Table 16_1_4-1c

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_4.1c
Adults age 65 and over with any private health insurance,a by family income,b United States, 2007
  TotalNegative/poorNear poor/lowMiddleHigh
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 56.40.825.22.147.21.659.61.470.11.5
RaceAI/AN onlyDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Asian only35.43.2DSUDSU24.56.134.85.852.55.7
NHOPI onlyDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Black only36.51.914.32.828.93.042.43.668.14.7
White only59.40.928.92.750.51.861.91.571.01.5
Multiple races49.67.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
EthnicityHispanic, all races26.62.215.13.419.83.129.24.351.05.9
Non-Hispanic, all races58.60.926.92.450.11.761.41.470.81.5
Non-Hispanic, Black36.91.914.52.929.13.143.13.768.04.7
Non-Hispanic, White62.01.032.23.254.12.064.01.571.71.5
GenderMale56.61.022.72.942.42.157.91.771.41.6
Female56.20.926.52.450.11.860.91.568.81.7
EducationLess than high school42.61.518.22.339.82.254.62.560.74.2
High school graduate57.41.333.63.548.92.362.42.066.32.3
At least some college65.71.232.54.357.22.762.31.973.81.6
Residence locationcMetropolitan55.11.023.32.446.21.856.91.568.81.6
  Large central metro42.81.715.53.232.42.842.32.662.83.0
  Large fringe metro59.71.831.35.746.93.958.43.071.22.4
  Medium metro63.21.829.15.955.83.266.32.876.23.0
  Small metro61.12.926.17.458.74.969.63.863.54.9
Micropolitan (nonmetro)60.12.430.56.646.64.467.03.975.54.8
Noncore (nonmetro)62.12.931.95.654.55.471.14.478.54.2
Activity limitationscBasic activities53.21.323.22.548.92.561.02.370.12.6
Complex activities45.42.420.04.744.24.653.05.067.05.8
No activity limitations60.81.230.34.450.52.763.52.171.42.2

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.

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_4-1c: 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_4-1c.html