Table 9_1_1-2a

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 9_1_1.2a
Adult current smokers with a checkup in the last 12 months who received advice to quit smoking, by race, United States, 2006
    Single race  
  TotalWhiteBlackAsianNHOPIAI/ANMultiple races
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 64.41.263.81.566.92.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Age18–4452.52.151.72.453.14.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
45–6473.41.672.81.977.23.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
65 and over75.53.075.03.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
GenderMale62.51.961.02.266.53.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Female66.21.766.32.067.43.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Family incomeaNegative/poor62.72.662.03.664.73.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Near poor/low66.83.065.43.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Middle64.02.263.92.465.75.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
High64.62.663.72.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
EducationbLess than high school66.72.267.12.665.25.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
High school graduate64.72.165.12.461.54.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
At least some college62.72.360.72.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Employment status, ages 18–64Employed60.81.660.51.859.43.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Not employed69.02.467.93.074.23.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Health insurance, ages 18–64Any private63.81.863.32.063.24.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Public only69.92.769.83.671.43.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Uninsured50.33.749.24.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Health insurance, age 65 and overMedicare onlyDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Medicare and private74.34.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Medicare and other publicDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Residence locationcMetropolitan65.51.464.91.867.02.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Large central metro61.62.558.83.467.13.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Large fringe metro66.93.366.93.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Medium metro69.42.869.93.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Small metro64.94.264.24.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Nonmetropolitan60.32.959.93.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Micropolitan59.73.759.14.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Noncore61.44.861.85.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish65.01.364.51.567.02.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Other54.04.850.05.4DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good61.21.560.71.761.43.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Fair/poor76.32.275.82.679.84.1DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Activity limitationscBasic activities78.32.276.12.885.33.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Complex activities78.92.676.83.486.43.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Neither basic nor complex activities60.41.660.71.857.13.6DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU

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 400 percent of the poverty line; and high, 400 percent of the poverty line and over.

b 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.

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 9_1_1-2a: 2009 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. March 2010. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr09/9_lifestyle_modification/T9_1_1-2a.html