T4_1_1_2c

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_1.2c
Adults age 40 and over with diagnosed diabetes who received all four recommended services for diabetesa in the calendar year,b by family income,c United States, 2008
  TotalNegative/poorNear poor/lowMiddleHigh
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 21.01.416.22.517.92.417.02.327.82.5
Age40-5916.01.810.83.1DSUDSU11.62.924.23.6
60 and over29.01.924.94.328.53.425.63.233.73.8
GenderMale21.41.7DSUDSU18.43.519.93.526.63.1
Female20.51.920.83.617.73.013.62.429.74.4
RaceWhite, single race21.81.815.02.918.03.017.62.629.43.1
Black, single race16.62.3DSUDSU21.04.4DSUDSUDSUDSU
Asian, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
NHOPI, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
AI/AN, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Multiple racesDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
EthnicityNon-Hispanic, all races21.51.515.82.918.72.918.12.727.32.7
  Non-Hispanic, White22.72.113.43.220.24.219.03.228.93.3
  Non-Hispanic, Black16.62.3DSUDSU21.54.5DSUDSUDSUDSU
Hispanic, all races18.72.6DSUDSU16.14.3DSUDSUDSUDSU
EducationdLess than high school16.12.322.55.412.33.114.74.3DSUDSU
High school graduate19.52.1DSUDSU21.44.515.33.323.94.1
At least some college25.22.3DSUDSUDSUDSU20.53.831.03.2
Employment status, ages 40-64Employed20.42.4DSUDSUDSUDSU10.22.929.83.9
Not employed17.62.315.23.917.74.1DSUDSUDSUDSU
Health insurance, ages 40-64Any private22.52.4DSUDSUDSUDSU15.43.329.03.7
Public only17.43.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
UninsuredDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Health insurance, age 65 and overMedicare only25.23.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Medicare and private33.23.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Medicare and other public37.25.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Residence locationeMetropolitan20.21.315.22.716.12.515.62.227.72.5
  Large central metro18.62.2DSUDSU11.82.716.04.627.44.5
  Large fringe metro21.12.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU26.64.3
  Medium metro20.02.4DSUDSUDSUDSU16.33.7DSUDSU
  Small metro22.33.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Nonmetropolitan25.24.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Micropolitan27.56.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  NoncoreDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish21.11.514.02.519.12.817.52.527.22.6
Other20.33.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good20.91.8DSUDSU14.52.616.62.829.13.1
Fair/poor21.21.922.13.722.44.017.43.724.14.6
Activity limitationseBasic activities24.02.221.83.826.05.219.53.3DSUDSU
Complex activities25.32.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Neither basic nor complex activities19.11.7DSUDSU12.22.615.62.826.72.9
U.S. bornYes21.31.515.02.718.82.917.32.627.92.8
No19.62.7DSUDSU16.43.5DSUDSUDSUDSU

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_2c: 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_2c.html