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National Healthcare Disparities Report, 2007

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Table 25
Admissions for uncontrolled diabetes without complicationsa (excluding obstetric admissions and transfers from other institutions) per 100,000 population, age 18 and over, by race/ethnicity, United States, 2004
Population group Total Non-Hispanic Hispanic, all races
White Black API
Rateb SE Rateb SE Rateb SE Rateb SE Rateb SE
Total   22.1 0.8 12.9 0.4 70.7 4.0 10.8 1.2 51.0 5.4
Age 18-44 11.6 0.4 7.0 0.3 35.1 1.9 2.6 0.4 13.1 1.4
45-64 29.3 1.2 15.3 0.5 104.4 6.4 8.9 1.2 61.6 7.5
65 and over 42.6 1.6 28.4 1.0 118.8 8.1 37.4 5.4 139.1 15.2
Age 65-69 38.2 1.7 21.9 1.1 124.0 9.7 22.8 4.7 109.6 13.5
70-74 38.2 1.8 23.2 1.1 110.7 9.3 30.8 6.5 140.5 17.4
75-79 47.1 2.2 32.5 1.6 132.8 11.8 44.2 9.4 167.6 21.8
80-84 51.1 2.2 37.9 1.8 121.8 13.0 63.5 15.4 186.7 24.4
85 and over 44.4 2.2 34.8 2.0 91.6 11.7 65.4 14.8 130.5 19.7
Gender Male 22.3 0.8 13.2 0.4 72.8 4.3 11.9 1.7 47.6 5.2
Female 21.9 0.8 12.7 0.4 67.9 4.0 9.9 1.2 52.9 5.7
Median income of patient's ZIP Code Less than $25,000 74.3 11.2 31.1 3.8 90.2 11.2 * * * *
$25,000-$34,999 39.9 1.7 24.9 1.1 84.2 5.3 18.6 3.6 62.8 6.8
$35,000-$44,999 21.2 0.9 13.5 0.6 65.4 4.2 14.4 2.1 43.7 4.6
$45,000 or more 12.3 0.5 8.5 0.3 51.8 4.1 8.3 1.4 29.6 3.2
Location of patient residence Metropolitan-large 24.2 1.5 11.7 0.5 70.3 5.9 11.1 1.5 54.9 7.4
Metropolitan-small 14.8 1.1 9.6 0.8 52.7 5.2 7.0 1.4 34.1 6.1
Micropolitan 24.5 1.6 16.3 1.0 96.8 11.9 * * 83.1 19.1
Noncore 34.5 2.0 27.4 1.7 126.4 14.6 * * 40.6 8.4
Region of inpatient treatment Northeast 28.4 3.2 12.1 0.8 100.0 16.9 19.5 5.4 114.4 27.1
Midwest 17.0 1.1 12.7 0.9 61.2 7.5 * * 14.6 3.1
South 28.0 1.1 16.6 0.7 68.9 3.9 11.5 2.7 54.2 7.8
West 12.3 0.8 7.5 0.5 42.0 5.2 8.9 1.3 29.0 3.7

a Without short-term (ketoacidosis, hyperosmolarity, coma) or long-term (renal, eye, neurological, circulatory, other unspecified) complications.

b Rates are adjusted by age and gender using the total U.S. population for 2000 as the standard population; when reporting is by age, the adjustment is by gender only; when reporting is by gender, the adjustment is by age only.

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

Key: API: Asian or Pacific Islander; SE: standard error.

Source: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Center for Delivery, Organization, and Markets, Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project, State Inpatient Databases, disparities analysis file, 2004. This file is designed to provide national estimates on disparities using weighted records from a sample of hospitals from the following 23 States: AR, AZ, CA, CO, CT, FL, GA, HI, KS, MD, MA, MI, MO, NH, NJ, NY, RI, SC, TN, TX, VA, VT, and WI.

 

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