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

Table 21a. Adults age 50 and over who reported they had ever received a colonoscopy, sigmoidoscopy, or proctoscopy, by diagnosed diabetes status, United States, 2005

Total | With diabetes | Without diabetes

Total

Population group Sample size Weighted size (in thousands) Percent SE
Total   12,325 78,263 49.1 0.6
Age 50-64 6,821 46,456 43.4 0.7
65-74 2,817 16,970 58.1 1.1
75 and over 2,687 14,837 56.5 1.2
Gender Male 5,253 36,294 49.8 0.8
Female 7,072 41,969 48.4 0.8
Race White only 10,321 67,559 50.6 0.6
Black only 1,523 7,346 41.6 1.6
Other 481 3,358 35.4 2.6
Ethnicity Hispanic, all races 1,306 5,765 30.8 1.6
Non-Hispanic, all races 11,019 72,498 50.5 0.6
Non-Hispanic, White 9,128 62,427 52.3 0.7
Non-Hispanic, Black 1,523 7,321 41.5 1.5
Non-Hispanic, Other 368 2,750 33.3 2.9
Health insurance, ages 50-64 Private 4,880 35,320 47.5 0.8
Public 947 5,276 41.9 1.7
Uninsured 994 5,860 20.7 1.5
Health insurance, age 65 and over Medicare and private 3,143 19,115 62.7 1.0
Medicare and public 795 3,926 52.9 2.2
Medicare only 1,566 8,765 47.6 1.6
Family incomeb Negative/poor 1,475 6,789 36.0 1.5
Near poor/low 2,741 15,095 43.2 1.2
Middle 3,825 24,651 48.1 1.0
High 4,284 31,727 55.5 0.9
Educationc Less than high school 2,595 14,213 39.7 1.2
High school graduate 3,763 24,674 45.9 1.1
At least some college 5,847 38,571 54.8 0.7

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With diabetes

Population group Sample size Weighted size (in thousands) Percent SE
Total   1,852 11,107 51.3 1.3
Age 50-64 892 5,734 45.6 1.9
65-74 544 3,165 57.8 2.5
75 and over 416 2,208 56.7 2.8
Gender Male 821 5,374 54.2 2.0
Female 1,031 5,733 48.5 1.8
Race White only 1,424 8,954 52.4 1.5
Black only 343 1,635 49.2 2.7
Other 85 518 38.5 6.2
Ethnicity Hispanic, all races 279 1,167 37.8 3.3
Non-Hispanic, all races 1,573 9,940 52.9 1.4
Non-Hispanic, White 1,171 7,915 54.5 1.6
Non-Hispanic, Black 344 1,631 48.9 2.7
Non-Hispanic, Other 58 394 37.7 7.7
Health insurance, ages 50-64 Private 534 3,718 50.2 2.4
Public 239 1,269 44.5 3.8
Uninsured 119 747 25.1 5.1
Health insurance, age 65 and over Medicare and private 504 3,033 60.9 2.5
Medicare and public 195 930 52.5 4.3
Medicare only 261 1,411 52.8 3.8
Family incomeb Negative/poor 302 1,281 44.0 3.3
Near poor/low 550 2,895 46.3 2.5
Middle 571 3,671 49.8 2.5
High 429 3,261 60.4 2.7
Educationc Less than high school 562 2,970 41.4 2.5
High school graduate 569 3,583 48.4 2.6
At least some college 711 4,497 60.4 2.1

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Without diabetes

Population group Sample size Weighted size (in thousands) Percent SE
Total   10,473 67,155 48.7 0.7
Age 50-64 5,929 40,721 43.1 0.8
65-74 2,273 13,805 58.1 1.3
75 and over 2,271 12,629 56.4 1.3
Gender Male 4,432 30,919 49.1 0.9
Female 6,041 36,236 48.4 0.8
Race White only 8,897 58,604 50.3 0.7
Black only 1,180 5,711 39.4 1.8
Other 396 2,840 34.9 2.8
Ethnicity Hispanic, all races 1,027 4,597 29.0 1.7
Non-Hispanic, all races 9,446 62,558 50.2 0.7
Non-Hispanic, White 7,957 54,512 52.0 0.7
Non-Hispanic, Black 1,179 5,690 39.4 1.8
Non-Hispanic, Other 310 2,356 32.6 3.0
Health insurance, ages 50-64 Private 4,346 31,602 47.1 0.9
Public 708 4,006 41.0 2.0
Uninsured 875 5,113 20.0 1.7
Health insurance, age 65 and over Medicare and private 2,639 16,083 63.0 1.1
Medicare and public 600 2,997 53.1 2.4
Medicare only 1,305 7,355 46.6 1.7
Family incomeb Negative/poor 1,173 5,508 34.1 1.7
Near poor/low 2,191 12,200 42.4 1.3
Middle 3,254 20,980 47.8 1.0
High 3,855 28,466 54.9 1.0
Educationc Less than high school 2,033 11,244 39.2 1.4
High school graduate 3,194 21,091 45.5 1.2
At least some college 5,136 34,074 54.1 0.8

a Adults with DIBEV=1 are defined as with diabetes.  Without diabetes includes all other adults..
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:  for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics, National Health Interview Survey. 

Page last reviewed October 2014
Internet Citation: Table 21a. Adults age 50 and over who reported they had ever received a colonoscopy, sigmoidoscopy, or proctoscopy, by diagnosed diabetes status, United States, 2005. Content last updated October 2014. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/final-reports/women-and-diabetes-2004-2005/wmdiabapbtab21a.html