Table 16_1_2-1c

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_2.1c
People under age 65 with public health insurance only,a by family income,b United States, 2007
  TotalNegative/poorNear poor/lowMiddleHigh
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 32.90.425.22.147.21.626.60.68.90.3
Age0–1739.90.712.71.063.91.323.91.06.60.6
18–4434.10.528.82.157.71.029.30.711.00.5
45–6424.30.521.61.754.71.525.00.88.00.4
RaceAI/AN only63.45.1DSUDSUDSUDSU43.36.7DSUDSU
Asian only26.51.4DSUDSU24.56.126.72.79.91.3
NHOPI only47.68.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Black only47.21.014.32.828.93.031.51.513.01.3
White only30.10.528.92.750.51.825.50.78.40.3
Multiple races46.92.0DSUDSUDSUDSU36.64.011.12.4
EthnicityHispanic, all races57.70.915.13.419.83.141.11.416.11.3
Non-Hispanic, all races28.10.526.92.450.11.723.90.68.40.3
Non-Hispanic, Black46.61.014.52.929.13.131.11.513.11.3
Non-Hispanic, White23.70.532.23.254.12.022.00.87.70.4
GenderMale33.20.522.72.942.42.128.00.79.90.4
Female32.60.526.52.450.11.825.20.67.90.4
Education, ages 25–64Less than high school62.90.918.22.339.82.244.61.623.32.2
High school graduate34.10.633.63.548.92.328.60.910.60.7
At least some college17.60.432.54.357.22.719.60.77.50.3
Residence locationcMetropolitan31.90.523.32.446.21.826.80.68.60.3
  Large central metro35.50.815.53.232.42.830.31.09.20.6
  Large fringe metro24.00.931.35.746.93.924.31.47.70.5
  Medium metro33.71.029.15.955.83.224.51.28.10.7
  Small metro36.21.626.17.458.74.927.31.811.61.5
Micropolitan (nonmetro)37.61.630.56.646.64.427.82.011.11.7
Noncore (nonmetro)40.42.331.95.654.55.422.82.611.82.1
Activity limitations,c ages 18–64Basic activities53.01.223.22.548.92.537.42.314.41.5
Complex activities60.21.020.04.744.24.645.52.219.91.5
No activity limitations27.30.530.34.450.52.725.70.88.60.5

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_2-1c: 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_2-1c.html