T4_1_3_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_3.2b
Adults age 40 and over with diagnosed diabetes who received a dilated eye examination in the calendar year,a by ethnicity, United States, 2008
    Non-Hispanic  
  TotalAll racesWhiteBlackHispanic, all races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 61.41.562.71.764.82.357.63.154.93.1
Age40-5956.62.258.52.661.93.352.54.847.74.1
60 and over69.11.869.42.069.52.465.73.566.54.4
GenderMale59.42.261.42.564.93.046.75.048.34.2
Female63.62.064.02.464.63.265.03.960.65.2
Family incomebNegative/poor51.13.752.84.253.86.0DSUDSUDSUDSU
Near poor/low56.53.558.74.361.65.863.75.048.35.6
Middle58.82.759.03.260.63.950.55.557.95.1
High70.12.970.53.171.93.5DSUDSUDSUDSU
EducationcLess than high school53.23.154.04.451.36.053.05.751.84.2
High school graduate58.82.859.63.162.94.055.34.9DSUDSU
At least some college68.22.568.42.770.83.161.95.5DSUDSU
Employment status, ages 40-64Employed56.82.758.02.961.43.744.84.848.06.4
Not employed58.82.961.03.564.04.458.95.148.96.0
Health insurance, ages 40-64Any private62.42.362.62.565.43.051.75.260.65.7
Public only56.94.159.84.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Uninsured36.35.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Health insurance, age 65 and overMedicare only68.43.768.23.967.04.6DSUDSUDSUDSU
Medicare and private75.43.275.43.474.33.9DSUDSUDSUDSU
Medicare and other public74.53.875.64.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Residence locationdMetropolitan61.71.663.21.965.82.458.53.354.03.3
  Large central metro59.72.661.03.363.84.657.75.055.13.9
  Large fringe metro62.83.564.03.966.84.7DSUDSUDSUDSU
  Medium metro57.63.258.73.760.94.2DSUDSUDSUDSU
  Small metro72.53.975.63.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Nonmetropolitan60.34.160.44.361.05.6DSUDSUDSUDSU
  Micropolitan59.55.459.45.562.27.4DSUDSUDSUDSU
  Noncore63.36.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish62.31.762.51.864.72.357.33.159.34.5
Other56.13.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU51.83.7
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good62.31.963.72.266.12.855.83.953.73.9
Fair/poor60.12.461.22.862.73.460.64.755.73.9
Activity limitationsdBasic activities61.63.162.03.463.94.160.94.9DSUDSU
Complex activities67.03.368.13.670.34.1DSUDSUDSUDSU
Neither basic nor complex activities60.71.862.42.164.72.755.13.954.23.4
U.S. bornYes63.01.862.91.964.92.458.03.364.84.3
No54.23.160.15.1DSUDSUDSUDSU48.33.9

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: SE: standard error.

Source: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Center for Financing, Access, and Cost Trends, Medical Expenditure Panel Survey.

 

Current as of March 2012
Internet Citation: T4_1_3_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_3_2b.html