Table 2_1_3-2b

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_3.2b
Adults age 40 and over with diagnosed diabetes who received a dilated eye examination in the calendar year,a by ethnicity, United States, 2007
    Non-Hispanic  
  TotalAll racesWhiteBlackHispanic, all races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 61.01.563.01.763.22.262.63.051.93.2
Age40-5954.62.457.52.858.03.558.84.341.64.4
60 and over71.41.671.71.771.52.168.63.568.44.6
GenderMale60.92.263.52.465.22.958.85.047.54.8
Female61.22.362.42.760.63.465.84.055.94.0
Family incomebNegative/poor52.13.452.24.1DSUDSU55.45.4DSUDSU
Near poor/low53.63.351.44.251.65.2DSUDSU58.35.6
Middle57.33.159.63.559.24.3DSUDSUDSUDSU
High71.42.773.32.872.93.2DSUDSUDSUDSU
EducationcLess than high school54.12.855.33.855.84.554.07.551.74.1
High school graduate58.72.660.02.958.53.764.44.8DSUDSU
At least some college67.82.569.22.770.33.3DSUDSUDSUDSU
Employment status, ages 40-64Employed59.42.861.93.262.23.8DSUDSU50.35.3
Not employed58.32.657.73.056.43.8DSUDSU61.45.9
Health insurance, ages 40-64Any private62.62.564.82.764.73.3DSUDSUDSUDSU
Public only55.84.153.94.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Uninsured44.75.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Health insurance, age 65 and overMedicare only65.44.069.04.268.25.5DSUDSUDSUDSU
Medicare and private76.82.676.12.775.82.9DSUDSUDSUDSU
Medicare and other public75.63.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Location of residencedMetropolitan62.01.664.51.865.42.463.93.251.73.3
  Large central metro61.12.663.13.363.35.466.94.255.64.3
  Large fringe metro64.33.366.53.567.74.3DSUDSUDSUDSU
  Medium metro60.13.561.63.762.24.4DSUDSUDSUDSU
  Small metro65.05.272.74.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Nonmetropolitan57.14.157.24.456.24.7DSUDSUDSUDSU
  Micropolitan57.14.457.44.755.95.3DSUDSUDSUDSU
  Noncore56.77.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish62.51.663.01.763.22.262.92.958.15.0
Other51.33.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU47.84.0
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good65.02.067.42.268.12.868.93.654.84.4
Fair/poor54.52.455.42.855.13.552.55.650.34.4
Activity limitationsdBasic activities60.92.562.32.861.93.563.05.451.35.9
Complex activities55.52.955.93.258.83.9DSUDSUDSUDSU
Neither basic nor complex activities61.52.063.62.363.42.865.13.953.63.8
U.S. bornYes62.51.763.51.863.22.263.43.052.45.6
No53.63.455.76.8DSUDSUDSUDSU51.43.9

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: 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_3-2b: 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_3-2b.html