Table 2_1_2-2d

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_2.2d
Adults age 40 and over with diagnosed diabetes who received a hemoglobin A1c measurement in the calendar year,a by education,b United States, 2007
  TotalLess than high schoolHigh school graduateAt least some college
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 87.81.281.73.087.61.991.01.8
Age40-5984.71.977.34.685.12.987.42.8
60 and over92.91.088.72.291.72.396.81.2
GenderMale88.21.783.73.986.73.191.42.5
Female87.41.779.44.188.62.490.42.6
RaceWhite, single race88.41.480.93.389.12.291.52.1
Black, single race83.72.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Asian, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
NHOPI, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
AI/AN, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Multiple racesDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
EthnicityNon-Hispanic, all races89.91.383.43.988.22.193.41.6
  Non-Hispanic, White91.21.582.44.790.22.494.71.9
  Non-Hispanic, Black83.72.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Hispanic, all races77.03.378.14.5DSUDSUDSUDSU
Family incomecNegative/poor79.73.681.15.5DSUDSUDSUDSU
Near poor/low83.93.077.25.6DSUDSUDSUDSU
Middle86.02.5DSUDSU88.73.284.84.8
High93.51.5DSUDSU91.03.194.71.8
Employment status, ages 40-64Employed89.11.7DSUDSU89.72.790.82.3
Not employed87.72.086.73.7DSUDSUDSUDSU
Health insurance, ages 40-64Any private91.41.5DSUDSU90.72.893.91.8
Public only84.33.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
UninsuredDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Health insurance, age 65 and overMedicare only86.93.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Medicare and private96.91.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Medicare and other publicDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Location of residencedMetropolitan87.51.479.83.685.92.391.61.7
  Large central metro81.52.675.25.4DSUDSU85.23.8
  Large fringe metro91.92.0DSUDSUDSUDSU95.22.0
  Medium metro89.02.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Small metroDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Nonmetropolitan89.62.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Micropolitan90.23.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  NoncoreDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish89.01.382.13.887.72.092.71.7
Other78.34.179.84.8DSUDSUDSUDSU
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good88.71.681.74.588.72.491.02.2
Fair/poor86.21.981.13.885.53.590.93.2
Activity limitationsdBasic activities85.42.279.35.484.03.790.92.8
Complex activities85.82.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Neither basic nor complex activities88.91.581.13.890.22.390.72.2
U.S. bornYes89.31.383.33.887.82.092.91.8
No79.73.478.04.5DSUDSUDSUDSU

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.

 

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