Table T2_4_1_2-2c

2012 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports

This appendix provides detailed data tables for all measures analyzed for the 2012 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. Tables are included for measures discussed in the main text of the reports as well as for other measures that were examined but not included in the main text.
Table 2_4_1_2.2c
Adults age 40 and over with diagnosed diabetes who received 2 or more hemoglobin A1c measurements in the calendar year,a by family income,b United States, 2009
 TotalNegative/poorNear poor/lowMiddleHigh
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 72.81.868.94.171.23.571.32.877.02.9
Age40–5970.52.563.75.970.44.771.14.073.04.3
60 and over76.62.077.24.572.64.371.63.883.52.9
GenderMale73.62.2DSUDSU70.84.869.44.379.03.6
Female72.02.668.45.971.65.372.93.774.34.6
RaceWhite, single race74.02.169.65.274.34.070.63.478.43.2
Black, single race72.33.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Asian, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
NHOPI, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
AI/AN, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Multiple racesDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
EthnicityNon-Hispanic, all races74.82.072.44.975.33.772.73.177.63.1
  Non-Hispanic, White76.42.4DSUDSU79.74.472.04.179.03.5
  Non-Hispanic, Black73.03.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Hispanic, all races61.53.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
EducationcLess than high school66.03.563.05.767.65.271.65.6DSUDSU
High school graduate73.02.8DSUDSUDSUDSU71.24.474.55.8
At least some college75.92.3DSUDSUDSUDSU71.04.380.23.0
Employment status, ages 40–64Employed71.33.0DSUDSUDSUDSU69.04.474.74.2
Not employed71.63.268.14.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Health insurance, ages 40–64Any private74.72.5DSUDSUDSUDSU74.43.675.23.6
Public only67.64.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Uninsured58.15.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Health insurance, age 65 and overMedicare only78.34.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Medicare and private79.63.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Medicare and other publicDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Residence locationdMetropolitan73.71.969.65.467.24.073.33.078.73.0
  Large central metro68.63.1DSUDSU61.27.264.85.674.94.3
  Large fringe metro74.53.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU81.15.1
  Medium metro79.83.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Small metro73.05.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Nonmetropolitan69.23.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Micropolitan69.35.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  NoncoreDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish74.31.971.24.675.13.872.53.076.93.0
Other59.04.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good71.92.265.56.668.34.572.13.374.73.2
Fair/poor74.92.571.94.374.45.369.25.0DSUDSU
Activity limitationsdBasic activities74.63.370.57.172.46.274.95.8DSUDSU
Complex activities73.64.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Neither basic nor complex activities71.22.166.65.468.44.468.63.475.83.2
U.S. bornYes75.31.972.24.775.73.872.83.178.72.9
No58.94.2DSUDSUDSUDSU64.56.2DSUDSU

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 MEPS 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 June 2013
Internet Citation: Table T2_4_1_2-2c: 2012 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. June 2013. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr12/4_diabetes/T2_4_1_2-2c.html