Table 16_1_3-1c

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_3.1c
People under age 65 with any private health insurance,a by family income,b United States, 2007
  TotalNegative/poorNear poor/lowMiddleHigh
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 66.80.421.
RaceAI/AN only36.
Asian only73.21.435.84.749.43.772.92.890.01.3
Black only51.
White only69.70.523.41.640.
Multiple races52.
EthnicityHispanic, all races41.
Non-Hispanic, all races71.70.526.41.644.
Non-Hispanic, Black52.
Non-Hispanic, White76.20.532.
Education, ages 25–64Less than high school36.
High school graduate65.60.621.51.642.11.471.20.989.40.7
At least some college82.30.432.91.953.81.380.30.792.50.3
Residence locationcMetropolitan67.80.522.01.439.80.973.00.691.30.4
  Large central metro64.10.819.31.937.71.569.
  Large fringe metro75.80.924.42.841.
  Medium metro65.
  Small metro63.61.627.54.740.
Micropolitan (nonmetro)62.11.621.
Noncore (nonmetro)59.32.315.72.540.
Activity limitations,c ages 18–64Basic activities46.
Complex activities39.
No activity limitations72.60.538.

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_3-1c: 2009 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. March 2010. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD.