T4_1_3_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_3.2a
Adults age 40 and over with diagnosed diabetes who received a dilated eye examination in the calendar year,a by race, United States, 2008
    Single race  
  TotalWhiteBlackAsianNHOPIAI/ANMultiple races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 61.41.563.01.957.13.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Age40-5956.62.259.02.851.84.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
60 and over69.11.869.32.265.53.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
GenderMale59.42.262.32.746.25.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Female63.62.063.82.564.74.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Family incomebNegative/poor51.13.751.74.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Near poor/low56.53.557.24.262.94.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Middle58.82.760.53.350.25.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
High70.12.971.33.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
EducationcLess than high school53.23.151.53.852.65.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
High school graduate58.82.861.53.454.95.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
At least some college68.22.570.72.961.55.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Employment status, ages 40-64Employed56.82.759.73.444.24.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Not employed58.82.960.43.558.75.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Health insurance, ages 40-64Any private62.42.364.92.851.75.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Public only56.94.158.34.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Uninsured36.35.840.37.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Health insurance, age 65 and overMedicare only68.43.767.34.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Medicare and private75.43.274.43.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Medicare and other public74.53.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Residence locationdMetropolitan61.71.663.51.957.93.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Large central metro59.72.661.53.356.35.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Large fringe metro62.83.565.34.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Medium metro57.63.259.33.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Small metro72.53.972.05.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Nonmetropolitan60.34.161.05.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Micropolitan59.55.461.97.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Noncore63.36.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish62.31.764.32.157.13.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Other56.13.654.64.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good62.31.964.02.356.03.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Fair/poor60.12.461.42.858.84.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Activity limitationsdBasic activities61.63.162.93.860.34.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Complex activities67.03.368.73.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Neither basic nor complex activities60.71.862.52.354.93.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
U.S. bornYes63.01.864.92.257.83.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
No54.23.152.73.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU

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.

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_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_3_2a.html