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2003 National Healthcare Quality Report

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Table 1.22a: National Management of Diabetes

Percent of adults age 18 and over with diabetes who reported having a retinal eye examination in past year, United States, 2000
       
Population group Population total Percent having examc Standard error
       
Total 12,608,034 66.51 1.76
       
Race      
White 9,900,291 66.71 2.04
Black 2,168,837 64.30 4.63
Asian/Pacific Islander DSU DSU DSU
Aleut/Eskimo/American Indian DSU DSU DSU
       
Hispanic ethnicity      
Hispanic 1,633,326 58.34 4.33
Non-Hispanic 10,974,708 67.71 1.88
       
Ethnicity      
Non-Hispanic, White 8,414,743 67.79 2.25
Non-Hispanic, Black 2,080,623 65.75 4.67
Non-Hispanic, Other DSU DSU DSU
       
Gender      
Male 5,872,199 69.18 2.72
Female 6,735,836 64.17 2.16
       
Age      
18-44 2,072,046 53.81 4.90
45-64 5,308,843 66.05 2.78
65 and over 5,227,145 72.10 2.58
       
Education a      
Less than high school (<12 years ) 3,985,853 63.73 2.76
High school graduate (=12 years) 4,210,763 60.99 3.37
At least some college (>12 years) 4,245,485 74.48 2.46
       
Employment status b      
Employed 4,812,613 60.24 3.30
Not employed 2,537,705 67.17 3.45
       
Insurance      
Age 18-64      
Any private 5,329,710 62.92 3.00
Public only 1,213,276 68.27 4.33
Uninsured DSU DSU DSU
Age 65 and over      
Medicare only 1,592,880 76.68 4.68
Medicare and private 2,749,323 71.29 3.82
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 63.44 3.44
Near poor/low income(100-<200% of poverty level) 3,021,438 64.43 3.47
Middle income(200-<400% of poverty level) 3,722,916 60.94 3.75
High income(>=400% of poverty level) 4,084,825 74.49 2.60
       
MSA status      
MSA 9,671,403 67.19 2.04
Non-MSA 2,936,632 64.27 3.18
       
Perceived health status      
Excellent/very good/good 7,588,200 68.02 1.93
Fair/poor 5,019,834 64.22 2.99
       

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 1.21: National Management of Diabetes Table 1.22b: Management of Diabetes by State

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