Table 8_1_2-2c

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_2.2c
Adults age 65 and over who received an influenza vaccination in the last 12 months,a by family income,b United States, 2006
Population groupTotalNegative/poorNear poor/lowMiddleHigh
PercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total64.30.956.32.760.61.865.01.770.71.8
RaceAI/AN only**********
Asian only70.03.5**71.17.270.87.468.47.5
NHOPI only**********
Black only47.52.246.44.542.43.855.15.751.37.0
White only65.81.057.93.462.22.065.61.872.01.9
Multiple races**********
EthnicityHispanic, all races45.53.036.45.547.85.452.67.2**
Non-Hispanic, all races65.61.060.23.261.61.965.61.771.71.8
Non-Hispanic, Black48.62.347.04.643.33.955.45.755.27.2
Non-Hispanic, White67.21.164.04.363.42.266.31.972.81.9
GenderMale65.61.349.55.061.03.067.32.471.62.3
Female63.81.259.63.160.52.263.42.470.32.8
Health insurancePrivate68.51.264.65.366.42.566.42.173.71.9
Medicare and public67.92.258.94.166.83.975.64.271.65.4
Medicare only54.71.749.44.551.32.957.03.360.65.0
EducationLess than high school57.31.757.92.954.62.659.73.261.85.2
High school graduate64.01.656.84.764.62.762.52.868.63.3
At least some college70.11.361.46.064.43.270.42.173.41.9
Residence locationcMetropolitan63.81.054.83.160.02.263.31.970.81.9
  Large central metro59.01.952.54.350.93.363.34.265.33.5
  Large fringe metro64.82.060.48.665.74.661.93.568.53.9
  Medium metro67.21.956.65.864.43.765.53.774.93.9
  Small metro66.72.549.39.964.65.862.04.380.94.1
Micropolitan (nonmetro)63.92.651.27.059.14.367.45.672.07.0
Noncore (nonmetro)69.02.565.46.264.24.276.43.367.87.8
Activity limitationscBasic activities67.01.558.13.763.52.769.23.175.23.5
Complex activities66.62.563.35.262.14.570.64.473.97.4
Neither basic nor complex activities62.31.253.24.857.22.462.02.069.32.3

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: 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 8_1_2-2c: 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_2-2c.html