Table 9_1_1-2c

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 9_1_1.2c
Adult current smokers with a checkup in the last 12 months who received advice to quit smoking, by family income,a United States, 2006
  TotalNegative/poorNear poor/lowMiddleHigh
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 64.41.262.72.666.83.064.02.264.62.6
Age18–4452.52.153.74.053.15.153.23.750.74.3
45–6473.41.673.83.372.54.371.92.974.73.0
65 and over75.53.0DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
GenderMale62.51.964.84.463.54.160.03.663.33.4
Female66.21.761.53.469.83.667.43.266.03.5
RaceWhite, single race63.81.562.03.665.43.563.92.463.72.9
Black, single race66.92.564.73.8DSUDSU65.75.2DSUDSU
Asian, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
NHOPI, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
AI/AN, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Multiple racesDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
EthnicityNon-Hispanic, all races65.31.361.62.869.73.165.02.365.32.6
Non-Hispanic, White64.91.660.74.068.83.565.12.564.62.9
Non-Hispanic, Black67.02.564.53.9DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Hispanic, all races53.43.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
EducationbLess than high school66.72.262.03.766.74.465.74.7DSUDSU
High school graduate64.72.167.34.768.34.663.93.362.94.3
At least some college62.72.3DSUDSU64.56.462.33.963.33.6
Employment status, ages 18–64Employed60.81.655.25.655.34.861.32.763.22.8
Not employed69.02.466.83.175.04.5DSUDSUDSUDSU
Health insurance, ages 18–64Any private63.81.8DSUDSU62.74.762.62.864.92.9
Public only69.92.770.93.365.85.2DSUDSUDSUDSU
Uninsured50.33.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Health insurance, age 65 and overMedicare onlyDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Medicare and private74.34.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Medicare and other publicDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Residence locationcMetropolitan65.51.465.03.167.53.566.22.464.12.8
  Large central metro61.62.565.64.060.37.064.64.356.35.3
  Large fringe metro66.93.3DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU65.05.3
  Medium metro69.42.8DSUDSUDSUDSU70.44.1DSUDSU
  Small metro64.94.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Nonmetropolitan60.32.955.85.764.36.554.95.3DSUDSU
  Micropolitan59.73.7DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
  Noncore61.44.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish65.01.362.12.768.93.064.32.265.12.6
Other54.04.8DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good61.21.557.43.558.74.261.22.563.32.7
Fair/poor76.32.271.53.982.23.876.64.1DSUDSU
Activity limitationscBasic activities78.32.275.13.683.74.481.63.6DSUDSU
Complex activities78.92.678.23.5DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Neither basic nor complex activities60.41.651.74.259.14.059.62.664.32.8

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_1-2c: 2009 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. March 2010. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr09/9_lifestyle_modification/T9_1_1-2c.html