,282 37.3 3.2
Middle 399 4,089 44.0 2.8
High 360 4,829 55.5 2.9
Educationc Less than high school 536 4,036 35.6 2.6
High school graduate 453 4,977 46.4 3.1
At least some college 428 4,933 52.5 2.8
Residence location Metropolitan-large 654 6,675 47.0 2.5
Metropolitan-small 449 4,377 46.0 2.9
Micropolitan 200 1,845 40.6 4.8
Noncore 127 1,155 41.9 5.5
Preferred language Other 231 1,414 34.9 3.6
English 1,199 12,639 46.6 1.8

Top of Page

Women

Population group Sample size Weighted size (in thousands) Percent SE
Total   830 7,436 45.2 2.1
Age 18-44 136 1,115 30.5 4.4
45-64 363 3,320 48.7 3.3
65 and over 331 3,001 46.7 3.3
Race White only 605 5,714 45.4 2.5
Black only 175 1,199 49.5 4.3
Other * * * *
Ethnicity Non-Hispanic, all races 625 6,377 45.9 2.4
Non-Hispanic, White 410 4,711 46.1 2.9
Non-Hispanic, Black 170 1,165 50.9 4.2
Hispanic, all races 205 1,059 41.0 4.2
Health insurance, age 18-64 Any private 254 2,845 48.1 3.6
Public only 165 1,058 40.7 4.7
Uninsured * * * *
Health insurance, age 65 and over Medicare only * * * *
Medicare and private 141 1,481 49.8 4.4
Medicare and other public 103 580 36.7 5.6
Family incomeb Negative/poor 211 1,146 38.2 4.6
Near poor/low 223 1,974 39.0 3.8
Middle 228 2,220 43.4 3.3
High 168 2,096 56.7 4.3
Educationc Less than high school 320 2,154 32.3 3.4
High school graduate 278 2,866 50.6 4.0
At least some college 225 2,349 50.0 3.8
Residence location Metropolitan-large 385 3,502 44.2 3.4
Metropolitan-small 280 2,537 49.4 3.3
Micropolitan 107 893 38.2 4.8
Noncore * * * *
Preferred language Other 140 796 34.4 4.9
English 690 6,640 46.5 2.2

Top of Page

Men

Population group Sample size Weighted size (in thousands) Percent SE
Total   600 6,617 45.7 2.3
Age 18-44 * * * *
45-64 286 3,250 44.9 3.3
65 and over 224 2,439 52.9 3.6
Race White only 476 5,324 47.9 2.5
Black only * * * *
Other * * * *
Ethnicity Non-Hispanic, all races 473 5,776 46.9 2.6
Non-Hispanic, White 354 4,516 49.6 2.8
Non-Hispanic, Black * * * *
Hispanic, all races 127 841 37.6 3.9
Health insurance, age 18-64 Any private 256 3,233 45.5 3.6
Public only * * * *
Uninsured * * * *
Health insurance, age 65 and over Medicare only * * * *
Medicare and private 122 1,455 53.7 4.5
Medicare and other public * * * *
Family incomeb Negative/poor * * * *
Near poor/low 140 1,309 34.7 5.1
Middle 171 1,869 44.8 4.1
High 192 2,733 54.5 3.7
Educationc Less than high school 216 1,882 39.4 3.7
High school graduate 175 2,112 40.6 4.1
At least some college 203 2,584 54.8 4.0
Residence location Metropolitan-large 269 3,174 50.2 3.4
Metropolitan-small 169 1,840 41.2 4.2
Micropolitan * * * *
Noncore * * * *
Preferred language Other * * * *
English 509 5,999 46.8 2.5

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
Internet Citation: Table 17. Adults age 18 and over with diabetes who had a hemoglobin A1c measurement, a dilated eye examination, and a foot examination in the past year, by gender, USA, 2004. October 2014. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/final-reports/women-and-diabetes-2004-2005/wmdiabapbtab17.html