T4_1_3_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_3.2c
Adults age 40 and over with diagnosed diabetes who received a dilated eye examination in the calendar year,a by family income,b United States, 2008
  TotalNegative/poorNear poor/lowMiddleHigh
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 61.41.551.13.756.53.558.82.770.12.9
Age40-5956.62.245.15.248.35.354.84.067.14.2
60 and over69.11.860.64.769.52.865.13.675.03.5
GenderMale59.42.245.36.156.65.155.24.166.93.9
Female63.62.054.44.755.84.462.63.975.43.9
RaceWhite, single race63.01.951.74.757.24.260.53.371.33.2
Black, single race57.13.1DSUDSU62.94.950.25.5DSUDSU
Asian, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
NHOPI, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
AI/AN, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Multiple racesDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
EthnicityNon-Hispanic, all races62.71.752.84.258.74.359.03.270.53.1
  Non-Hispanic, White64.82.353.86.061.65.860.63.971.93.5
  Non-Hispanic, Black57.63.1DSUDSU63.75.050.55.5DSUDSU
Hispanic, all races54.93.1DSUDSU48.35.657.95.1DSUDSU
EducationcLess than high school53.23.156.45.555.75.650.75.6DSUDSU
High school graduate58.82.8DSUDSU56.75.363.34.663.85.2
At least some college68.22.5DSUDSUDSUDSU60.34.776.63.2
Employment status, ages 40-64Employed56.82.7DSUDSU45.87.047.74.368.14.2
Not employed58.82.953.55.558.56.165.15.7DSUDSU
Health insurance, ages 40-64Any private62.42.3DSUDSUDSUDSU56.04.169.63.5
Public only56.94.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Uninsured36.35.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Health insurance, age 65 and overMedicare only68.43.7DSUDSU66.05.0DSUDSUDSUDSU
Medicare and private75.43.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU76.84.6
Medicare and other public74.53.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Residence locationdMetropolitan61.71.648.84.356.74.259.03.070.63.0
  Large central metro59.72.650.66.948.76.358.85.473.34.4
  Large fringe metro62.83.5DSUDSUDSUDSU57.75.665.34.9
  Medium metro57.63.2DSUDSUDSUDSU53.85.6DSUDSU
  Small metro72.53.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Nonmetropolitan60.34.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Micropolitan59.55.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Noncore63.36.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish62.31.751.14.257.84.260.13.169.83.0
Other56.13.6DSUDSU52.76.449.06.4DSUDSU
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good62.31.950.56.153.84.756.34.072.63.1
Fair/poor60.12.451.84.860.15.261.64.162.86.0
Activity limitationsdBasic activities61.63.162.14.854.76.465.05.361.97.1
Complex activities67.03.361.85.664.47.7DSUDSUDSUDSU
Neither basic nor complex activities60.71.840.05.456.44.755.83.571.13.1
U.S. bornYes63.01.852.14.458.14.260.23.271.03.0
No54.23.1DSUDSU51.66.351.25.6DSUDSU

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.

 

Current as of March 2012
Internet Citation: T4_1_3_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_3_2c.html