Table 22_1_1-1c

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 22_1_1.1c
Medicare beneficiaries age 65 and over who had an influenza vaccination in the last winter, by income,a United States, 2005
  TotalNegative/poorNear poor/lowMiddleHigh
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 64.60.756.01.661.
85 and over73.
Multiple races/other57.44.957.19.559.76.862.86.842.59.0
EthnicityNon-Hispanic, White67.10.761.51.864.91.466.
Non-Hispanic, Black49.62.347.44.445.53.452.24.464.36.5
Non-Hispanic, other65.
Hispanic, all races52.32.846.03.953.83.554.44.763.87.6
Health insuranceMedicare and Medicaid55.81.854.72.657.
Medicare HMO68.71.865.47.763.82.968.
Medicare and private67.50.864.32.466.61.666.
Medicare fee for service only46.01.937.64.447.
Residence locationMSA64.20.853.
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good64.00.854.71.960.01.464.
Functional limitationsNo limitation61.80.850.42.557.71.762.
IADLs only69.01.562.33.666.32.771.
1–2 ADLs69.21.360.52.964.
Three or more ADLs69.31.559.84.969.02.472.32.779.14.6
At least 1 ADL/IADL69.10.960.

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

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

Key: AI/AN: American Indian or Alaska Native; API: Asian or Pacific Islander; 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_1-1c: 2009 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. March 2010. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD.