Table 14_1_2-1b

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_2.1b
People under age 65 with public health insurance only,a by ethnicity, United States, 2006
Population groupTotalNon-HispanicHispanic, all races
All racesWhiteBlack
PercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total33.30.528.40.524.20.646.81.059.40.9
Age0–1740.30.734.00.827.40.957.41.565.41.2
18–4434.60.529.30.626.00.644.01.159.71.0
45–6424.50.522.30.519.50.637.21.245.61.3
GenderMale33.70.528.40.524.40.646.91.160.21.0
Female32.90.528.30.524.00.646.61.158.51.0
Family incomebNegative/poor77.61.173.01.468.72.180.41.689.11.1
Near poor/low56.40.951.61.149.91.455.91.870.91.4
Middle24.80.622.10.720.20.729.81.441.01.5
High10.10.49.20.48.50.414.71.421.02.1
Education, ages 25–64Less than high school61.70.953.61.248.91.666.91.974.21.1
High school graduate33.40.631.50.728.10.842.51.447.11.3
At least some college17.80.416.60.415.00.527.51.131.51.2
Residence locationcMetropolitan32.10.526.40.521.60.646.21.059.11.0
  Large central metro37.10.828.80.920.41.050.31.560.11.2
  Large fringe metro23.80.920.00.917.11.134.12.054.52.2
  Medium metro33.01.128.31.124.71.248.11.961.12.3
  Small metro35.11.932.52.128.42.254.13.257.64.1
Micropolitan (nonmetro)38.51.736.61.733.71.955.03.759.54.3
Noncore (nonmetro)40.92.238.32.136.02.047.16.265.73.4
Activity limitations,c ages 18–64Basic activities56.61.254.51.351.41.667.92.374.62.3
Complex activities60.41.158.91.255.01.475.71.774.52.1
Neither basic nor complex activities27.80.523.90.520.90.638.21.155.21.2

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_2-1b: 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_2-1b.html