Table 16_1_2-1a

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_2.1a
People under age 65 with public health insurance only,a by race, United States, 2007
    Single race  
  TotalWhiteBlackAsianNHOPIAI/ANMultiple races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 32.90.430.10.547.21.026.51.447.68.563.45.146.92.0
Age0–1739.90.735.70.858.01.530.32.5DSUDSU67.76.652.52.9
18–4434.10.532.40.544.51.024.01.546.59.866.74.942.72.9
45–6424.30.521.90.537.11.227.41.9DSUDSU49.25.939.64.1
GenderMale33.20.530.80.546.31.126.21.553.99.566.94.945.12.5
Female32.60.529.40.547.91.126.81.540.59.359.86.148.62.7
Family incomebNegative/poor77.71.376.01.682.11.663.44.5DSUDSU87.53.783.63.3
Near poor/low59.30.859.21.058.11.850.03.6DSUDSU71.58.271.74.2
Middle26.60.625.50.731.51.526.72.7DSUDSU43.36.736.64.0
High8.90.38.40.313.01.39.91.3DSUDSUDSUDSU11.12.4
Education, ages 25–64Less than high school62.90.961.11.071.61.960.24.1DSUDSU73.16.167.46.0
High school graduate34.10.631.80.744.41.535.33.0DSUDSU59.06.850.25.4
At least some college17.60.415.90.427.41.117.01.3DSUDSU39.85.629.13.2
Residence locationcMetropolitan31.90.529.00.546.31.025.91.448.19.057.34.644.42.4
  Large central metro35.50.832.80.947.51.628.02.1DSUDSU58.25.842.04.0
  Large fringe metro24.00.921.61.037.21.821.42.6DSUDSU32.59.738.54.5
  Medium metro33.71.030.91.150.52.123.02.9DSUDSU59.08.247.64.7
  Small metro36.21.632.71.557.93.438.65.2DSUDSU71.08.253.96.2
Micropolitan (nonmetro)37.61.634.81.752.04.046.07.7DSUDSU70.86.964.94.4
Noncore (nonmetro)40.42.336.42.064.43.8DSUDSUDSUDSU74.412.552.38.7
Activity limitations,c ages 18–64Basic activities53.01.248.51.372.42.156.26.5DSUDSUDSUDSU65.65.7
Complex activities60.21.056.21.374.41.856.25.5DSUDSU83.54.975.24.3
No activity limitations27.30.525.00.539.41.224.51.6DSUDSU61.86.434.93.8

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_2-1a: 2009 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. March 2010. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr09/16_facilitators_barriers/T16_1_2-1a.html