Table 9a. Adults age 18 and over who reported an emergency room visit in the past year,a by diagnosed diabetes status, United States, 2004

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

Total | With diabetes | Without diabetes

Total

Population groupSample sizeWeighted size (in thousands)PercentSE
Total 22,928220,40314.50.3
Age18-4411,901111,43713.50.4
45-647,28071,92412.50.5
65 and over3,74737,04221.40.8
GenderMale10,441106,57113.20.5
Female12,487113,83215.70.4
RaceWhite only18,010179,96314.30.4
Black only3,31025,36718.30.7
Other1,60815,07310.80.9
EthnicityNon-Hispanic, all races17,433192,56214.90.3
Non-Hispanic, White12,726153,47714.80.4
Non-Hispanic, Black3,21324,66418.20.7
Hispanic, all races5,49527,84111.90.6
Health insurance, age 18-64Any private12,193136,14611.90.4
Public only2,68316,51327.11.0
Uninsured4,30530,70210.60.7
Health insurance, age 65 and overMedicare only1,09210,71322.91.6
Medicare and private1,93321,58720.11.0
Medicare and other public6734,35425.62.4
Family incomebNegative/poor4,05324,18422.30.9
Near poor/low5,07138,39818.90.7
Middle6,67369,76914.20.6
High7,13188,05210.70.4
EducationcLess than high school6,39742,63919.10.7
High school graduate7,20770,61315.50.6
At least some college9,118105,72512.00.4
Residence locationMetropolitan-large12,370119,87513.20.4
Metropolitan-small6,30762,47015.00.5
Micropolitan2,65924,30116.81.0
Noncore1,59213,75719.41.3
Preferred languageOther4,35623,8569.20.6
English18,321194,09714.90.3

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With diabetes

Population groupSample sizeWeighted size (in thousands)PercentSE
Total 1,62013,81023.01.3
Age18-442411,94026.53.7
45-647306,14721.11.8
65 and over6495,72223.92.0
GenderMale6806,57522.12.1
Female9407,23523.91.6
RaceWhite only1,20310,77522.91.5
Black only3152,05826.43.2
Other10297717.24.1
EthnicityNon-Hispanic, all races1,25212,08723.01.4
Non-Hispanic, White8529,13523.11.7
Non-Hispanic, Black3082,02325.43.2
Hispanic, all races3681,72323.63.3
Health insurance, age 18-64Any private5515,62717.71.9
Public only2831,62038.83.5
Uninsured13784122.14.8
Health insurance, age 65 and overMedicare only1621,55522.83.7
Medicare and private3053,10424.22.9
Medicare and other public17197726.94.1
Family incomebNegative/poor3671,95136.63.4
Near poor/low4203,32126.12.7
Middle4413,99321.82.2
High3924,54516.12.1
EducationcLess than high school6204,06828.12.4
High school graduate5124,88122.42.1
At least some college4724,76019.32.2
Residence locationMetropolitan-large7516,57122.41.9
Metropolitan-small5064,29523.52.6
Micropolitan2281,86823.82.9
Noncore1351,07624.04.3
Preferred languageOther2541,31414.32.5
English1,36612,49624.01.4

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Without diabetes

Population groupSample sizeWeighted size (in thousands)PercentSE
Total 21,308206,59313.90.3
Age18-4411,660109,49713.30.4
45-646,55065,77611.60.5
65 and over3,09831,32021.00.9
GenderMale9,76199,99612.60.4
Female11,547106,59615.20.4
RaceWhite only16,807169,18813.70.4
Black only2,99523,30917.60.7
Other1,50614,09610.30.9
EthnicityNon-Hispanic, all races16,181180,47514.30.3
Non-Hispanic, White11,874144,34214.20.4
Non-Hispanic, Black2,90522,64117.60.7
Hispanic, all races5,12726,11811.10.6
Health insurance, age 18-64Any private11,642130,51911.70.4
Public only2,40014,89425.81.1
Uninsured4,16829,86010.30.7
Health insurance, age 65 and overMedicare only9309,15723.01.7
Medicare and private1,62818,48219.41.0
Medicare and other public5023,37625.22.8
Family incomebNegative/poor3,68622,23221.00.9
Near poor/low4,65135,07718.20.7
Middle6,23265,77613.70.6
High6,73983,50810.40.5
EducationcLess than high school5,77738,57118.20.7
High school graduate6,69565,73214.90.6
At least some college8,646100,96611.60.4
Residence locationMetropolitan-large11,619113,30312.70.4
Metropolitan-small5,80158,17514.40.5
Micropolitan2,43122,43316.31.1
Noncore1,45712,68119.01.2
Preferred languageOther4,10222,5428.90.6
English16,955181,60114.30.3

a Adults with DSDIA53=1 are defined as with diabetes, DSDIA53=-1 as without 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 9a. Adults age 18 and over who reported an emergency room visit in the past year,a by diagnosed diabetes status, 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/wmdiabapbtab9a.html