T4_1_1_2a

2011 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 4_1_1.2a
Adults age 40 and over with diagnosed diabetes who received all four recommended services for diabetesa in the calendar year,b by race, United States, 2008
    Single race  
  TotalWhiteBlackAsianNHOPIAI/ANMultiple races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 21.01.421.81.816.62.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Age40-5916.01.816.22.313.63.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
60 and over29.01.930.92.321.33.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
GenderMale21.41.722.82.114.03.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Female20.51.920.72.518.42.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Family incomecNegative/poor16.22.515.02.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Near poor/low17.92.418.03.021.04.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Middle17.02.317.62.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
High27.82.529.43.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
EducationdLess than high school16.12.315.02.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
High school graduate19.52.121.42.613.83.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
At least some college25.22.326.22.819.54.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Employment status, ages 40-64Employed20.42.422.42.910.62.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Not employed17.62.317.62.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Health insurance, ages 40-64Any private22.52.424.12.912.72.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Public only17.43.016.63.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
UninsuredDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Health insurance, age 65 and overMedicare only25.23.427.74.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Medicare and private33.23.734.94.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Medicare and other public37.25.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Residence locationeMetropolitan20.21.321.01.715.62.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Large central metro18.62.222.13.112.52.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Large fringe metro21.12.722.53.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Medium metro20.02.420.12.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Small metro22.33.917.04.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Nonmetropolitan25.24.526.15.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Micropolitan27.56.129.27.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  NoncoreDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish21.11.522.42.016.82.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Other20.33.118.43.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good20.91.821.92.216.32.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Fair/poor21.21.921.92.417.13.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Activity limitationseBasic activities24.02.224.72.620.34.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Complex activities25.32.925.23.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Neither basic nor complex activities19.11.720.22.113.72.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
U.S. bornYes21.31.522.32.017.22.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
No19.62.719.62.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU

a. Includes two or more hemoglobin A1c measurements, a dilated eye examination, a foot examination, and a flu shot.

b. Estimates are age adjusted to the 2000 U.S. standard population using two age groups: 40-59 and 60 and over.

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. 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.

e. For more information, see the Medical Expenditure Panel Survey 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 March 2012
Internet Citation: T4_1_1_2a: 2011 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. March 2012. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr11/4_diabetes/T4_1_1_2a.html