Table 16_8_4-1c

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 16_8_4.1c
Female Medicare beneficiaries age 65 and over who had a mammogram in the last 12 months, by income,a United States, 2004
Population groupTotalNegative/poorNear poor/lowMiddleHigh
PercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total53.70.940.82.147.61.358.61.367.61.8
Age65–7461.91.350.63.455.91.965.21.971.92.3
75–8451.41.437.02.647.02.156.21.966.13.0
85 and over30.11.524.92.927.12.334.82.940.85.1
RaceWhite54.21.039.62.647.41.458.61.468.01.7
Black54.32.343.93.854.04.565.25.870.59.4
AI/AN44.78.2********
API45.15.152.29.126.97.855.18.8**
Multiple races/other49.64.039.98.151.66.452.58.1**
EthnicityNon-Hispanic, White54.81.040.13.047.41.558.71.468.01.8
Non-Hispanic, Black54.22.243.33.953.94.566.25.870.59.4
Non-Hispanic, other43.53.542.07.233.75.451.36.853.511.0
Hispanic, all races49.22.440.14.650.33.956.26.6**
Health insuranceMedicare and Medicaid42.72.038.42.448.33.3****
Medicare HMO55.42.255.76.450.72.955.73.564.84.9
Medicare and private57.71.143.14.349.81.659.71.568.42.0
Medicare fee for service only33.43.436.77.126.14.247.88.4**
Residence locationMSA55.41.042.12.448.31.560.01.569.61.9
Non-MSA47.82.137.64.345.93.153.62.754.45.2
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good55.31.040.62.447.41.460.61.568.31.9
Fair/poor47.81.540.53.248.02.849.32.962.24.6
Functional limitationsNo limitation60.21.244.73.553.51.864.11.871.62.1
IADLs only54.12.043.53.951.33.556.03.968.74.3
1–2 ADLs46.71.540.94.340.22.752.93.057.84.6
Three or more ADLs30.82.328.53.628.93.434.64.834.87.6
At least 1 ADL/IADL46.21.138.32.341.81.950.82.259.93.0

a Estimates are for full-year community residents age 65 and over. Negative/poor refers to 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.

* - Data do not meet the criteria for statistical reliability, data quality, or confidentiality.

Key: API: Asian or Pacific Islander; AI/AN: American Indian or Alaska Native; HMO: Health Maintenance Organization; MSA: metropolitan statistical area; IADLs: instrumental activities of daily living; ADLs: activities of daily living; SE: standard error.

Source: Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, Medicare Current Beneficiary Survey.

 

Current as of September 2009
Internet Citation: Table 16_8_4-1c: 2008 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. September 2009. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr08/16_prioritypopulations/T16_8_4-1c.html