Table 2_1_2-2a

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_2.2a
Adults age 40 and over with diagnosed diabetes who received a hemoglobin A1c measurement in the calendar year,a by race, United States, 2007
    Single race  
  TotalWhiteBlackAsianNHOPIAI/ANMultiple races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 88.01.288.61.383.82.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Age40-5984.91.885.02.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
60 and over93.01.094.31.084.64.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
GenderMale88.31.788.51.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Female87.71.788.61.982.93.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Family incomebNegative/poor80.73.578.54.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Near poor/low84.02.983.03.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Middle86.22.587.52.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
High93.51.594.31.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
EducationcLess than high school81.73.080.93.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
High school graduate87.61.989.12.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
At least some college91.01.891.52.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Employment status, ages 40-64Employed89.21.789.71.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Not employed88.12.089.82.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Health insurance, ages 40-64Any private91.51.592.61.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Public only84.73.086.93.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Uninsured75.35.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Health insurance, age 65 and overMedicare only86.93.387.64.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Medicare and private96.91.196.51.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Medicare and other publicDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Location of residencedMetropolitan87.71.388.21.584.12.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Large central metro82.22.582.13.185.33.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Large fringe metro92.02.092.92.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Medium metro89.12.389.42.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Small metroDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Nonmetropolitan89.62.890.13.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Micropolitan90.23.890.54.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  NoncoreDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish89.11.290.11.483.62.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Other79.23.978.14.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good88.91.589.21.885.73.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Fair/poor86.51.987.42.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Activity limitationsdBasic activities85.52.286.02.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Complex activities86.22.387.42.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Neither basic nor complex activities89.01.589.71.684.63.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
U.S. bornYes89.51.290.61.483.02.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
No80.53.377.73.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU

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_2-2a: 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_2-2a.html