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Table 18c: Income - Adults with diabetes who had a retinal eye examination in past year, by family income,a United States, 2000

  Total Negative/poor Near poor/low Middle High
Population group Percent SE Percent SE Percent SE Percent SE Percent SE
                     
Total 66.5 1.8 63.4 3.4 64.4 3.5 60.9 3.7 74.5 2.6
                     
Age                    
    0-17 * * * * * * * * * *
    18-44 53.8 4.9 * * * * * * * *
    45-64 66.1 2.8 * * * * 66.1 5.0 70.5 3.9
    65 and over 72.1 2.6 * * 76.7 4.3 64.7 5.5 * *
                     
Gender                    
    Male 69.2 2.7 * * 64.2 5.8 63.4 5.8 78.4 3.7
    Female 64.2 2.2 66.0 4.7 64.6 4.4 58.9 4.4 68.9 4.6
                     
Race                    
    White 66.7 2.0 66.9 4.9 65.5 3.9 58.9 4.1 73.7 2.9
    Black 64.3 4.6 * * * * * * * *
    Asian or Pacific Islander * * * * * * * * * *
    American Indian or Alaska Native * * * * * * * * * *
                     
Ethnicity                    
    Non-Hispanic 67.7 1.9 64.0 3.8 65.5 4.0 62.6 3.9 75.4 3.0
      White 67.8 2.2 * * 67.4 4.4 59.9 4.3 74.5 3.3
      Black 65.8 4.7 * * * * * * * *
    Hispanic 58.3 4.3 * * * * * * * *
                     
Educationb (age 18 and over)                    
    Less than high school graduate 63.7 2.8 71.5 4.5 61.9 5.0 55.4 6.0 * *
    High school graduate 61.0 3.4 * * * * 59.8 6.5 * *
    At least some college 74.5 2.5 * * * * * * 78.7 3.4
                     
Insurance coverage                    
Under age 65                    
    Any private 62.9 3.0 * * * * 57.3 5.7 74.2 3.3
    Public only 68.3 4.3 * * * * * * * *
    Uninsured * * * * * * * * * *
Age 65 and over                    
    Medicare only 76.7 4.7 * * * * * * * *
    Medicare and private 71.3 3.8 * * * * * * * *
    Medicare and other public * * * * * * * * * *
                     
Residence location                    
    MSA 67.2 2.0 60.9 4.2 66.1 4.4 61.9 4.5 74.6 2.9
    Non-MSA 64.3 3.2 * * * * * * * *

aNegative or poor refers to household incomes below the Federal poverty line; near poor/low, over 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.

bLess than high school graduate 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.

*Data do not meet the criteria for statistical reliability, data quality, or confidentiality.

Key: SE: Standard error; MSA: Metropolitan Statistical Area

Note: The population categories used in this table are as reported from the source of the data (see below).

Source: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Medical Expenditure Panel Survey.

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