Table 2_1_2-1

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_2.1
Adults age 40 and over with diagnosed diabetes who received a hemoglobin A1c measurement in the calendar year,a United States, 2002-2007
  200720062005200420032002
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 88.01.289.61.090.01.191.51.089.61.191.70.9
Age40-5984.91.888.21.588.01.690.71.488.91.792.31.2
60 and over93.01.091.81.293.21.192.81.190.71.390.61.2
GenderMale88.31.788.91.588.91.891.01.589.01.792.51.1
Female87.71.790.31.591.01.391.81.390.31.590.81.3
RaceWhite, single race88.61.389.91.290.41.391.71.190.31.391.61.0
Black, single race83.82.687.72.491.41.988.33.185.32.890.42.2
Asian, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
NHOPI, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
AI/AN, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Multiple racesDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
EthnicityNon-Hispanic, all races90.01.290.01.290.81.292.71.190.21.292.20.9
  Non-Hispanic, White91.31.490.81.491.51.493.51.291.41.592.31.0
  Non-Hispanic, Black83.82.687.92.491.31.988.23.285.32.890.42.2
Hispanic, all races77.83.288.61.986.12.583.72.685.42.787.62.4
Family incomebNegative/poor80.73.585.22.785.52.987.13.284.83.390.92.7
Near poor/low84.02.984.82.585.33.092.21.784.43.291.31.8
Middle86.22.592.21.492.81.790.51.990.21.989.21.7
High93.51.591.61.791.41.793.41.693.01.394.31.2
EducationcLess than high school81.73.086.61.988.42.387.52.187.32.287.32.2
High school graduate87.61.991.01.790.72.191.32.190.91.792.01.3
At least some college91.01.890.41.691.01.694.11.489.92.194.41.2
Employment status, ages 40-64Employed89.21.791.51.390.71.592.31.891.91.793.31.6
Not employed88.12.090.11.790.51.990.11.689.41.890.61.8
Health insurance, ages 40-64Any private91.51.594.21.092.51.492.81.393.81.194.71.1
Public only84.73.087.72.488.62.689.82.585.02.988.73.1
Uninsured75.35.075.75.679.04.9DSUDSUDSUDSU84.83.8
Health insurance, age 65 and overMedicare only86.93.393.02.391.12.492.72.285.83.486.73.1
Medicare and private96.91.188.62.495.91.392.41.892.41.990.42.0
Medicare and other publicDSUDSU91.32.688.13.596.51.488.04.194.02.3
Location of residencedMetropolitan87.71.389.81.289.61.390.81.189.51.392.31.0
  Large central metro82.22.588.91.891.01.789.52.085.02.390.61.6
  Large fringe metro92.02.091.91.990.62.993.51.891.52.694.71.6
  Medium metro89.12.388.52.786.72.689.92.392.71.992.32.0
  Small metroDSUDSU90.92.889.73.191.12.894.32.893.02.3
Nonmetropolitan89.62.888.52.491.82.194.21.989.92.089.21.9
  Micropolitan90.23.892.92.191.62.893.22.792.92.188.22.3
  NoncoreDSUDSU80.65.191.93.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish89.11.289.91.190.01.291.61.090.31.291.80.9
Other79.23.987.92.390.12.790.43.083.73.590.52.6
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good88.91.590.41.289.51.491.41.388.91.592.41.0
Fair/poor86.51.988.31.890.81.491.51.490.61.690.51.6
Activity limitationsdBasic activities85.52.287.51.991.21.692.01.690.41.789.71.8
Complex activities86.22.387.72.293.01.492.21.989.72.390.32.0
Neither basic nor complex activities89.01.590.41.289.61.490.91.389.71.492.41.0

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.

 

Current as of February 2011
Internet Citation: Table 2_1_2-1: 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_2-1.html