Table 14_1_2-1c

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_2.1c
People under age 65 with public health insurance only,a by family income,b United States, 2006
Population groupTotalNegative/poorNear poor/lowMiddleHigh
PercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total33.30.577.61.156.40.924.80.610.10.4
Age0–1740.30.785.31.061.11.422.51.08.30.7
18–4434.60.571.71.955.61.027.50.812.70.6
45–6424.50.575.41.450.91.522.90.98.40.4
RaceAI/AN only62.94.387.34.681.85.945.27.425.26.6
Asian only27.41.464.85.150.43.625.92.410.01.4
NHOPI only**********
Black only47.71.080.71.556.91.830.21.415.21.5
White only30.60.576.71.556.21.123.60.79.50.4
Multiple races45.82.382.33.562.35.231.34.017.63.5
EthnicityHispanic, all races59.40.989.11.170.91.441.01.521.02.1
Non-Hispanic, all races28.40.573.01.451.61.122.10.79.20.4
Non-Hispanic, Black46.81.080.41.655.91.829.81.414.71.4
Non-Hispanic, White24.20.668.72.149.91.420.20.78.50.4
GenderMale33.70.578.01.257.71.026.40.710.80.5
Female32.90.577.31.355.11.023.20.69.40.5
Education, ages 25–64Less than high school61.70.989.80.969.81.342.21.619.71.8
High school graduate33.40.678.31.453.01.425.90.913.60.8
At least some college17.80.463.72.043.51.418.60.87.50.4
Residence locationcMetropolitan32.10.576.61.456.51.024.70.79.90.5
  Large central metro37.10.877.52.160.51.429.11.19.90.8
  Large fringe metro23.80.971.22.751.02.322.51.38.60.7
  Medium metro33.01.180.02.954.02.122.21.311.41.1
  Small metro35.11.973.73.858.13.523.42.311.41.6
Micropolitan (nonmetro)38.51.781.62.357.03.025.61.810.71.7
Noncore (nonmetro)40.92.282.52.755.03.224.82.713.91.9
Activity limitations,c ages 18–64Basic activities56.61.290.41.268.42.237.42.619.22.4
Complex activities60.41.188.91.372.41.942.22.223.52.3
Neither basic nor complex activities27.80.565.02.450.91.223.90.89.30.5

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.

* - 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: 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_2-1c: 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_2-1c.html