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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.

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Adults age 40 and over with diagnosed diabetes who received a dilated eye examination in the calendar year,a United States, 2002-2008
  2008200720062005200420032002
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 61.41.561.01.559.31.559.71.862.51.661.91.662.11.5
Age40-5956.62.254.62.453.22.254.92.358.72.057.52.259.12.2
60 and over69.11.871.41.669.11.867.52.168.62.069.02.067.01.6
GenderMale59.42.260.92.258.12.359.52.762.92.359.62.361.22.0
Female63.62.061.22.360.42.059.92.162.02.264.32.362.92.2
RaceWhite, single race63.01.960.71.960.21.760.52.062.21.861.21.862.01.7
Black, single race57.13.163.23.053.04.354.33.564.13.162.23.262.63.1
Asian, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
NHOPI, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
AI/AN, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Multiple racesDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
EthnicityNon-Hispanic, all races62.71.763.01.760.81.761.31.963.71.762.61.662.71.6
  Non-Hispanic, White64.82.363.22.262.31.962.42.363.82.161.92.062.81.9
  Non-Hispanic, Black57.63.162.63.053.54.454.83.564.33.162.03.362.63.1
Hispanic, all races54.93.151.93.250.83.650.33.655.03.657.63.857.23.3
Family incomebNegative/poor51.13.752.13.450.94.247.53.456.13.851.83.655.93.7
Near poor/low56.53.553.63.353.72.947.23.153.63.552.03.655.53.4
Middle58.82.757.33.160.12.559.33.360.23.062.53.061.22.5
High70.12.971.42.764.92.572.32.670.92.470.02.969.52.7
EducationcLess than high school53.23.154.12.850.82.748.93.154.92.855.33.055.72.8
High school graduate58.82.858.72.660.42.561.92.662.52.865.42.563.42.8
At least some college68.22.567.82.563.82.565.42.767.92.564.52.866.32.5
Employment status, ages 18-64Employed56.82.759.42.857.33.061.13.461.83.359.53.261.42.8
Not employed58.82.958.32.661.12.557.72.757.33.262.63.056.82.9
Health insurance, ages 18-64Any private62.42.362.62.564.12.567.92.661.82.764.62.662.92.7
Public only56.94.155.84.155.73.748.23.961.53.756.23.552.33.8
Uninsured36.35.844.75.935.45.843.95.6DSUDSUDSUDSU42.15.4
Health insurance, age 65 and overMedicare only68.43.765.44.067.03.369.84.372.73.668.44.069.73.6
Medicare and private75.43.276.82.673.02.869.03.270.33.172.33.372.22.4
Medicare and other public74.53.875.63.658.54.856.15.267.04.863.94.864.14.7
Residence locationdMetropolitan61.71.662.01.661.81.760.52.162.81.763.51.863.11.8
  Large central metro59.72.661.12.660.02.655.52.960.82.863.92.863.92.8
  Large fringe metro62.83.564.33.265.03.569.83.466.23.465.53.462.73.5
  Medium metro57.63.260.13.560.93.156.54.260.33.764.83.862.03.5
  Small metro72.53.965.05.262.76.362.96.565.93.853.94.962.16.4
Nonmetropolitan60.34.157.14.148.73.056.83.261.43.355.13.158.03.2
  Micropolitan59.55.457.14.452.73.857.24.162.34.256.34.258.93.9
  Noncore63.36.856.77.742.03.856.84.660.05.554.14.956.56.1
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish62.31.762.51.760.11.660.91.964.01.662.51.663.31.6
Other56.13.651.33.650.73.949.54.949.24.257.14.652.53.5
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good62.31.965.02.161.82.061.32.261.42.064.82.063.62.0
Fair/poor60.12.454.52.455.12.357.22.464.02.457.62.560.22.2
Activity limitationsdBasic activities61.63.160.92.557.62.755.62.964.92.664.22.761.22.6
Complex activities67.03.355.52.953.93.058.23.062.12.863.53.061.12.9
Neither basic nor complex activities60.71.861.52.060.71.960.92.262.22.060.02.062.12.0
U.S. bornYes63.01.862.51.7DNCDNCDNCDNCDNCDNC62.91.663.01.7
No54.23.153.63.4DNCDNCDNCDNCDNCDNC56.84.256.33.7

a. Estimates are age adjusted to the 2000 U.S. standard population using two age groups: 40-59 and 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 Medical Expenditure Panel Survey entry in Appendix B: Detailed Methods.

DNC - Data not collected.

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_3_1: 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_3_1.html