Table 14_1_3-1a

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_3.1a
People under age 65 with any private health insurance,a by race, United States, 2006
Population groupTotalSingle raceMultiple races
WhiteBlackAsianNHOPIAI/AN
PercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total66.30.569.10.551.31.072.11.469.79.236.34.254.02.3
Age0–1759.40.763.30.840.51.469.22.3**37.36.252.83.0
18–4465.00.566.80.654.01.173.51.6**33.53.751.23.0
45–6475.20.577.60.561.61.272.21.8**40.46.963.44.0
GenderMale65.90.568.50.651.01.171.71.6**35.34.553.02.8
Female66.70.569.60.651.61.172.51.565.412.337.34.754.92.5
Family incomebNegative/poor21.41.122.61.517.31.533.55.2****17.73.5
Near poor/low42.80.943.11.141.71.848.73.6****37.45.3
Middle74.90.676.20.769.31.573.72.4**54.27.168.44.1
High89.80.490.40.484.51.589.91.4**74.06.682.43.6
Education, ages 25–64Less than high school37.90.939.31.130.81.840.84.0**25.96.135.56.7
High school graduate66.30.769.10.756.41.453.52.9**37.55.548.15.3
At least some college82.20.483.60.571.61.184.71.2**47.97.069.33.3
Residence locationcMetropolitan67.50.570.50.651.81.072.81.469.210.343.74.856.02.6
  Large central metro62.20.865.50.947.71.569.91.968.813.550.46.656.34.1
  Large fringe metro75.90.978.01.063.72.178.42.4**45.66.562.75.5
  Medium metro66.71.169.01.250.02.074.43.7**45.29.660.04.6
  Small metro64.51.968.42.044.33.071.17.6****40.97.1
Micropolitan (nonmetro)61.21.763.81.844.43.653.310.2**35.19.245.97.3
Noncore (nonmetro)58.92.261.12.151.96.4******42.58.6
Activity limitations,c ages 18–64Basic activities43.21.246.01.530.72.236.95.7****36.66.7
Complex activities39.11.142.71.322.71.738.25.2****35.85.2
Neither basic nor complex activities72.00.574.10.560.71.176.11.5**37.55.559.84.1

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_3-1a: 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_3-1a.html