Table 16_1_2-1b

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_2.1b
People under age 65 with public health insurance only,a by ethnicity, United States, 2007
    Non-Hispanic  
  TotalAll racesWhiteBlackHispanic, all races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 32.90.428.10.523.70.546.61.057.70.9
Age0–1739.90.733.50.826.10.857.71.664.41.2
18–4434.10.528.90.525.60.543.81.158.01.0
45–6424.30.522.30.519.40.636.81.243.11.3
GenderMale33.20.528.10.524.10.545.81.158.31.0
Female32.60.528.00.523.20.547.41.257.10.9
Family incomebNegative/poor77.71.372.61.666.62.381.71.690.20.9
Near poor/low59.30.855.11.053.61.357.71.870.41.3
Middle26.60.623.90.622.00.831.11.541.11.4
High8.90.38.40.37.70.413.11.316.11.3
Education, ages 25–64Less than high school62.90.957.11.351.81.770.42.070.81.1
High school graduate34.10.631.80.728.70.844.31.549.01.4
At least some college17.60.416.50.414.50.427.11.130.31.2
Residence locationcMetropolitan31.90.526.30.521.40.545.81.157.30.9
  Large central metro35.50.827.40.919.40.946.51.657.71.1
  Large fringe metro24.00.920.60.917.31.037.21.849.62.2
  Medium metro33.71.028.41.024.21.049.92.161.82.5
  Small metro36.21.633.31.729.21.657.63.560.12.6
Micropolitan (nonmetro)37.61.635.41.532.11.551.44.163.14.3
Noncore (nonmetro)40.42.338.22.434.42.064.53.863.23.5
Activity limitations,c ages 18–64Basic activities53.01.251.21.346.11.571.72.171.52.3
Complex activities60.21.058.81.154.31.473.91.874.12.0
No activity limitations27.30.523.60.520.30.538.71.252.41.2

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.

Key: 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_2-1b: 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_2-1b.html