Table T2_4_1_4-2b

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_4.2b
Adults age 40 and over with diagnosed diabetes who had their feet checked for sores or irritation in the calendar year,a by ethnicity, United States, 2009
  Non-Hispanic 
 TotalAll racesWhiteBlackHispanic, all races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 64.71.565.81.766.62.165.22.858.03.0
Age40–5961.02.062.32.362.63.063.54.154.14.2
60 and over70.71.871.42.073.12.368.13.864.13.7
GenderMale66.52.067.12.368.82.960.55.064.43.6
Female62.92.064.62.264.63.168.53.553.03.8
Family incomebNegative/poor58.73.660.14.5DSUDSU57.45.853.44.8
Near poor/low64.53.066.03.566.04.966.84.657.96.2
Middle61.42.762.63.160.94.465.64.351.54.8
High70.82.970.73.072.53.5DSUDSUDSUDSU
EducationcLess than high school57.33.059.14.256.05.966.94.853.53.9
High school graduate63.82.764.23.064.93.860.94.2DSUDSU
At least some college68.42.468.72.570.33.266.64.7DSUDSU
Employment status, ages 40–64Employed62.92.663.52.765.23.261.66.356.56.4
Not employed65.52.668.13.168.84.165.64.051.84.2
Health insurance, ages 40–64Any private67.12.367.72.569.42.965.35.162.85.1
Public only60.33.761.34.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Uninsured46.55.549.96.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Health insurance, age 65 and overMedicare only71.53.273.83.475.33.8DSUDSUDSUDSU
Medicare and private70.83.370.53.572.64.1DSUDSUDSUDSU
Medicare and other public78.53.778.24.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Residence locationdMetropolitan65.61.566.91.868.92.464.63.258.73.1
  Large central metro64.52.766.03.467.25.269.14.660.24.2
  Large fringe metro64.43.165.83.468.34.2DSUDSUDSUDSU
  Medium metro67.43.469.23.572.94.5DSUDSUDSUDSU
  Small metro68.14.467.45.266.56.3DSUDSUDSUDSU
Nonmetropolitan60.93.661.73.859.64.4DSUDSUDSUDSU
  Micropolitan66.85.067.65.267.06.3DSUDSUDSUDSU
  Noncore51.55.451.65.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish66.11.666.21.766.72.165.02.863.14.4
Other53.53.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU52.93.5
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good64.81.765.12.066.72.462.93.660.74.1
Fair/poor64.52.567.22.866.43.769.93.854.63.8
Activity limitationsdBasic activities65.02.965.13.264.03.974.14.063.45.3
Complex activities63.33.362.93.661.14.666.64.9DSUDSU
Neither basic nor complex activities64.81.866.52.068.42.662.73.854.73.8
U.S. bornYes66.91.667.31.667.22.066.42.860.74.8
No53.22.950.45.5DSUDSUDSUDSU55.63.4

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: 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_4-2b: 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_4-2b.html