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Table 1.21: National Management of Diabetes

Percent of adults age 18 and over with diabetes who reported receiving a lipid profile in past two years, United States, 2000
       
Population group Population total Percent having testc Standard error
       
Total 12,608,034 94.32 0.87
       
Race
White 9,900,291 94.06 0.92
Black   94.94 1.61
Asian/Pacific Islander DSU DSU DSU
Aleut/Eskimo/American Indian DSU DSU DSU
       
Hispanic ethnicity
Hispanic 1,633,326 91.22 2.12
Non-Hispanic 10,974,708 94.78 0.89
       
Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic, White 8,414,743 94.62 0.95
Non-Hispanic, Black 2,080,623 94.76 1.67
Non-Hispanic, Other DSU DSU DSU
       
Gender
Male 5,872,199 95.57 1.08
Female 6,735,836 93.22 1.19
       
Age
18-44 2,072,046 87.63 3.47
45-64 5,308,843 94.82 1.21
65 and over 5,227,145 96.46 1.07
       
Education a
Less than high school (<12 years ) 3,985,853 93.74 1.48
High school graduate (=12 years) 4,210,763 94.56 1.35
At least some college (>12 years) 4,245,485 95.09 1.44
       
Employment status b
Employed 4,812,613 93.70 1.41
Not employed 2,537,705 91.01 2.10
       
Insurance
Age 18-64      
Any private 5,329,710 94.04 1.28
Public only 1,213,276 88.67 3.62
Uninsured DSU DSU DSU
Age 65 and over      
Medicare only 1,592,880 95.60 1.72
Medicare and private 2,749,323 97.79 1.09
Medicare and other public DSU DSU DSU
No insurance/private only DSU DSU DSU
       
Family income
Negative or poor(<100% of poverty level) 1,778,855 86.69 2.94
Near poor/low income(100-<200% of poverty level) 3,021,438 93.95 1.61
Middle income(200-<400% of poverty level) 3,722,916 94.08 1.41
High income(>=400% of poverty level) 4,084,825 98.00 0.89
       
MSA status
MSA 9,671,403 94.80 0.99
Non-MSA 2,936,632 92.74 1.41
       
Perceived health status
Excellent/very good/good 7,588,200 94.91 1.17
Fair/poor 5,019,834 93.42 1.21
       

a  Persons 18+ with unknown education status not included.

b  Employment status for persons 18-64 only.

c  For all values, RSE < 30.

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

Source:  Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Center for Financing, Access and Cost Trends, Medical Expenditure Panel Survey.

Table 1.20c: Management of Diabetes by State Table 1.22a: National Management of Diabetes

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