Table 8_1_1-2b

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 8_1_1.2b
Adults ages 18–64 at high risk (e.g., COPD) who received an influenza vaccination in the last 12 months,a by ethnicity, United States, 2006
Population groupTotalNon-HispanicHispanic, all races
All racesWhiteBlack
Age, not age adjusted18–4420.
Health insurancebPrivate30.
Family incomecNegative/poor24.71.724.81.923.82.424.72.924.33.5
Near poor/low26.41.926.
Education, age 25 and overLess than high school24.
High school graduate27.51.626.61.625.91.831.
At least some college33.
Residence locationdMetropolitan28.
  Large central metro25.91.526.51.726.
  Large fringe metro26.21.826.21.927.
  Medium metro31.81.931.
  Small metro30.12.930.
Micropolitan (nonmetro)**
Noncore (nonmetro)30.33.331.03.330.83.3****
Activity limitationsdBasic activities30.
Complex activities32.
Neither basic nor complex activities27.

a Estimates are age adjusted to the 2000 standard population, except where indicated.

b A small number of persons who were covered by both public and private health insurance plans were included in the "private health insurance" category only.

c 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.

d 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: 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 8_1_1-2b: 2008 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. September 2009. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD.