T4_1_1_2b

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_1.2b
Adults age 40 and over with diagnosed diabetes who received all four recommended services for diabetesa in the calendar year,b by ethnicity, United States, 2008
    Non-Hispanic  
  TotalAll racesWhiteBlackHispanic, all races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 21.01.421.51.522.72.116.62.318.72.6
Age40-5916.01.817.02.017.72.713.83.210.92.8
60 and over29.01.928.72.130.72.521.13.331.35.1
GenderMale21.41.722.62.024.42.413.73.615.53.3
Female20.51.920.32.120.72.918.62.921.64.2
Family incomecNegative/poor16.22.515.82.913.43.2DSUDSUDSUDSU
Near poor/low17.92.418.72.920.24.221.54.516.14.3
Middle17.02.318.12.719.03.2DSUDSUDSUDSU
High27.82.527.32.728.93.3DSUDSUDSUDSU
EducationdLess than high school16.12.315.63.3DSUDSU14.24.218.63.3
High school graduate19.52.119.62.221.82.913.33.1DSUDSU
At least some college25.22.325.82.426.83.019.64.1DSUDSU
Employment status, ages 40-64Employed20.42.421.32.623.63.310.82.6DSUDSU
Not employed17.62.317.52.517.83.3DSUDSU18.34.4
Health insurance, ages 40-64Any private22.52.422.92.524.63.112.72.820.75.6
Public only17.43.017.33.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
UninsuredDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Health insurance, age 65 and overMedicare only25.23.424.13.526.64.2DSUDSUDSUDSU
Medicare and private33.23.732.73.834.74.4DSUDSUDSUDSU
Medicare and other public37.25.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Residence locationeMetropolitan20.21.320.61.421.82.015.62.318.42.7
  Large central metro18.62.219.62.725.44.412.52.216.33.8
  Large fringe metro21.12.721.22.822.63.6DSUDSUDSUDSU
  Medium metro20.02.420.32.720.33.2DSUDSUDSUDSU
  Small metro22.33.922.44.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Nonmetropolitan25.24.525.84.726.85.7DSUDSUDSUDSU
  Micropolitan27.56.127.76.429.87.8DSUDSUDSUDSU
  NoncoreDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish21.11.521.11.622.62.116.72.422.64.2
Other20.33.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU16.02.7
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good20.91.821.91.923.12.516.02.815.63.5
Fair/poor21.21.921.12.222.12.917.93.822.03.5
Activity limitationseBasic activities24.02.223.22.324.22.820.64.2DSUDSU
Complex activities25.32.924.92.925.03.5DSUDSUDSUDSU
Neither basic nor complex activities19.11.720.11.921.52.513.52.617.12.8
U.S. bornYes21.31.521.21.622.52.117.32.523.34.5
No19.62.724.44.6DSUDSUDSUDSU15.62.8

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: 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_2b: 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_2b.html