Table 2_1_1-2d

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_1.2d
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 by education, United States, 2007
  TotalLess than high school bHigh school graduate bAt least some college b
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 37.51.729.22.931.92.547.12.8
Age40-5933.52.426.34.226.33.742.84.0
60 and over43.92.033.93.240.93.653.93.6
GenderMale39.02.330.74.534.13.647.83.8
Female36.12.427.73.830.93.746.04.1
RaceWhite, single race38.81.929.53.432.83.049.33.2
Black, single race31.63.126.25.531.25.3DSUDSU
Asian, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
NHOPI, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
AI/AN, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Multiple racesDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
EthnicityNon-Hispanic, all races39.31.930.44.132.42.849.02.9
Non-Hispanic, White41.62.231.45.133.63.451.93.5
Non-Hispanic, Black31.43.126.25.530.65.3DSUDSU
Hispanic, all races26.93.326.64.1DSUDSUDSUDSU
Family incomecNegative/poor23.13.222.64.2DSUDSUDSUDSU
Near poor/low28.23.125.24.125.25.1DSUDSU
Middle32.63.031.36.329.33.938.45.3
High51.43.0DSUDSU46.04.955.64.0
Employment status, ages 40-64Employed39.63.131.07.632.25.947.64.0
Not employed33.22.930.85.130.24.838.95.2
Health insurance, ages 40-64Any private42.02.8DSUDSU36.04.848.43.6
Public only28.84.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Uninsured21.45.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Health insurance, age 65 and overMedicare only38.64.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Medicare and private46.63.2DSUDSU42.94.855.35.4
Medicare and other public43.54.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Location of residencedMetropolitan38.01.827.33.432.72.846.82.8
  Large central metro32.62.824.73.829.84.939.24.8
  Large fringe metro45.94.1DSUDSUDSUDSU52.95.2
  Medium metro33.93.4DSUDSUDSUDSU45.05.6
  Small metro46.86.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Nonmetropolitan35.64.134.25.629.55.3DSUDSU
  Micropolitan37.94.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  NoncoreDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish38.71.830.43.932.22.647.92.9
Other29.53.525.24.1DSUDSUDSUDSU
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good40.22.331.64.332.33.350.43.5
Fair/poor32.92.426.54.131.33.840.24.5
Activity limitationsdBasic activities36.52.835.35.730.74.043.84.6
Complex activities31.93.133.66.4DSUDSU41.15.3
Neither basic nor complex activities38.62.324.73.433.93.448.53.6
U.S. bornYes38.71.830.94.132.82.648.03.0
No31.33.326.43.8DSUDSUDSUDSU

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

b 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.

c 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.

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_1-2d: 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_1-2d.html