Table 2_1_2-2c

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_2.2c
Adults age 40 and over with diagnosed diabetes who received a hemoglobin A1c measurement in the calendar year,a by family income,b United States, 2007
  TotalNegative/poorNear poor/lowMiddleHigh
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 88.01.280.73.584.02.986.22.593.51.5
Age40-5984.91.8DSUDSU80.24.481.64.092.82.2
60 and over93.01.090.32.990.22.693.71.794.61.8
GenderMale88.31.7DSUDSU85.14.688.63.191.62.4
Female87.71.782.94.283.53.683.44.096.21.4
RaceWhite, single race88.61.378.54.483.03.687.52.894.31.6
Black, single race83.82.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Asian, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
NHOPI, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
AI/AN, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Multiple racesDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
EthnicityNon-Hispanic, all races90.01.285.54.085.33.585.92.995.31.3
  Non-Hispanic, White91.31.4DSUDSU83.94.687.43.396.51.3
  Non-Hispanic, Black83.82.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Hispanic, all races77.83.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
EducationcLess than high school81.73.081.15.577.25.6DSUDSUDSUDSU
High school graduate87.61.9DSUDSUDSUDSU88.73.291.03.1
At least some college91.01.8DSUDSUDSUDSU84.84.894.71.8
Employment status, ages 40-64Employed89.21.7DSUDSUDSUDSU85.63.493.82.0
Not employed88.12.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Health insurance, ages 40-64Any private91.51.5DSUDSUDSUDSU88.73.094.21.8
Public only84.73.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Uninsured75.35.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Health insurance, age 65 and overMedicare only86.93.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Medicare and private96.91.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Medicare and other publicDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Location of residencedMetropolitan87.71.377.84.084.83.386.32.792.91.7
  Large central metro82.22.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Large fringe metro92.02.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU95.32.2
  Medium metro89.12.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Small metroDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Nonmetropolitan89.62.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Micropolitan90.23.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  NoncoreDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish89.11.281.44.284.83.385.82.795.01.3
Other79.23.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good88.91.5DSUDSU82.74.085.13.593.41.8
Fair/poor86.51.976.74.985.34.087.43.3DSUDSU
Activity limitationsdBasic activities85.52.281.74.379.46.184.44.7DSUDSU
Complex activities86.22.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Neither basic nor complex activities89.01.5DSUDSU84.93.787.63.093.51.8
U.S. bornYes89.51.284.33.684.73.485.62.995.11.4
No80.53.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU

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_2-2c: 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_2-2c.html