Table 2_1_1-2c

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_1.2c
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)a� in the calendar year, by family income,b United States, 2007
  TotalNegative/poorNear poor/lowMiddleHigh
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 37.41.622.53.128.63.133.13.051.43.0
Age40-5933.42.415.53.923.14.328.64.249.44.3
60 and over43.92.033.75.137.54.040.43.654.53.9
GenderMale39.12.3DSUDSU29.44.531.93.852.63.9
Female35.92.420.93.528.44.235.14.149.84.6
RaceWhite, single race38.71.923.04.229.63.733.63.451.73.3
Black, single race31.73.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Asian, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
NHOPI, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
AI/AN, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Multiple racesDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
EthnicityNon-Hispanic, all races39.31.822.83.825.53.433.73.454.03.2
Non-Hispanic, White41.52.2DSUDSU25.54.334.24.055.03.5
Non-Hispanic, Black31.53.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Hispanic, all races27.33.2DSUDSU34.86.1DSUDSUDSUDSU
EducationcLess than high school29.22.922.64.225.24.131.36.3DSUDSU
High school graduate31.92.5DSUDSU25.25.129.33.946.04.9
At least some college47.12.8DSUDSUDSUDSU38.45.355.64.0
Employment status, ages 40-64Employed39.53.0DSUDSUDSUDSU29.74.652.14.3
Not employed33.42.922.34.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Health insurance, ages 40-64Any private42.02.7DSUDSUDSUDSU33.34.252.13.8
Public only28.34.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Uninsured21.95.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Health insurance, age 65 and overMedicare only39.04.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Medicare and private46.63.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU53.95.4
Medicare and other public43.34.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Location of residencedMetropolitan38.01.821.23.129.83.632.63.451.93.3
  Large central metro32.62.8DSUDSU38.46.528.15.1DSUDSU
  Large fringe metro45.74.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU56.25.2
  Medium metro34.13.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Small metro47.66.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Nonmetropolitan35.44.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Micropolitan37.64.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  NoncoreDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish38.71.822.93.625.43.534.13.252.33.1
Other29.53.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good40.02.221.05.231.64.531.43.654.23.5
Fair/poor33.12.423.33.924.93.935.34.644.76.3
Activity limitationsdBasic activities36.52.727.34.327.54.637.55.053.37.0
Complex activities32.43.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Neither basic nor complex activities38.42.319.85.329.64.330.23.651.63.6
U.S. bornYes38.51.823.43.624.63.333.83.352.63.2
No32.43.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU

a Estimates are age adjusted to the 2000 standard population with two age-groups: 40-59, 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.

 

Current as of February 2011
Internet Citation: Table 2_1_1-2c: 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_1-2c.html