Table 18_5_2-1a

2009 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports

The National Healthcare Quality Report (NHQR) is a comprehensive national overview of quality of health care in the United States. It is organized around four dimensions of quality of care: effectiveness, patient safety, timeliness, and patient centeredness.

Table 18_5_2.1a
Diabetes patients age 40 and over who had hemoglobin A1c measurement, retinal eye examination, and foot examination within the past year, by race, California, 2007
    Non-Hispanic
  TotalWhiteBlackAsianNHOPIAI/ANMultiple races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 45.11.451.41.546.44.943.73.8DSUDSU61.29.457.36.3
Health insurance,a under age 65Private50.12.255.62.653.37.542.96.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Public43.53.646.64.838.110.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU45.112.7
Uninsured19.54.829.97.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Health insurance, age 65 and overTotal48.11.750.92.054.66.442.15.3DSUDSUDSUDSU53.29.0
Medicare and private50.42.150.72.355.59.543.66.9DSUDSUDSUDSU58.510.9
Medicare and public41.33.544.24.954.18.736.99.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Medicare only53.36.569.05.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Family incomebNegative/poor31.63.331.64.942.88.232.88.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Near poor/low38.63.342.04.156.29.448.68.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Middle44.13.746.64.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
High55.21.658.31.847.66.448.55.2DSUDSUDSUDSU69.97.1
EducationLess than high school28.22.828.24.849.49.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
High school graduate46.32.750.43.030.48.133.18.4DSUDSUDSUDSU47.711.7
At least some college54.51.655.91.857.96.251.04.5DSUDSUDSUDSU66.66.4
Residence locationUrban44.81.551.91.746.05.042.23.9DSUDSU50.712.054.77.5
Rural47.02.949.33.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU65.910.0
English proficiencyEnglish only51.81.552.11.645.75.060.07.0DSUDSUDSUDSU52.96.9
Well/very well46.82.946.25.7DSUDSU47.45.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Not well/not at all25.13.4DSUDSUDSUDSU29.16.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Born in U.S.Yes50.71.452.11.547.14.954.78.1DSUDSU61.29.456.06.4
No34.52.844.46.6DSUDSU41.54.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU

a A small number of people who were covered by both public and private health insurance plans were included in the "public health insurance" category only.

b Negative/poor refers to household incomes below the Federal poverty line; near poor/low, the poverty line to just below 200 percent of the poverty line; middle, 200 percent to just below 300 percent of the poverty line; and high, 300 percent of the poverty line and over. Missing values for family income were imputed using multiple imputation methodology. A small number of people were excluded because their family income could not be imputed.

DSU - Data do not meet the criteria for statistical reliability, data quality, or confidentiality.

Key: AI/AN: American Indian or Alaska Native; NHOPI: Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander; SE: standard error.

Source: University of California, Los Angeles, Center for Health Policy Research, California Health Interview Survey.

 

Current as of March 2010
Internet Citation: Table 18_5_2-1a: 2009 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. March 2010. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr09/18_populations/T18_5_2-1a.html