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National Healthcare Disparities Report, 2007

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Table 21c
Adults age 40 and over with diabetes who had a lipid profile in past 2 years,a by family income, United States, 2004
Population group Total Family incomeb
Negative/poor Near poor/low Middle High
Percent SE Percent SE Percent SE Percent SE Percent SE
Total   96.2 0.6 94.5 1.5 94.7 1.6 95.8 1.3 97.7 0.9
Age, not age adjusted 40-59 94.9 0.9 93.2 2.2 92.6 2.5 93.4 2.1 97.8 1.2
60 and over 98.2 0.5 96.7 1.3 98.1 0.7 99.6 0.4 97.6 1.2
Gender Male 95.7 0.9 * * 92.0 3.1 96.3 1.9 97.5 1.3
Female 96.7 0.8 97.2 1.0 96.6 1.6 95.4 1.9 98.0 1.2
Race White, single race 95.3 0.8 92.4 2.2 92.9 2.3 94.9 1.6 97.2 1.1
Black, single race 99.1 0.5 * * * * * * * *
Asian, single race * * * * * * * * * *
NHOPI, single race * * * * * * * * * *
AI/AN, single race * * * * * * * * * *
Multiple races * * * * * * * * * *
Ethnicity Non-Hispanic, all races 97.0 0.6 96.6 1.5 96.8 1.2 95.7 1.6 98.0 0.9
Non-Hispanic, White 96.3 0.8 95.1 2.6 95.9 2.0 94.6 2.0 97.6 1.1
Non-Hispanic, Black 99.1 0.5 * * * * * * * *
Hispanic 91.1 2.2 * * * * 96.2 2.3 * *
Educationc Less than high school 94.1 1.4 94.4 1.7 89.9 3.7 97.1 2.0 * *
High school graduate 96.7 0.9 * * 95.2 2.4 96.9 1.7 98.7 1.1
At least some college 97.3 0.9 * * * * 93.8 2.9 98.1 1.1
Health insurance, ages 40-64 Any private 96.9 0.9 * * * * 95.8 1.4 97.7 1.3
Public only 96.0 1.2 93.9 2.3 * * * * * *
Uninsured * * * * * * * * * *
Health insurance, age 65 and over Medicare only 98.2 0.9 * * * * * * * *
Medicare and private 99.2 0.6 * * * * 100.0 0.0 * *
Medicare and other public 97.9 0.9 * * * * * * * *
Residence locationd Metropolitan-large 96.7 0.8 95.4 1.5 95.4 2.1 95.2 2.2 98.3 0.9
Metropolitan-small 96.4 1.1 94.9 3.3 96.9 1.6 95.5 2.5 * *
Micropolitan 94.0 2.4 * * * * * * * *
Noncore 95.4 2.9 * * * * * * * *
Language spoken most often at home English 96.5 0.6 95.4 1.5 96.0 1.4 95.7 1.4 97.6 0.9
Other 93.4 2.6 * * * * * * * *
Activity limitationsd Basic activities 97.3 0.8 94.2 2.1 96.3 2.1 99.2 0.8 99.3 0.7
Complex activities 97.2 0.9 93.5 2.2 97.6 1.9 100.0 0.0 * *
Neither basic nor complex activities 95.5 0.9 94.8 2.1 93.0 2.6 94.1 1.9 97.2 1.1

a Estimates are age adjusted to the 2000 standard population with two age-groups: 40-59, 60 and over, except where indicated.

b Negative/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.

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 A, Data Sources.

* 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.

 

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