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National Healthcare Disparities Report, 2004

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Table 11d: Adults with diabetes who had a lipid profile in past 2 years, by educationa, United States, 2001

  Total Less than high school graduate High school graduate At least some college
Population group Percent SE Percent SE Percent SE Percent SE
                 
Total 93.9 0.7 92.1 1.3 92.7 1.4 96.7 1.1
                 
Age                
    18-44 83.9 2.8 * * * * * *
    45-64 95.9 0.9 94.1 1.7 95.1 2.0 97.9 0.9
    65 and over 95.4 1.0 93.4 1.8 94.5 2 100.0 0.0
                 
Gender                
    Male 94.9 1.0 93.5 1.7 92.5 2.3 97.8 1.4
    Female 92.8 1.0 91.0 1.9 92.9 1.9 95.0 1.7
                 
Race                
    White 93.7 0.8 91.3 1.5 93.2 1.4 96.3 1.3
    Black 94.2 2.0 93.9 3.1 * * * *
    Asian or Pacific Islander * * * * * * * *
    American Indian or Alaska Native * * * * * * * *
                 
Ethnicity                
    Non-Hispanic 94.4 0.7 92.8 1.5 93.2 1.4 96.7 1.1
      White 94.2 0.9 92.1 1.8 93.5 1.5 96.4 1.4
      Black 94.8 1.9 93.7 3.2 * * * *
    Hispanic 90.4 2.0 90.0 2.4 * * * *
                 
Family incomeb                
    Negative or poor 92.0 1.9 93.2 2.5 * * * *
    Near poor/low 92.2 1.5 92.3 2.1 * * * *
    Middle 94.4 1.1 93.1 2.1 91.7 2.3 99.7 0.3
    High 95.3 1.3 * * 94.1 2.5 97.7 1.4
                 
Insurance coverage                
Under age 65                
    Any private 93.5 1.1 91.5 2.4 92.0 2.1 95.3 1.7
    Public only 94.2 2.0 * * * * * *
    Uninsured 84.5 4.0 * * * * * *
Age 65 and over                
    Medicare only 95.3 1.8 * * * * * *
    Medicare and private 95.9 1.4 * * * * * *
    Medicare and other public * * * * * * * *
                 
Residence locationc                
    Metropolitan-large 94.4 1.0 92.2 2.1 93.5 2.0 97.0 1.6
    Metropolitan-small 94.0 1.3 92.9 2.4 93.1 2.6 96.1 2.1
    Micropolitan 93.0 1.8 92.9 2.8 * * * *
    Noncore 91.1 3.1 * * * * * *
                 

aPersons age 18 and over. Less 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.

bNegative 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.

cSee MEPS entry in the Data Sources Appendix (Appendix A) for more information.

*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.

 

 

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