Table 8_1_2-2b

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_2.2b
Adults age 65 and over who received an influenza vaccination in the last 12 months,a by ethnicity, United States, 2006
Population groupTotalNon-HispanicHispanic, all races
All racesWhiteBlack
PercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total64.30.965.61.067.21.148.62.345.53.0
GenderMale65.61.366.91.468.41.551.13.945.64.1
Female63.81.265.01.366.61.447.22.945.64.0
Health insuranceMedicare and private68.51.269.01.269.61.355.04.055.05.9
Medicare and public67.92.271.42.275.42.652.64.642.46.0
Medicare only54.71.755.61.857.82.140.53.645.34.1
Family incomebNegative/poor56.32.760.23.264.04.347.04.636.45.5
Near poor/low60.61.861.61.963.42.243.33.947.85.4
Middle65.01.765.61.766.31.955.45.752.67.2
High70.71.871.71.872.81.955.27.2**
EducationLess than high school57.31.760.31.862.52.148.63.239.83.6
High school graduate64.01.664.31.765.41.945.64.753.97.0
At least some college70.11.370.51.371.71.451.14.860.16.3
Residence locationcMetropolitan63.81.064.91.167.01.246.72.548.13.1
  Large central metro59.01.961.42.264.72.845.23.642.43.6
  Large fringe metro64.82.065.12.066.62.144.56.5**
  Medium metro67.21.967.61.969.22.148.45.155.97.3
  Small metro66.72.567.32.567.82.755.88.2**
Micropolitan (nonmetro)63.92.664.62.665.32.852.95.9**
Noncore (nonmetro)69.02.572.22.271.62.3****
Activity limitationscBasic activities67.01.568.21.670.01.850.63.147.74.2
Complex activities66.62.567.72.668.33.157.84.951.68.6
Neither basic nor complex activities62.31.263.51.264.91.346.03.744.94.0

a Estimates are age adjusted to the 2000 standard population.

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: 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_2-2b: 2008 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. September 2009. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr08/8_respiratorydiseases/T8_1_2-2b.html