Table T2_4_1_2-2d

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_2.2d
Adults age 40 and over with diagnosed diabetes who received 2 or more hemoglobin A1c measurements in the calendar year,a by education,b United States, 2009
 TotalLess than high schoolHigh school graduateAt least some college
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 72.91.866.03.573.02.875.92.3
Age40–5970.62.562.44.871.24.173.13.4
60 and over76.72.071.74.076.03.280.42.7
GenderMale73.72.269.24.773.23.575.93.3
Female72.12.663.64.573.04.275.33.6
RaceWhite, single race74.12.166.84.174.43.377.12.8
Black, single race72.23.2DSUDSU70.45.373.24.5
Asian, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
NHOPI, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
AI/AN, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Multiple racesDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
EthnicityNon-Hispanic, all races74.82.069.24.774.23.077.12.4
  Non-Hispanic, White76.42.4DSUDSU76.03.678.43.1
  Non-Hispanic, Black72.93.1DSUDSU70.45.3DSUDSU
Hispanic, all races61.83.661.54.3DSUDSUDSUDSU
Family incomecNegative/poor68.94.163.05.7DSUDSUDSUDSU
Near poor/low71.43.567.65.2DSUDSUDSUDSU
Middle71.52.771.65.671.24.471.04.3
High77.02.9DSUDSU74.55.880.23.0
Employment status, ages 40–64Employed71.43.0DSUDSU63.95.276.23.7
Not employed71.53.259.35.177.04.6DSUDSU
Health insurance, ages 40–64Any private74.82.5DSUDSU73.63.876.33.2
Public only67.24.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Uninsured58.15.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Health insurance, age 65 and overMedicare only78.34.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Medicare and private79.63.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Medicare and other publicDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Residence locationdMetropolitan73.81.964.04.174.92.977.12.5
  Large central metro69.03.262.84.967.56.172.44.4
  Large fringe metro74.53.4DSUDSUDSUDSU81.14.8
  Medium metro79.93.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Small metro72.95.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Nonmetropolitan69.33.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Micropolitan69.45.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  NoncoreDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish74.41.967.14.574.72.876.52.5
Other59.14.562.84.7DSUDSUDSUDSU
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good72.02.262.25.270.63.675.92.6
Fair/poor75.02.669.94.378.24.275.84.7
Activity limitationsdBasic activities74.73.367.85.676.55.177.85.6
Complex activities73.74.266.26.5DSUDSUDSUDSU
Neither basic nor complex activities71.42.161.64.770.93.574.72.6
U.S. bornYes75.31.965.84.876.72.777.22.5
No59.34.266.24.3DSUDSUDSUDSU

a Estimates are age adjusted to the 2000 U.S. standard population using two age groups: 40–59 and 60 and over.

b 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.

c 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.

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.

Current as of June 2013
Internet Citation: Table T2_4_1_2-2d: 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_2-2d.html