Table 8_1_5-2c

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_5.2c
Adults age 65 and over who ever received pneumococcal vaccination,a by family income,b United States, 2006
Population groupTotalNegative/poorNear poor/lowMiddleHigh
PercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total57.30.945.12.555.01.860.01.560.91.9
RaceAI/AN only**********
Asian only37.84.4**34.08.344.07.742.09.8
NHOPI only**********
Black only36.82.138.64.636.44.141.55.432.76.6
White only59.91.048.43.358.02.061.51.763.21.9
Multiple races**********
EthnicityHispanic, all races33.22.824.24.831.04.941.76.3**
Non-Hispanic, all races58.81.048.83.057.01.960.91.661.71.9
Non-Hispanic, Black36.92.138.64.836.74.341.85.532.37.0
Non-Hispanic, White61.91.054.84.260.52.162.51.764.12.0
GenderMale55.31.439.64.754.13.056.82.558.62.7
Female59.11.247.22.855.92.262.71.963.72.7
Health insurancePrivate61.81.254.45.763.12.562.11.861.92.2
Medicare and public57.12.543.14.456.85.065.25.064.46.2
Medicare only49.01.642.44.044.72.752.73.356.14.4
EducationLess than high school47.31.741.13.244.42.552.53.257.55.1
High school graduate61.01.650.84.863.63.062.82.558.13.3
At least some college61.81.557.46.761.83.461.42.462.52.3
Residence locationcMetropolitan56.61.042.53.154.02.159.31.760.22.1
  Large central metro49.41.936.34.544.83.556.33.451.73.9
  Large fringe metro60.02.046.19.762.35.260.33.560.93.6
  Medium metro59.51.849.36.456.64.059.33.165.34.0
  Small metro61.22.743.87.357.05.164.24.467.05.0
Micropolitan (nonmetro)57.52.844.46.656.95.159.44.862.76.6
Noncore (nonmetro)62.23.054.96.759.25.166.34.969.57.8
Activity limitationscBasic activities63.11.451.23.560.62.668.12.666.93.7
Complex activities58.02.750.85.654.04.670.74.851.98.1
Neither basic nor complex activities54.41.237.14.451.22.455.32.160.32.5

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_5-2c: 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_5-2c.html