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

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

Total | Women | Men

Total

Population groupSample sizeWeighted size
(in thousands)
PercentSE
Total 1,85211,10751.31.3
Age50-648925,73445.61.9
65-745443,16557.82.5
75 and over4162,20856.72.8
RaceWhite only1,4248,95452.41.5
Black only3431,63549.22.7
Other8551838.56.2
EthnicityHispanic, all races2791,16737.83.3
Non-Hispanic, all races1,5739,94052.91.4
Non-Hispanic, White1,1717,91554.51.6
Non-Hispanic, Black3441,63148.92.7
Non-Hispanic, Other5839437.77.7
Health insurance, ages 50-64Private5343,71850.22.4
Public2391,26944.53.8
Uninsured11974725.15.1
Health insurance, age 65 and overMedicare and private5043,03360.92.5
Medicare and public19593052.54.3
Medicare only2611,41152.83.8
Family incomebNegative/poor3021,28144.03.3
Near poor/low5502,89546.32.5
Middle5713,67149.82.5
High4293,26160.42.7
EducationcLess than high school5622,97041.42.5
High school graduate5693,58348.42.6
At least some college7114,49760.42.1

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Women

Population groupSample sizeWeighted size
(in thousands)
PercentSE
Total 1,0315,73348.51.8
Age50-644872,89845.12.8
65-742921,59753.83.5
75 and over2521,23949.93.8
RaceWhite only7774,51048.32.2
Black only21099250.13.7
Other****
EthnicityHispanic, all races17166135.65.4
Non-Hispanic, all races8605,07250.21.9
Non-Hispanic, White6183,89650.52.4
Non-Hispanic, Black21299950.03.7
Non-Hispanic, Other****
Health insurance, ages 50-64Private2751,77053.13.6
Public13768539.54.9
Uninsured7544321.75.5
Health insurance, age 65 and overMedicare and private2681,47653.13.5
Medicare and public11652249.45.6
Medicare only16083852.05.2
Family incomebNegative/poor21387044.34.2
Near poor/low3481,76742.12.8
Middle2871,75849.13.3
High1831,33859.14.2
EducationcLess than high school3511,73639.32.9
High school graduate3251,96145.33.5
At least some college3512,01960.03.0

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Men

Population groupSample sizeWeighted size
(in thousands)
PercentSE
Total 8215,37454.22.0
Age50-644052,83746.22.8
65-742521,56861.93.5
75 and over16497065.34.0
RaceWhite only6474,44456.62.2
Black only13364347.95.2
Other****
EthnicityHispanic, all races10850640.75.7
Non-Hispanic, all races7134,86855.72.1
Non-Hispanic, White5534,01958.32.3
Non-Hispanic, Black13263347.15.3
Non-Hispanic, Other****
Health insurance, ages 50-64Private2591,94847.53.5
Public10258450.45.3
Uninsured****
Health insurance, age 65 and overMedicare and private2361,55768.33.4
Medicare and public7940856.46.7
Medicare only10157354.05.6
Family incomebNegative/poor8941043.45.9
Near poor/low2021,12752.84.0
Middle2841,91350.43.4
High2461,92361.23.7
EducationcLess than high school2111,23444.34.2
High school graduate2441,62252.13.7
At least some college3602,47760.82.8

a Adults with DIBEV=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:  for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics, National Health Interview Survey. 

Page last reviewed November 2008
Internet Citation: Table 21b. Adults age 50 and over with diabetes who reported they had ever received a colonoscopy, sigmoidoscopy, or proctoscopy, by gender, United States, 2005: Women With Diabetes: Quality of Health Care, 2004-2005. November 2008. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/final-reports/women-and-diabetes-2004-2005/wmdiabapbtab21b.html