Table 10_1_1-2b

2010 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports

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Table 10_1_1.2b
Female Medicare beneficiaries age 65 and over who reported ever being screened for osteoporosis with a bone mass or bone density test,a by ethnicity, 2008
    Non-HispanicHispanic, all races
  TotalAll racesWhiteBlack
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 71.10.971.81.075.01.046.72.562.92.5
Age65-7473.71.274.91.378.61.349.34.062.03.5
75-8471.51.171.91.275.21.145.04.066.43.5
85 and over61.41.961.71.963.32.038.95.657.35.8
GenderMaleDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Female71.10.971.81.075.01.046.72.562.92.5
IncomebNegative/poor52.62.352.42.659.22.832.74.454.54.4
Near poor/low64.01.264.41.267.61.444.43.460.24.0
Middle76.81.377.11.378.31.359.35.771.25.7
High86.71.486.81.487.91.380.87.1DSUDSU
Health insuranceMedicare and Medicaid52.61.952.32.160.12.536.53.553.83.8
Medicare HMO73.61.373.91.475.31.458.14.471.43.5
Medicare and private77.31.077.71.079.11.052.34.368.55.5
Medicare fee-for-service only55.82.756.42.959.93.443.26.9DSUDSU
Location of patient residenceMSA72.90.873.80.977.30.849.02.864.32.5
Non-MSA64.93.065.53.168.03.035.93.842.27.9
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good72.31.073.01.175.91.046.53.261.73.2
Fair/poor66.61.566.81.670.91.746.94.465.35.0
Functional limitationsNo limitation73.01.273.91.277.21.346.43.962.73.4
IADL only73.01.873.71.875.62.055.25.363.17.3
1-2 ADLs68.41.568.91.671.41.649.14.563.45.7
More than 3 ADLs62.32.262.42.267.92.432.66.362.67.0
At least 1 ADL/IADL68.71.169.31.272.21.247.03.463.13.9

a Estimates are for full-year community residents age 65 and over.

b Family (husband and wife) income. Negative/poor refers to incomes of $10,000 or less; near poor/low, $10,001-$20,000; middle, $20,001-$40,000; and high, more than $40,000.

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

Key: HMO: health maintenance organization; MSA: metropolitan statistical area; IADLs: instrumental activities of daily living; ADLs: activities of daily living; SE: standard error.

Source: Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, Medicare Current Beneficiary Survey.

 

Current as of February 2011
Internet Citation: Table 10_1_1-2b: 2010 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. February 2011. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr10/10_functional_status/T10_1_1-2b.html