Table 18_2_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 18_2_2.1b
Adults age 65 and over who received influenza vaccination within the past year, by ethnicity, California, 2007
  TotalAll racesWhiteBlackAll racesMexicanPuerto RicanCentral AmericanSouth American
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 68.90.769.90.770.70.755.
Health insuranceMedicare and private71.70.872.00.772.90.759.
Medicare and public64.91.865.
Medicare only57.72.559.82.457.42.345.511.548.17.948.49.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Family incomeaNegative/poor64.62.466.32.860.33.452.
Near poor/low65.31.765.31.864.91.844.76.365.13.864.94.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
EducationLess than high school65.
High school graduate68.31.369.21.369.11.354.
At least some college70.40.770.90.772.00.759.23.664.
Residence locationUrban69.20.770.30.771.40.755.
English proficiencyEnglish only69.70.769.70.771.10.755.
Well/very well67.21.968.92.365.92.545.311.664.73.464.13.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Not well/not at all66.32.774.54.1DSUDSUDSUDSU60.43.659.14.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Born in U.S.Yes69.90.770.10.771.00.755.

a 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 300 percent of the poverty line; and high, 300 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.

DSU - Data do not meet the criteria for statistical reliability, data quality, or confidentiality.

Key: SE: standard error.

Source: University of California, Los Angeles, Center for Health Policy Research, California Health Interview Survey.


Current as of March 2010
Internet Citation: Table 18_2_2-1b: 2009 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. March 2010. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD.