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Table T2_4_1_4-2a

2012 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports

This appendix provides detailed data tables for all measures analyzed for the 2012 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. Tables are included for measures discussed in the main text of the reports as well as for other measures that were examined but not included in the main text.
Table 2_4_1_4.2a
Adults age 40 and over with diagnosed diabetes who had their feet checked for sores or irritation in the calendar year,a by race, United States, 2009
  Single race 
 TotalWhiteBlackAsianNHOPIAI/ANMultiple races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 64.71.565.21.864.52.856.46.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
60 and over70.71.872.
Family incomebNegative/poor58.73.658.94.755.95.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Near poor/low64.
EducationcLess than high school57.
High school graduate63.82.764.33.360.34.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
At least some college68.42.469.72.966.54.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Employment status, ages 40–64Employed62.92.664.32.961.16.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Not employed65.52.665.43.364.14.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Health insurance, ages 40–64Any private67.12.368.42.765.35.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Health insurance, age 65 and overMedicare only71.
Medicare and private70.83.372.93.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Residence locationdMetropolitan65.61.566.91.963.
  Large central metro64.52.765.23.567.44.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Large fringe metro64.
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish66.11.666.
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good64.81.766.
Activity limitationsdBasic activities65.02.963.93.472.94.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Complex activities63.33.361.
Neither basic nor complex activities64.81.865.
U.S. bornYes66.91.666.

a Estimates are age adjusted to the 2000 U.S. standard population using two age groups: 40–59 and 60 and over.

b Negative/poor refers to household incomes below the Federal poverty line; near poor/low, 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 B: Detailed Methods.

DSU - 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.

Page last reviewed June 2013
Internet Citation: Table T2_4_1_4-2a: 2012 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. June 2013. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD.


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