Table 2_1_3-2c

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_3.2c
Adults age 40 and over with diagnosed diabetes who received a dilated eye examination in the calendar year,a by family income,b United States, 2007
  TotalNegative/poorNear poor/lowMiddleHigh
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 61.01.552.13.453.63.357.33.171.42.7
Age40-5954.62.447.14.844.74.850.84.465.74.1
60 and over71.41.660.14.867.83.767.73.280.62.6
GenderMale60.92.250.66.046.45.256.84.072.33.6
Female61.22.353.14.559.04.357.64.470.24.1
RaceWhite, single race60.71.949.24.754.23.956.73.770.63.1
Black, single race63.23.057.15.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Asian, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
NHOPI, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
AI/AN, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Multiple racesDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
EthnicityNon-Hispanic, all races63.01.752.24.151.44.259.63.573.32.8
  Non-Hispanic, White63.22.2DSUDSU51.65.259.24.372.93.2
  Non-Hispanic, Black62.63.055.45.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Hispanic, all races51.93.2DSUDSU58.35.6DSUDSUDSUDSU
EducationcLess than high school54.12.849.25.150.64.956.25.8DSUDSU
High school graduate58.72.6DSUDSU55.96.151.24.471.34.3
At least some college67.82.5DSUDSUDSUDSU65.54.872.23.5
Employment status, ages 40-64Employed59.42.8DSUDSUDSUDSU52.24.969.53.7
Not employed58.32.650.94.956.95.359.85.8DSUDSU
Health insurance, ages 40-64Any private62.62.5DSUDSUDSUDSU57.54.168.93.5
Public only55.84.153.16.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Uninsured44.75.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Health insurance, age 65 and overMedicare only65.44.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Medicare and private76.82.6DSUDSUDSUDSU76.04.783.33.4
Medicare and other public75.63.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Location of residencedMetropolitan62.01.653.23.753.83.659.13.371.02.9
  Large central metro61.12.656.75.262.55.855.65.266.85.8
  Large fringe metro64.33.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU71.64.2
  Medium metro60.13.5DSUDSUDSUDSU53.76.8DSUDSU
  Small metro65.05.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Nonmetropolitan57.14.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Micropolitan57.14.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Noncore56.77.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish62.51.652.84.051.64.059.43.372.32.8
Other51.33.6DSUDSU59.36.3DSUDSUDSUDSU
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good65.02.051.16.059.54.656.34.276.62.9
Fair/poor54.52.452.94.446.34.858.34.356.96.1
Activity limitationsdBasic activities60.92.553.94.855.55.758.14.478.25.2
Complex activities55.52.947.05.150.56.560.25.8DSUDSU
Neither basic nor complex activities61.52.054.56.053.94.155.33.869.93.2
U.S. bornYes62.51.751.14.051.14.159.73.473.12.9
No53.63.4DSUDSU60.25.9DSUDSUDSUDSU

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.

 

Page last reviewed February 2011
Internet Citation: Table 2_1_3-2c: 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_3-2c.html