Table 2_1_5-2c

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 2_1_5.2c
Adults age 40 and over with diagnosed diabetes who received a flu shot in the last 12 months,a by family income,b United States, 2006
  TotalNegative/poorNear poor/lowMiddleHigh
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 59.11.655.73.354.72.955.22.866.12.8
Age40–5951.42.251.04.542.74.445.64.061.64.0
60 and over71.52.063.45.073.92.870.53.573.33.4
GenderMale55.12.651.86.057.24.349.14.458.94.4
Female62.82.058.03.952.74.060.43.775.53.6
RaceWhite, single race61.21.957.64.554.73.357.53.568.23.3
Black, single race49.63.353.85.347.85.1DSUDSUDSUDSU
Asian, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
NHOPI, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
AI/AN, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Multiple racesDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
EthnicityNon-Hispanic, all races61.61.858.34.156.63.458.03.367.43.0
Non-Hispanic, White64.32.262.36.155.94.160.74.270.03.5
Non-Hispanic, Black49.93.4DSUDSU48.45.2DSUDSUDSUDSU
Hispanic, all races46.42.947.05.647.25.842.34.3DSUDSU
EducationcLess than high school52.82.758.24.456.04.841.64.2DSUDSU
High school graduate59.02.6DSUDSU53.84.759.55.063.95.0
At least some college63.02.5DSUDSUDSUDSU59.94.569.03.4
Employment status, ages 40–64Employed53.02.8DSUDSUDSUDSU47.05.162.13.9
Not employed60.12.951.74.959.35.164.95.8DSUDSU
Health insurance, ages 40–64Any private57.62.7DSUDSUDSUDSU53.84.662.23.4
Public only55.63.648.45.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Uninsured44.95.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Health insurance, age 65 and overMedicare only75.43.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Medicare and private74.83.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU74.75.0
Medicare and other public73.94.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Residence locationdMetropolitan58.71.856.83.754.43.554.83.264.33.1
  Large central metro56.12.954.55.149.04.954.25.062.65.6
  Large fringe metro54.44.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU57.06.1
  Medium metro63.33.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Small metro65.75.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Nonmetropolitan61.03.3DSUDSU55.85.3DSUDSUDSUDSU
  Micropolitan66.43.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Noncore52.15.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish59.91.756.73.854.73.256.23.166.32.9
Other52.73.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good58.02.158.25.653.44.151.63.564.23.3
Fair/poor60.92.354.34.456.04.262.14.771.65.8
Activity limitationsdBasic activities63.62.761.04.659.74.258.65.777.46.5
Complex activities66.42.758.85.263.64.7DSUDSUDSUDSU
Neither basic nor complex activities55.82.148.75.946.73.852.43.463.33.1

a Estimates are age adjusted to the 2000 standard population using two age groups: 40–59 and 60 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.

c 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.

d 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 2_1_5-2c: 2009 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. March 2010. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr09/2_diabetes/T2_1_5-2c.html