Table 2_1_4-2a

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_4.2a
Adults age 40 and over with diagnosed diabetes who had their feet checked for sores or irritation in the calendar year,a by race, United States, 2007
    Single race  
  TotalWhiteBlackAsianNHOPIAI/ANMultiple races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 66.61.766.11.970.93.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Age40-5964.42.464.12.867.64.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
60 and over70.11.769.32.076.14.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
GenderMale66.92.366.42.669.25.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Female66.62.166.22.472.23.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Family incomebNegative/poor63.03.659.54.773.15.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Near poor/low62.13.661.34.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Middle62.32.963.43.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
High74.22.572.52.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
EducationcLess than high school63.93.062.23.476.06.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
High school graduate63.12.762.73.165.16.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
At least some college71.82.571.72.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Employment status, ages 40-64Employed65.52.966.23.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Not employed70.82.771.43.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Health insurance, ages 40-64Any private67.22.668.42.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Public only76.23.774.44.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Uninsured52.95.954.16.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Health insurance, age 65 and overMedicare only72.23.270.93.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Medicare and private66.83.065.63.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Medicare and other public71.24.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Location of residencedMetropolitan67.11.967.02.170.53.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Large central metro62.83.062.23.668.15.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Large fringe metro70.43.570.24.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Medium metro68.13.566.54.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Small metro71.25.072.35.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Nonmetropolitan64.54.062.74.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Micropolitan66.94.764.85.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  NoncoreDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish67.51.866.82.170.63.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Other61.43.762.14.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good64.22.264.02.667.54.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Fair/poor70.52.369.22.676.75.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Activity limitationsdBasic activities68.62.766.33.080.44.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Complex activities72.32.970.73.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Neither basic nor complex activities64.62.265.42.562.64.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
U.S. bornYes66.91.966.42.169.73.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
No65.43.464.24.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU

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_4-2a: 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_4-2a.html