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

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

Total | Women | Men

Total

Population groupSample sizeWeighted size (in thousands)PercentSE
Total 1,62013,81039.71.5
Age18-442411,94039.94.2
45-647306,14739.32.4
65 and over6495,72240.12.7
RaceWhite only1,20310,77542.21.8
Black only3152,05827.42.6
Other10297739.16.3
EthnicityNon-Hispanic, all races1,25212,08741.61.7
Non-Hispanic, White8529,13545.02.1
Non-Hispanic, Black3082,02327.12.6
Hispanic, all races3681,72326.83.0
Health insurance, age 18-64Any private5515,62746.92.6
Public only2831,62023.92.9
Uninsured13784120.14.3
Health insurance, age 65 and overMedicare only1621,55537.74.7
Medicare and private3053,10446.43.5
Medicare and other public17197726.15.9
Family incomebNegative/poor3671,95127.13.1
Near poor/low4203,32127.32.7
Middle4413,99340.92.7
High3924,54553.23.0
EducationcLess than high school6204,06824.42.2
High school graduate5124,88137.12.6
At least some college4724,76056.12.6
Residence locationMetropolitan-large7516,57139.32.3
Metropolitan-small5064,29541.72.6
Micropolitan2281,86837.14.6
Noncore1351,07639.35.7
Preferred languageOther2541,31426.63.6
English1,36612,49641.11.7

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Women

Population groupSample sizeWeighted size (in thousands)PercentSE
Total 9407,23538.22.0
Age18-441481,05543.05.5
45-644093,09539.83.0
65 and over3833,08535.03.1
RaceWhite only6675,44141.12.4
Black only2161,29029.53.7
Other****
EthnicityNon-Hispanic, all races7156,24640.32.3
Non-Hispanic, White4544,51244.52.8
Non-Hispanic, Black2101,25929.43.8
Hispanic, all races22599025.23.5
Health insurance, age 18-64Any private2722,56748.13.4
Public only2021,10627.53.7
Uninsured****
Health insurance, age 65 and overMedicare only****
Medicare and private1621,53440.64.1
Medicare and other public12464118.14.1
Family incomebNegative/poor2551,23430.13.6
Near poor/low2612,01226.43.4
Middle2462,09742.33.5
High1781,89351.53.7
EducationcLess than high school3762,23924.93.1
High school graduate3102,75239.23.5
At least some college2452,17751.53.1
Residence locationMetropolitan-large4433,51236.53.0
Metropolitan-small3152,41739.73.4
Micropolitan12185835.95.3
Noncore****
Preferred languageOther15176027.94.4
English7896,47539.42.2

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Men

Population groupSample sizeWeighted size (in thousands)PercentSE
Total 6806,57541.42.4
Age18-44****
45-643213,05338.93.6
65 and over2662,63746.13.8
RaceWhite only5365,33343.32.6
Black only****
Other****
EthnicityNon-Hispanic, all races5375,84143.02.7
Non-Hispanic, White3984,62345.43.0
Non-Hispanic, Black****
Hispanic, all races14373428.95.2
Health insurance, age 18-64Any private2793,06045.93.6
Public only****
Uninsured****
Health insurance, age 65 and overMedicare only****
Medicare and private1431,57052.05.1
Medicare and other public****
Family incomebNegative/poor11271721.86.1
Near poor/low1591,31028.74.3
Middle1951,89639.44.2
High2142,65254.44.2
EducationcLess than high school2441,82923.83.2
High school graduate2022,12934.33.8
At least some college2272,58259.93.9
Residence locationMetropolitan-large3083,05942.53.8
Metropolitan-small1911,87844.34.3
Micropolitan1071,01038.26.2
Noncore****
Preferred languageOther10355425.05.2
English5776,02142.92.6

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 November 2008
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: 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/wmdiabapbtab26b.html