Table 2_1_1-1

2010 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 2_1_1.1
Adults age 40 and over with diagnosed diabetes who received all three recommended services for diabetes (hemoglobin A1c measurement, dilated eye examination, and foot examination) in the calendar year,a United States, 2002-2007
  200720062005200420032002
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 37.41.641.21.740.11.843.31.844.81.743.21.62
Age40-5933.42.437.42.339.02.441.92.442.82.341.32.15
60 and over43.92.047.22.141.92.145.52.248.02.346.42.13
GenderMale39.12.340.62.439.22.742.82.545.32.543.42.28
Female35.92.441.62.141.02.143.82.244.32.443.12.32
RaceWhite, single race38.71.942.21.941.02.143.72.146.42.043.31.79
Black, single race31.73.136.64.037.03.643.34.036.83.742.83.33
Asian, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
NHOPI, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
AI/AN, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Multiple racesDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
EthnicityNon-Hispanic, all races39.31.843.11.841.21.944.62.045.71.744.61.68
  Non-Hispanic, White41.52.244.62.242.42.345.42.447.82.145.11.95
  Non-Hispanic, Black31.53.136.84.037.43.743.84.036.93.742.93.34
Hispanic, all races27.33.231.63.333.83.235.73.139.34.433.73.46
Family incomebNegative/poor22.53.133.44.430.33.433.13.831.83.538.64.19
Near poor/low28.63.131.92.628.52.735.13.730.53.635.03.41
Middle33.13.042.72.738.43.237.92.846.53.241.42.52
High51.43.047.82.752.63.155.33.155.13.252.12.99
EducationcLess than high school29.22.931.42.631.52.832.22.836.02.834.12.78
High school graduate31.92.542.92.839.92.841.73.348.22.943.12.78
At least some college47.12.846.42.647.73.052.32.848.32.851.32.87
Employment status, ages 40-64Employed39.53.044.63.144.73.845.23.542.33.244.43.20
Not employed33.42.943.12.939.82.736.93.042.93.538.93.13
Health insurance, ages 40-64Any private42.02.748.12.847.83.044.02.947.22.745.82.76
Public only28.34.739.04.232.63.738.15.031.23.734.64.17
Uninsured21.95.020.85.132.95.8DSUDSUDSUDSU23.24.72
Health insurance, age 65 and overMedicare only39.04.343.53.839.54.746.14.548.05.045.93.67
Medicare and private46.63.248.13.943.13.347.83.254.63.850.93.18
Medicare and other public43.34.936.85.431.04.540.75.636.35.344.55.46
Residence locationdMetropolitan38.01.843.51.841.92.144.02.146.52.045.71.91
  Large central metro32.62.841.03.040.43.241.13.344.33.544.63.48
  Large fringe metro45.74.046.03.743.53.648.04.751.53.450.43.66
  Medium metro34.13.342.92.642.34.140.74.148.54.245.53.89
  Small metro47.66.447.86.141.58.051.13.238.45.039.15.81
Nonmetropolitan35.44.132.03.633.83.440.63.837.82.933.43.25
  Micropolitan37.64.738.64.435.94.938.25.039.44.435.54.59
  NoncoreDSUDSU20.54.831.93.944.06.535.84.729.76.15
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish38.71.842.11.840.91.944.81.945.81.644.71.72
Other29.53.432.14.533.13.831.03.636.54.632.13.26
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good40.02.244.02.141.02.342.92.349.62.345.72.09
Fair/poor33.12.436.42.438.72.343.82.838.02.539.82.45
Activity limitationsdBasic activities36.52.738.72.737.02.842.92.945.73.142.52.93
Complex activities32.43.136.33.038.73.241.23.044.63.340.93.04
Neither basic nor complex activities38.42.342.72.140.72.344.12.344.12.043.42.00

a Estimates are age adjusted to the 2000 standard population using two age groups: 40-59 and 60 and over.

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 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.

d For more information, see the MEPS entry in Appendix B: Detailed Methods.

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: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Center for Financing, Access, and Cost Trends, Medical Expenditure Panel Survey.

 

Page last reviewed February 2011
Internet Citation: Table 2_1_1-1: 2010 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. February 2011. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr10/2_diabetes/T2_1_1-1.html