Table 22_1_1-1b

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 22_1_1.1b
Medicare beneficiaries age 65 and over who had an influenza vaccination in the last winter,a by ethnicity, United States, 2005
    Non-Hispanic  
  TotalAll racesWhiteBlackHispanic, all races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 64.60.765.60.767.10.749.62.352.32.8
Age65–7458.11.159.21.160.31.148.93.245.83.4
75–8471.20.871.90.973.50.951.32.861.83.8
85 and over73.31.274.01.376.21.348.75.362.15.2
GenderMale65.41.066.71.067.81.156.13.549.03.7
Female64.00.964.80.966.60.945.42.754.73.5
IncomebNegative/poor56.01.658.71.761.51.847.44.446.03.9
Near poor/low61.81.262.61.364.91.445.53.453.83.5
Middle65.50.966.01.066.71.052.24.454.44.7
High70.81.371.01.371.61.464.36.563.87.6
Health insuranceMedicare and Medicaid55.81.858.62.061.42.543.74.546.83.4
Medicare HMO68.71.869.31.870.41.864.55.163.16.1
Medicare and private67.50.868.00.868.70.854.93.656.24.7
Medicare fee for service only46.01.946.81.949.72.231.74.636.68.1
Residence locationMSA64.20.865.50.867.20.950.12.650.73.0
Non-MSA66.21.366.21.367.31.446.93.268.06.6
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good64.00.864.80.866.20.846.82.752.63.2
Fair/poor67.11.169.11.271.51.356.03.652.04.0
Functional limitationsNo limitation61.80.862.60.863.70.949.53.449.03.4
IADLs only69.01.570.01.572.81.645.24.659.16.0
1–2 ADLs69.21.370.21.372.41.349.64.756.65.0
Three or more ADLs69.31.571.11.673.11.856.75.854.36.7
At least 1 ADL/IADL69.10.970.30.972.71.049.72.856.94.0

a Estimates are for full-year community residents age 65 and over.

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.

Key: HMO: health maintenance organization; MSA: metropolitan statistical area; IADLs: instrumental activities of daily living; ADLs: activities of daily living; SE: standard error.

Source: Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, Medicare Current Beneficiary Survey.

 

Current as of March 2010
Internet Citation: Table 22_1_1-1b: 2009 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. March 2010. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr09/18_populations/T22_1_1-1b.html