2010 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports
|Priority population||Sample size||Weighted size||Percent||SE||Sample size||Weighted size||Percent||SE|
|60 and over||906||12,203,108||71.6||3.4||796||9,822,784||71.8||2.7|
|Education||Less than high school||562||6,054,407||80.3||3.0||492||5,445,499||74.0||2.8|
|High school graduate||341||6,749,027||65.5||3.8||247||4,539,280||73.2||5.6|
a Physican-diagnosed diabetes among people with physician-diagnosed (based on self-reported data;excludes women who reported having diabetes only during pregnancy) and undiagnosed diabetes (defined as a fasting blood glucose level of 123 mg/dL or higher). Estimates are age adjusted to the 2000 standard population using two age groups: 40 to 59 and 60 and over, except where indicated.
b Age data are unadjusted.
c Estimates are based on a revised definition of poverty that incorporates information on family income, size, and composition and is calculated as a percentage of the U.S. Census Bureau's poverty thresholds.� Negative or poor refers to family incomes below the Federal poverty line for a given household size and composition; 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.�� Respondents with unknown poverty information were excluded.
Key: SE: standard error.
Source:� Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics, National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey.