Table 16_1_1-1c

2009 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 16_1_1.1c
People under age 65 with health insurance,a by family income,b United States, 2007
  TotalNegative/poorNear poor/lowMiddleHigh
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 83.40.371.60.970.00.883.10.594.40.2
RaceAI/AN only61.26.152.911.154.26.467.36.485.55.3
Asian only84.
Black only83.00.580.
White only83.70.368.
Multiple races85.01.486.52.777.03.979.73.395.11.6
EthnicityHispanic, all races68.20.760.21.460.
Non-Hispanic, all races86.30.376.
Non-Hispanic, Black83.20.580.
Non-Hispanic, White87.40.374.41.373.
Education, ages 25–64Less than high school59.20.952.31.650.91.564.81.682.31.9
High school graduate78.10.561.41.762.31.378.90.892.80.6
At least some college89.00.366.01.870.
Residence locationcMetropolitan83.90.372.00.970.10.882.90.594.60.3
  Large central metro81.60.571.81.368.01.379.40.993.80.5
  Large fringe metro87.40.573.
  Medium metro83.40.669.
  Small metro82.
Micropolitan (nonmetro)
Noncore (nonmetro)
Activity limitations,c ages 18–64Basic activities84.50.877.01.778.91.986.51.495.60.8
Complex activities83.00.779.21.477.21.684.41.493.91.0
No activity limitations80.30.462.

a Estimates are not adjusted.

b Negative/poor refers to household incomes below the Federal poverty line; near poor/low, 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 people 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.

DSU - 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 March 2010
Internet Citation: Table 16_1_1-1c: 2009 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. March 2010. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD.