Table 16_4_5-1d

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_4_5.1d
People with a usual source of care, excluding hospital emergency rooms, who has office hours nights or weekends, by education,a United States, 2006
  TotalLess than high schoolHigh school graduateAt least some college
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 38.30.937.41.438.41.138.51.0
Age18–4444.01.143.32.045.01.843.81.3
45–6437.31.037.82.037.11.437.31.2
65 and over27.11.328.42.128.52.025.11.9
GenderMale39.21.038.91.840.71.538.51.2
Female37.60.936.21.636.71.238.61.0
RaceWhite, single race38.10.938.51.638.21.337.91.0
Black, single race39.01.532.02.637.71.743.92.3
Asian, single race41.73.0DSUDSU47.46.940.03.2
NHOPI, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
AI/AN, single race28.47.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Multiple races37.44.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
EthnicityNon-Hispanic, all races37.90.935.71.638.21.238.31.0
Non-Hispanic, White37.61.036.51.937.91.437.61.1
Non-Hispanic, Black39.11.531.92.737.91.743.92.4
Hispanic, all races41.61.742.52.540.53.141.42.8
Family incomebNegative/poor34.61.633.32.135.42.535.43.4
Near poor/low35.21.433.22.234.22.038.52.3
Middle38.61.240.12.338.81.737.91.5
High39.91.244.02.841.22.139.11.2
Employment status, ages 18–64Employed41.80.943.51.742.51.441.21.0
Not employed37.41.337.42.236.21.938.41.9
Health insurance, ages 18–64Any private42.01.046.11.942.01.441.41.0
Public only33.91.634.12.436.52.429.33.1
Uninsured39.41.937.92.840.22.739.93.3
Health insurance, age 65 and overMedicare only29.12.030.43.130.13.326.73.3
Medicare and private25.91.626.43.227.82.624.22.3
Medicare and other public28.72.629.43.5DSUDSUDSUDSU
Residence locationcMetropolitan40.80.940.41.541.21.340.61.1
  Large central metro41.11.242.72.243.01.739.61.4
  Large fringe metro46.61.543.93.148.02.546.61.6
  Medium metro36.12.638.43.136.53.235.12.8
  Small metro35.03.628.84.931.84.439.03.7
Nonmetropolitan27.41.827.12.728.32.226.72.0
  Micropolitan26.41.830.53.625.02.425.72.3
  Noncore29.33.522.04.034.83.628.94.3
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish38.00.936.21.538.11.238.31.0
Other42.21.941.92.643.33.742.03.3
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good39.60.939.71.540.21.339.21.0
Fair/poor30.71.331.12.029.01.932.12.1
Activity limitations,c age 18 and overBasic activities28.91.427.72.030.52.028.42.0
Complex activities30.61.629.32.630.82.531.52.4
Neither basic nor complex activities40.20.941.51.640.21.239.91.0

a People age 18 and over. Less than high school refers to fewer than 12 years of education; high school graduate, 12 years of education; and at least some college, more than 12 years of education.

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.

c For more information, see the MEPS 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: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Center for Financing, Access, and Cost Trends, Medical Expenditure Panel Survey.

 

Current as of March 2010
Internet Citation: Table 16_4_5-1d: 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_4_5-1d.html