Table 14_1_1-1b

2008 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports

The National Healthcare Quality Report (NHQR) is a comprehensive national overview of quality of health care in the United States. It is organized around four dimensions of quality of care: effectiveness, patient safety, timeliness, and patient centeredness.

Table 14_1_1.1b
People under age 65 with health insurance,a by ethnicity, United States, 2006
Population groupTotalNon-HispanicHispanic, all races
All racesWhiteBlack
PercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total83.00.386.40.387.50.382.50.665.00.8
Age0–1790.50.393.00.493.80.492.20.780.70.9
18–4475.40.480.50.481.70.575.20.951.61.1
45–6486.80.388.60.389.90.482.40.968.81.2
GenderMale81.20.385.20.386.40.480.50.861.20.9
Female84.70.387.60.388.60.384.30.669.10.8
Family incomebNegative/poor69.80.875.60.974.61.277.71.255.71.4
Near poor/low70.40.775.10.875.01.076.61.456.11.3
Middle84.50.586.70.587.60.684.71.071.41.4
High93.50.394.20.394.50.392.61.185.01.8
Education, ages 25–64Less than high school60.30.973.01.073.91.370.11.740.61.4
High school graduate78.00.579.70.681.60.674.81.365.71.3
At least some college89.10.390.10.391.00.385.20.876.81.1
Residence locationcMetropolitan83.40.387.30.388.50.382.80.665.10.8
  Large central metro80.40.586.10.587.90.781.90.964.81.0
  Large fringe metro87.20.589.90.591.20.585.41.365.51.9
  Medium metro83.50.786.60.687.10.783.11.365.62.0
  Small metro83.11.185.31.186.11.280.02.064.34.0
Micropolitan (nonmetro)82.01.083.60.984.60.981.31.764.03.7
Noncore (nonmetro)78.81.580.31.582.21.274.42.865.53.6
Activity limitations,c ages 18–64Basic activities84.40.885.50.885.41.085.71.675.42.3
Complex activities83.50.784.60.884.80.983.81.573.32.0
Neither basic nor complex activities80.10.483.50.484.90.577.10.956.11.2

a Estimates are not adjusted.

b Negative/poor refers to household incomes below the Federal poverty line; 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. Missing values for family income were imputed using multiple imputation methodology. A small number of persons were excluded because their family income could not be imputed.

c For more information, see the National Health Interview Survey entry in Appendix A, Data Sources.

Key: SE: standard error.

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics, National Health Interview Survey.

 

Current as of September 2009
Internet Citation: Table 14_1_1-1b: 2008 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. September 2009. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr08/14_facilitators_barrierstocare/T14_1_1-1b.html