Table 8_1_4-2b

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_4.2b
Adults ages 18–64 at high risk (e.g., COPD) who ever received pneumococcal vaccination,a by ethnicity, United States, 2006
Population groupTotalNon-HispanicHispanic, all races
All racesWhiteBlack
PercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total17.70.818.60.918.61.017.71.810.01.5
Age, not age adjusted18–4411.71.112.41.212.01.412.22.47.21.9
45–6429.51.331.11.432.11.628.43.015.32.3
GenderMale17.71.418.91.518.51.617.33.18.72.4
Female18.01.018.81.119.01.318.02.211.62.0
Health insurancebPrivate17.21.117.71.218.31.415.32.311.12.3
Public25.22.026.02.226.22.621.93.618.24.0
Uninsured10.61.512.81.911.72.217.94.2**
Family incomecNegative/poor17.21.618.41.818.52.216.92.711.62.6
Near poor/low18.52.020.72.421.53.021.54.1**
Middle17.61.618.01.717.81.816.93.711.73.2
High18.01.718.41.818.62.016.23.8**
Education, age 25 and overLess than high school16.21.919.12.620.73.616.23.38.72.1
High school graduate17.91.618.61.718.91.917.53.610.52.7
At least some college21.91.222.31.321.81.422.63.215.74.1
Residence locationdMetropolitan17.60.918.61.018.41.218.11.910.51.6
  Large central metro17.11.519.21.918.22.222.43.49.92.0
  Large fringe metro16.41.916.32.116.92.315.74.0**
  Medium metro19.61.920.62.020.32.113.42.7**
  Small metro18.12.119.62.519.32.920.46.0**
Micropolitan (nonmetro)17.82.218.12.218.52.4****
Noncore (nonmetro)17.72.318.72.319.52.6****
Activity limitationsdBasic activities23.51.723.81.724.11.922.53.816.44.1
Complex activities27.42.226.72.227.12.624.53.830.65.9
Neither basic nor complex activities13.40.914.51.014.41.212.72.06.01.3

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_4-2b: 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_4-2b.html