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

Table 26b. Adults age 18 and over with diabetes who reported a dental visit in the past year,a by gender, United States, 2004

Total | Women | Men

Total

Population group Sample size Weighted size (in thousands) Percent SE
Total   1,620 13,810 39.7 1.5
Age 18-44 241 1,940 39.9 4.2
45-64 730 6,147 39.3 2.4
65 and over 649 5,722 40.1 2.7
Race White only 1,203 10,775 42.2 1.8
Black only 315 2,058 27.4 2.6
Other 102 977 39.1 6.3
Ethnicity Non-Hispanic, all races 1,252 12,087 41.6 1.7
Non-Hispanic, White 852 9,135 45.0 2.1
Non-Hispanic, Black 308 2,023 27.1 2.6
Hispanic, all races 368 1,723 26.8 3.0
Health insurance, age 18-64 Any private 551 5,627 46.9 2.6
Public only 283 1,620 23.9 2.9
Uninsured 137 841 20.1 4.3
Health insurance, age 65 and over Medicare only 162 1,555 37.7 4.7
Medicare and private 305 3,104 46.4 3.5
Medicare and other public 171 977 26.1 5.9
Family incomeb Negative/poor 367 1,951 27.1 3.1
Near poor/low 420 3,321 27.3 2.7
Middle 441 3,993 40.9 2.7
High 392 4,545 53.2 3.0
Educationc Less than high school 620 4,068 24.4 2.2
High school graduate 512 4,881 37.1 2.6
At least some college 472 4,760 56.1 2.6
Residence location Metropolitan-large 751 6,571 39.3 2.3
Metropolitan-small 506 4,295 41.7 2.6
Micropolitan 228 1,868 37.1 4.6
Noncore 135 1,076 39.3 5.7
Preferred language Other 254 1,314 26.6 3.6
English 1,366 12,496 41.1 1.7

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Women

Population group Sample size Weighted size (in thousands) Percent SE
Total   940 7,235 38.2 2.0
Age 18-44 148 1,055 43.0 5.5
45-64 409 3,095 39.8 3.0
65 and over 383 3,085 35.0 3.1
Race White only 667 5,441 41.1 2.4
Black only 216 1,290 29.5 3.7
Other * * * *
Ethnicity Non-Hispanic, all races 715 6,246 40.3 2.3
Non-Hispanic, White 454 4,512 44.5 2.8
Non-Hispanic, Black 210 1,259 29.4 3.8
Hispanic, all races 225 990 25.2 3.5
Health insurance, age 18-64 Any private 272 2,567 48.1 3.4
Public only 202 1,106 27.5 3.7
Uninsured * * * *
Health insurance, age 65 and over Medicare only * * * *
Medicare and private 162 1,534 40.6 4.1
Medicare and other public 124 641 18.1 4.1
Family incomeb Negative/poor 255 1,234 30.1 3.6
Near poor/low 261 2,012 26.4 3.4
Middle 246 2,097 42.3 3.5
High 178 1,893 51.5 3.7
Educationc Less than high school 376 2,239 24.9 3.1
High school graduate 310 2,752 39.2 3.5
At least some college 245 2,177 51.5 3.1
Residence location Metropolitan-large 443 3,512 36.5 3.0
Metropolitan-small 315 2,417 39.7 3.4
Micropolitan 121 858 35.9 5.3
Noncore * * * *
Preferred language Other 151 760 27.9 4.4
English 789 6,475 39.4 2.2

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Men

Population group Sample size Weighted size (in thousands) Percent SE
Total   680 6,575 41.4 2.4
Age 18-44 * * * *
45-64 321 3,053 38.9 3.6
65 and over 266 2,637 46.1 3.8
Race White only 536 5,333 43.3 2.6
Black only * * * *
Other * * * *
Ethnicity Non-Hispanic, all races 537 5,841 43.0 2.7
Non-Hispanic, White 398 4,623 45.4 3.0
Non-Hispanic, Black * * * *
Hispanic, all races 143 734 28.9 5.2
Health insurance, age 18-64 Any private 279 3,060 45.9 3.6
Public only * * * *
Uninsured * * * *
Health insurance, age 65 and over Medicare only * * * *
Medicare and private 143 1,570 52.0 5.1
Medicare and other public * * * *
Family incomeb Negative/poor 112 717 21.8 6.1
Near poor/low 159 1,310 28.7 4.3
Middle 195 1,896 39.4 4.2
High 214 2,652 54.4 4.2
Educationc Less than high school 244 1,829 23.8 3.2
High school graduate 202 2,129 34.3 3.8
At least some college 227 2,582 59.9 3.9
Residence location Metropolitan-large 308 3,059 42.5 3.8
Metropolitan-small 191 1,878 44.3 4.3
Micropolitan 107 1,010 38.2 6.2
Noncore * * * *
Preferred language Other 103 554 25.0 5.2
English 577 6,021 42.9 2.6

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 26b. Adults age 18 and over with diabetes who reported a dental visit in the past year,a by gender, United States, 2004. October 2014. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/final-reports/women-and-diabetes-2004-2005/wmdiabapbtab26b.html